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    John E. Williams III has been a San Francisco 49ers fan since John Brodie was throwing touchdown passes at Candlestick Park in the 1970s. So he was excited about the prospects of scoring a ticket to make the trip to Seattle in January to watch the rivals battle in the NFC Championship Game.

  • 11 Dec 1988: Quarterback Joe Montana of the San Francisco 49ers looks on during a game against the New Orleans Saints at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. The 49ers won the game, 30-17. Mandatory Credit: Otto Greule /Allsport

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    Super Bowl XIX ended in a win for Joe Montana and the 49ers over a young Dan Marino, but the Hall of Fame quarterbacks will have one more chance to go head-to-head.

  • Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Joe Montana, left, and former wide receiver Dwight Clark are shown before an NFL football game between the San Francisco 49ers and the St. Louis Rams in San Francisco, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

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  • New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, right, congratulates teammate Brandon Lloyd after Loyd's five-yard touchdown pass from Brady during the second half of an AFC divisional playoff NFL football game against the Houston Texans in Foxborough, Mass., Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

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  • Column: Brady will get another chance at legacy

    Tom Brady was one of the last ones out of the shower, perhaps hoping some extra hot water would help take the sting out of a crushing Super Bowl loss. In a nearly deserted New England Patriots locker room, he sat wearily pulling on his boots, the pained look on his face never changing.

  • New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and coach Tom Coughlin celebrate their 21-17 Super Bowl XLVI victory over the New England Patriots on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2012, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

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  • San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis is greeted by head coach Jim Harbaugh after scoring on a 14-yard touchdown reception against the New Orleans Saints during the fourth quarter Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012, in San Francisco. The 49ers won 36-32. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    Late 49ers TD caps off wild win against Saints

    What a way to celebrate the 30-year anniversary of "The Catch."

  • 11 N. Dame athletes arrested on drinking charges

    The son of former Notre Dame standout Joe Montana was among 11 Fighting Irish athletes arrested on misdemeanor charges of underage drinking at a party Friday night.

  • Brady is clear choice as MVP

    NEW YORK (AP) — For all their achievements, past MVPs John Unitas, Dan Marino and Joe Montana never had a season like Tom Brady's 2007.

  • Former Ford dealer in hostage situation

    Here's my dream scenario: The Countdown to 756 drags on into September ... and Ted Koppel comes out of retirement to launch a new program: "The Bonds Crisis — Bud Selig Held Hostage."

  • Bill Walsh, Hall of Fame coach, dead at 75

    SAN FRANCISCO — Bill Walsh, the groundbreaking football coach who won three Super Bowls and perfected the ingenious schemes that became known as the West Coast offense during a Hall of Fame career with the San Francisco 49ers, has died. He was 75.

  • Bill Walsh, Hall of Fame coach, dead at 75

    SAN FRANCISCO — Bill Walsh, the groundbreaking football coach who won three Super Bowls and perfected the ingenious schemes that became known as the West Coast offense during a Hall of Fame career with the San Francisco 49ers, has died. He was 75.

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  • As a result, he said, he suffered "economic discrimination and violation of public accommodation solely" because his credit card was not issued in the restrictive states or Canada - "which is not even part of the United States."

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  • "Bittersweet is probably the best way to put it because there are a lot of great memories that took place there," Montana said. "But everyone will admit that it's not the ultimate in a field you would want to be known for."

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