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This Day in The Bay: A Victory at Candlestick Park


September 16, 1990

On this day in The Bay, quarterback Joe Montana lit up Candlestick Park, completing 29-of-44 passes for 390 yards in the 49ers 26-13 victory over Washington.

Receiver John Taylor hauled in eight passes for 160 yards, including a 49-yard score. Montana also connected with Jerry Rice on a 12-yard touchdown pass. Montana finished the 1990 regular season with 3,944 yards, the most in his NFL career, and led the 49ers to a 14-2 record.

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