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This Day in The Bay: Joe Montana Throws Over 400 Yards


November 4, 1990

On this day, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Joe Montana threw for 411 yards and three touchdowns during the team's 24-20 win over the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field.

Wide receivers Jerry Rice and John Taylor and tight end Brent Jones were on the receiving end of Montana's scoring throws. Rice caught six passes for 187 yards. Packers quarterback Don Majkowski was under heavy pressure from the 49ers front seven. Defensive ends Dennis Brown, Charles Haley, Larry Roberts and linebacker Bill Romanowski all recorded sacks. The 49ers improved their record to 8-0 under coach George Seifert.

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