This Day in Football: January 10
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This Day in Football: January 10

On this day in 1982, Joe Montana made a historic throw to wide receiver Dwight Clark, who made an even better catch – “The Catch”.

Montana and Clark’s connection in the back of the end … MORE ►

Remembering Freddie Solomon
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Remembering Freddie Solomon

Former Dolphins and 49ers wide receiver, Freddie Solomon, passed away February 13th at the age of 59. “Fabulous Freddie” won two Super Bowl titles with San Francisco (1981, 1984) and was an integral part … MORE ►

Tournament of Touchdown Shots: Round 3, Game 2
Holiday Tournament Bracket, Round 3

Tournament of Touchdown Shots: Round 3, Game 2

The Parcells region of the Holiday Tournament of Touchdown Shots, is the only bracket that saw the top two seeds advance to the regional final.

Today, top-seeded “The Catch” goes up against Marshawn Lynch’s “Beast … MORE ►

Tournament of Touchdown Shots: Round 2, Game 5
Holiday Tournament Bracket, Round 2, TCIPF Staff

Tournament of Touchdown Shots: Round 2, Game 5

In Round 1 of the Holiday Tournament of Touchdown Shots, Ray Nitschke’s interception return barely edged Terrell Owens’ “The Catch II”, to advance.

Well Nitshcke’s play has an uphill battle in Round 2, Game 5 … MORE ►

Films Encore: “The Catch”
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Films Encore: “The Catch”

Today we are focusing on the 30th anniversary of “The Catch,” one of the most famous plays in NFL history, and one of the most important for Joe Montana, Dwight Clark, and the San … MORE ►

Tournament of Touchdown Shots: Round 1, Game 1
Holiday Tournament Bracket, Round 1, TCIPF Staff

Tournament of Touchdown Shots: Round 1, Game 1

Today we begin our 2011-2012 TCIPF Holiday Tournament of Touchdown Shots!  Game 1 of Round 1 matches The Catch vs. Tomlinson’s Stiff-Arm.

Remember to vote for the best shot, not touchdown.

The Catch (1)

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The Catch
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The Catch

Dwight Clark catches a touchdown pass by Joe Montana to beat the Dallas Cowboys in the NFC Championship Game.  This famous play and shot will forever be called, “The Catch”

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