The Bengals and Dalton come to a contract extension agreement. The six year deal is valued at $115 million dollars. Teammate AJ Green is pleased the 2011 second-round draft pick will be remaining in Cincinnati:
A lot of people give him crap about not winning a playoff game, but we’ve made the playoffs the last three seasons.
NFC champion San Francisco captures its third Super Bowl of the 1980s by defeating AFC champion Cincinnati 20-16. Rice is named MVP – his 11 catches for 215 yards is a new Super Bowl-record. Montana also sets a new Super Bowl-record completing 23 of 36 passes for 357 yards and two touchdowns.
Ray Wersching’s Super Bowl record-tying four field goals and Joe Montana’s controlled passing help lift the San Francisco 49ers to their first NFL championship with a 26-21 victory over Cincinnati.