Dwight Clark Autographed Photo “The Catch”
This 8.5″x11″ color photo of 49ers’ Dwight Clark catching the pass from Joe Montana that would become known in NFL history as ‘The Catch’ scoring the winning touchdown against Dallas Cowboys to advance to Super Bowl XVI comes signed in black sharpie by Dwight Clark. The photo includes a letter of authenticity from Memorabilia Center.
Dwight Edward Clark (born January 8, 1957) is a former American football wide receiver and executive. He played for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League (NFL) from 1979 to 1987. With the 49ers, Clark played on two Super Bowl championship teams. He caught the winning touchdown pass thrown by quarterback Joe Montana in the NFC Championship Game in January 1982 against the Dallas Cowboys. The play, immortalized as “The Catch,” propelled the 49ers to their first Super Bowl championship. Clark played college football at Clemson University before being drafted by the 49ers in the 10th round of the 1979 NFL Draft. He served as the general manager of the 49ers in 1998 and in the same capacity with the Cleveland Browns from 1998 to 2002.