Joe Montana, one of football's greatest stars, led the San Francisco 49ers to four Super Bowl championships during the 1980s. Two of the four Super Bowl wins were won consecutively in 1989 and 1990.Continue Reading
Joe Montana was drafted by the 49ers in the late third round by coach Bill Walsh. He attended the University of Notre Dame, where he also played football. Montana ended his football career with the Kansas City Chiefs in 1993. In 2000, he was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. He was known by his teammates, family members, friends and fans as an inspirational leader. Montana was also known as one of the great passers of his time. He was named MVP by the NFL three times.
As of 2014, Joe Montana resides in North Carolina wine country with his wife and kids. Montana is tied with 31 other football players for the second most Super Bowl rings as a player. Charles Haley has a total of five rings and holds the record for the most Super Bowl rings as of 2014. Haley won two Super Bowls with the 49ers and two with the Cowboys. Montana is considered by many to be one of the greatest football players of all time.Learn more about American Football