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49ers beat Bengals in Super Bowl XXIII 26 years ago today

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The San Francisco 49ers will not be taking part in the Super Bowl this year, but that does not mean we can't enjoy a trip down memory lane. 26 years ago today, the 49ers defeated the Cincinnati Bengals in Super Bowl XXIII.

Some of you might recall that little game. Joe Montana had himself a nice little drive at some point, capped off by a touchdown pass to John Taylor. The 49ers won 20-16. It was kind of memorable! And speaking of which, you can re-watch the drive in the video above. It opens with several key plays leading up to the final drive, and then goes through each play of that game-winning drive. It is always worth a watch.

I was doing some poking around at YouTube, and I came across one other video. It is all the pre-game ceremonies from that day. It's pretty random, but it was kind of amusing and worth sharing.