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- Dwight Clark: Dwight Edward Clark is a former American football wide receiver and executive. He played for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League 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.
- also known as Dwight Edward Clark
- born on (59 years ago) in Kinston
- nationality: United States of America
- profession: American football player
- parent of Mac Clark
- filmography: played Blade Steel in "Kindergarten Ninja"
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- profession: Actor
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by George B. Kirsch, Othello Harris, Claire Elaine Nolte
They are images that we have all seen, read about, and talked about: quarterback Joe Montana being swarmed by a Dallas Cowboy onrush and yet somehow finding Dwight Clark in the back of the end zone with what football historians have termed "the Catch"; Joe DiMaggio ,* the Yankee Clipper and fifty-six consecutive-game-hitting-streak "phenom," gripping ...
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