Joe Montana

Joe Montana

American football player, quarterback

Joe Montana (Joe Cool) is an American football player who has entered the National Football League's Hall of Fame due to his success as a quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers. Joe was born on June 11, 1956, in New Eagle, Pennsylvania, United States.

Joe Montana helped the 49ers to four Super Bowl victories during his career, resulting in three Super Bowl MVP titles. He is an all time leader in passing yards and touchdown passes. He earned his nickname, Joe Cool from his ability to lead his team to a victory in the final minutes of a game, which he succeeded in thirty one times. Joe is also responsible for the most career playoff attempts, completions, touchdowns, and yards gained passing.

Joe Montana was the fifth NFL quarterback to ever exceed more than forty-thousand passing yards, and ranked third all-time in completions when he had retired. When he retired, his career Super Bowl passing rating is 127.8, and he held the slot of number one in most passes completed, most consecutive completions in a game, most yards gained passing in his career and a game, and the most touchdown passes through his career

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August 13, 2020
WebWire
While this may not be the launch moment we planned for, when a partnership nearly two centuries in the making comes together, it's a reminder that history's best teams are built over time. Guinness is proud to announce it is now a partner and Official Beer of Notre Dame Fighting Irish Alumni and Fans, a group that numbers well over 40 million across the U.S. Our seven-year partnership will unite two Irish institutions and bring to life new traditions, like raising a Guinness toast to hono...
Jake Bright
May 9, 2019
TechCrunch
The African no-fee, cross-border payment startup Chipper Cash has raised a $2.4 million seed round led by Deciens Capital. The payments company also persuaded 500 Startups and Liquid 2 Ventures -- co-founded by Joe Montana -- to join the round. Chipper Cash's Ugandan chief executive, Ham Serunjogi, pitched the U.S. football legend directly. "He was [...]

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