ESPN.com has come out with it’s list of the top quarterback performances in Super Bowl history and three of the top five and four of the top 10 are from the San Francisco 49ers. Topping the list was Joe Montana’s 297-yard, five-touchdown performance against the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 24. Montana completed 22-of-29 passes enroute to earning his third Super Bowl MVP award as San Francisco crushed the Broncos, 55-10. Steve Young landed at number-two with his six-touchdown performance against the San Diego Chargers in Super Bowl 29.
Young finished the evening 24-of-36 passing for 325 yards as the 49ers beat the Chargers, 49-26. Landing at number-five was Montana’s 331-yard, four-touchdown game against the Miami Dolphins in Super Bowl 19. The Raiders made the list at number-13 with Jim Plunkett passing for 261 yards and three TD’s in Oakland’s 27-10 victory over Philadelphia in Super Bowl 15.