Joe Montana leads participants in “Legends of Candlestick Game”

The San Francisco 49ers announced today that the “Legends of Candlestick” flag football game will be played on Saturday, July 12, 2014. A game that features many 49ers Hall of Fame players including QB Joe Montana, WR Jerry Rice, QB Steve Young, RB Roger Craig, and WR Dwight Clark, it will mark the last game ever at Candlestick.

These legends will face off against a familiar foe in former Miami Dolphins and Hall of Fame QB Dan Marino. The full roster has yet to be announced but you can be sure it will be filled with living legends as they pay tribute one last time as they say “Farwell to the ‘Stick.” Tickets went on pre-sale this morning for season-ticket holders at 10 a.m. and are limited to 12 tickets per order.

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