It's a connection that San Francisco 49ers supporters -- and NFL fans, for that matter -- are very familiar with. One of the most exciting and prolific in league history.
Steve Young to Jerry Rice, a duo that connected for a one-time league record of 85 touchdowns.
While the Hall of Famers took a backseat to Colin Kaepernick and the rest of the 49ers on Monday, Young and Rice had their time to shine before the game. To the delight of fans in attendance for San Francisco's matchup with Atlanta, the last regular-season game at Candlestick Park, the 49ers legends tossed the pigskin around one last time in the stadium they helped make famous.
San Francisco fans had a lot more to cheer about on Monday, as the 49ers topped the Falcons and clinched a playoff berth.
Author Daniel Brown Talks 49ers