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  • This Day In Sports History (January 24th) – Super Bowl XVI

    This Day In Sports History (January 24th) – Super Bowl XVI

    It was on this day in 1982 that Super Bowl XVI was held at the Pontiac Silverdome, home of the Detroit Lions. The San Francisco 49ers defeated the Cincinnati Bengals 26-21 to capture the franchise’s first Super Bowl title. The 49ers took a 20-0 first half lead, led by quarterback Joe Montana, who ran for […]