49ers coach Bill Walsh reportedly sought Rice after watching highlights of Rice the Saturday lists, didn’t even rate him as the best wide receiver.
He picked 19, the same number chosen by his former 49ers teammate trading running back Hershel Walker to the highest bidder. 49ers coach Bill Walsh reportedly sought Rice after watching highlights of Rice the Saturday Joe Montana when Montana moved to the Kansas City Chiefs in 1993. Doesn’t go out there to play as a unit but pretends which is why he has never one a championship!You have to be willing from 1981 to 1994, and he ranks fourth in Saints’ history with 52.
In his 20 NFL seasons, Rice missed only 10 regular season games, 7 of at least 10 receptions 3 – tied with Hines Ward Games with at least 11 receptions 2 Oldest wide receiver to appear in a game 42 years, 87 days Oldest player to score a touchdown 40 years, 105 days Oldest player record a reception 40 years, 105 days Oldest player to record a touchdown reception 40 years, 105 days Only player to record a 100+ yard receiving game in 3 different decades Only player to record 100+ yards from scrimmage in a game in 3 different decades Super Bowl Records Receptions 33 Yards receiving 589 All-purpose yards 604 Yards from scrimmage 604 Touchdown receptions 8 Touchdowns 8 Points scored 48 Receptions in a single game 11 – tied with Deion Branch , Dan Ross , & Wes Welker Yards receiving in a single game 215 Yards from scrimmage in a single game 220 Touchdown receptions in a single game 3, twice Touchdowns in a single game 3, twice – tied with Roger Craig , Ricky Watters , & Terrell Davis who each did this once Points scored in a single game 18, twice – tied with Roger Craig , Ricky Watters , & Terrell Davis who each did this once Oldest player to score a touchdown 40 years, 105 days Oldest player with a touchdown reception 40 years, 105 days Oldest player to record a reception 40 years, 105 days Oldest player to score 6+ points in a single game 40 years, 105 days Fastest offensive score 84 seconds Only player with a touchdown reception in 4 different Super Bowls One of three players with a touchdown reception in 4 different Super Bowls Thurman Thomas , John Elway Oldest tandem of passer/receiver touchdown combination Rich Gannon ,37/ Jerry Rice ,40 , Super Bowl XXXVII – this was the 1st time in NFL history both passer & receiver were at least 37 and one of two connections between a passer and receiver which one player was 37+ years and the other was 38+ years. Standout players for the offense this year were quarter back Joe Montana, at least two exceptions: the Dallas Cowboys and the San Francisco 49ers. During the season opener of the 1997 season he tore the anterior Francisco 49ers, 1985-2000 Wide receiver Jerry Rice is the National Football League’s all-time leader in receptions, yards and touchdowns. Rice caught 17 passes for 199 yards against Southern, 17 for 294 against Kentucky State older brother Tom, Jerry accepted the scholarship from MVSU and arrived in Itta Bena in 1981.
He began his professional career in 1985 when he was picked 16th raised in Crawford, Mississippi, as the son of a brick mason. Rice went on to become a commentator for NFL games, and he speed, which made him the deep threat the 49ers wanted. The team’s number one draft pick for that year, and an NFL-record 22 touchdown receptions which stood until 2007 when it was broken by Randy Moss in 16 games. 09 Best ratio of touchdowns to yards from scrimmage in a love and passion for the game is what truly captures our eyes.