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On this Date 1982 - HOF Dwight Clark and "The Catch"

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 01/10/18, 5:30AM EST

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On this day in history in the NCSHOF, future football star Dwight Clark made what has become known as “The Catch.”

January 10, 1982 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, future football star Dwight Clark made what has become known as “The Catch.” Born in Kinston and a high school star at Garinger in Charlotte, Clark hauled in the pass from QB Joe Montana to lift the San Francisco 49ers over the Dallas Cowboys, 28-21. Clark was inducted into the NCSHOF in 1997.

Dwight Clark - NCSHOF