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Posted: January 23, 1989

Super Bowl XXIII
San Francisco 20, Cincinnati 16

SuperBowl.com wire reports

Joe Robbie Stadium
Miami, Florida
January 22, 1989
Attendance:75,129
MVP: Jerry Rice, WR, San Francisco

SCORING
  1 2 3 4 OT T
Cincinnati 0 3 10 3   16
San Francisco 3 0 3 14   20
1st Quarter
SF FG Cofer 41, 11:46
2nd Quarter
CIN FG Breech 34, 13:41
3rd Quarter
CIN FG Breech 43,  9:15
SF FG Cofer 32, 14:10
CIN Jennings 93 kick return  (Breech  kick), 14:26
4th Quarter
SF Rice 14 pass from Montana (Cofer kick), 0:57
CIN FG Breech 40, 11:40
SF Taylor 10 pass from Montana (Cofer   kick), 14:26
CINCINNATI BENGALS
Total First Downs 13
Rushing 7
Passing 6
Penalty 0
Total Net Yardage 229
Total Offensive Plays 58
Avg. Gain per Offensive Play 3.9
Rushes 28
Yards Gained Rushing (Net) 106
Average Yards per Rush 3.8
Passes Attempted 25
Passes Completed 11
Had Intercepted 1
Tackled Attempting to Pass 5
Yards Lost Attempting to Pass 21
Yards Gained Passing (Net) 123
Punts 5
Average Distance 44.2
Punt Returns 2
Punt Return Yardage 5
Kickoff Returns 3
Kickoff Return Yardage 132
Interception Return Yardage 0
Fumbles 1
Own Fumbles Recovered 1
Opponent Fumbles Recovered 1
Penalties 7
Yards Penalized 65
Total Points Scored 16
Touchdowns 1
Rushing 0
Passing 0
Returns 1
Extra Points 1
Field Goals 3
Fields Goals Attempted 3
Safeties 0
Third-Down Efficiency 4/13
Fourth-Down Efficiency 0/1
Time of Possession 32:36
SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS
Total First Downs 23
Rushing 6
Passing 16
Penalty 1
Total Net Yardage 453
Total Offensive Plays 67
Avg. Gain per Offensive Play 6.8
Rushes 27
Yards Gained Rushing (Net) 112
Average Yards per Rush 4.1
Passes Attempted 36
Passes Completed 23
Had Intercepted 0
Tackled Attempting to Pass 4
Yards Lost Attempting to Pass 16
Yards Gained Passing (Net) 341
Punts 4
Average Distance 37
Punt Returns 3
Punt Return Yardage 56
Kickoff Returns 5
Kickoff Return Yardage 77
Interception Return Yardage 0
Fumbles 4
Own Fumbles Recovered 3
Opponent Fumbles Recovered 0
Penalties 4
Yards Penalized 32
Total Points Scored 20
Touchdowns 2
Rushing 0
Passing 2
Returns 0
Extra Points 2
Field Goals 2
Fields Goals Attempted 4
Safeties 0
Third-Down Efficiency 4/13
Fourth-Down Efficiency 0/0
Time of Possession 27:24
Passing CP/AT YDS TD INT
Esiason 11/25 144 0 1
Rushing CAR YDS TD LG
Woods 20 79 0 10
Brooks 6 24 0 11
Jennings 1 3 0 3
Esiason 1 0 0 0
Receiving REC YDS TD LG
Collinsworth 3 40 0 23
Brown 3 32 0 17
Brooks 2 32 0 20
McGee 2 23 0 18
Hillary 1 17 0 17
Interceptions INT YDS LG TD
None -- -- -- --
Punting NO AVG LG BLK
Johnson 5 44.2 63 0
Punt Returns NO/FC YDS LG TD
Horton 1/0 5 5 0
Hillary 1/0 0 0 0
Kickoff Returns NO YDS LG TD
Jennings 2 117 93t 1
Brooks 1 15 15 0
 
Offense
Player Pos
Kozerski, Bruce C
Montoya, Max G
Reimers, Bruce G
Blados, Brian T
Munoz, Anthony T
Holman, Rodney TE
Brown, Eddie WR
McGee, Tim WR
Brooks, James RB
Woods, Ickey RB
Esiason, Boomer QB
Defense
Player Pos
Krumrie, Tim NT
Buck, Jason DE
Skow, Jim DE
White, Leon OLB
Williams, Reggie OLB
Kelly, Joe ILB
Zander, Carl ILB
Billups, Lewis CB
Thomas, Eric CB
Wilcots, Solomon FS
Fulcher, David SS
Substitutes
Player
Barker, Leo
Brady, Ed
Breech, Jim
Bussey, Barney
Collinsworth, Cris
Dixon, Rickey
Douglas, David
Edwards, Eddie
Grant, David
Hillary, Ira
Horton, Ray
Jennings, Stanford
Johnson, Lee 
King, Emanuel
Logan, Marc 
McClendon, Skip 
Parker, Carl
Riggs, Jim
Rourke, Jim 
Schonert, Turk
Smith, Daryl
Smith, David A.
Did Not Play
Player
Norseth, Mike
Passing CP/AT YDS TD INT
Montana 23/36 357 2 0
Rushing CAR YDS TD LG
Craig 17 71 0 13
Rathman 5 23 0 11
Montana 4 13 0 11
Rice 1 5 0 5
Receiving REC YDS TD LG
Rice 11 215 1 44
Craig 8 101 0 40
Frank 2 15 0 8
Rathman 1 16 0 16
Taylor 1 10 1 10t
Interceptions INT YDS LG TD
Romanowski 1 0 0 0
Punting NO AVG LG BLK
Helton 4 37 55 0
Punt Returns NO/FC YDS LG TD
Taylor 3/1 56 45 0
 
Kickoff Returns NO YDS LG TD
Rodgers 3 53 22 0
Taylor 1 13 13 0
Sydney 1 11 11 0
Offense
Player Pos
Cross, Randy C
McIntyre, Guy G
Sapolu, Jesse G
Barton, Harris T
Wallace, Steve T
Frank, John TE
Rice, Jerry WR
Taylor, John WR
Craig, Roger RB
Rathman, Tom RB
Montana, Joe QB
Defense
Player Pos
Carter, Michael NT
Fagan, Kevin DE
Roberts, Larry DE
Haley, Charles OLB
Turner, Keena OLB
Fahnhorst, Jim ILB
Walter, Michael ILB
Griffin, Don CB
McKyer, Tim CB
Lott, Ronnie FS
Fuller, Jeff SS
Substitutes
Player
Cofer, Mike
Collie, Bruce
Cox, Greg
Ellison, Riki
Greer, Terry
Heller, Ron
Helton, Barry
Holmoe, Tom
Holt, Pierce
Jones, Brent
Kennedy, Sam
Kugler, Pete
Paris, Bubba
Pollard, Darryl
Rodgers, Del
Romanowski, Bill
Stover, Jeff
Stubbs, Danny
Sydney, Harry
Thomas, Chuck
Wilson, Mike R.
Wright, Eric C.
Did Not Play
Player
Young, Steve