Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports

Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports


Steve Young sits down with USA TODAY’s Larry Berger

Oct 11, 2016 at 3:16 PM--


Today is former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Steve Young's birthday. Young, now with ESPN, has been making the necessary rounds promoting his new book, "QB: My Life Behind the Spiral." He discusses a number of topics, including his career with the USFL, his career with the 49ers, his relationship with Joe Montana, and why he decided to have a book written.

Young also shared his thoughts on the Rams in Los Angeles, Tim Tebow playing baseball, Colin Kaepernick's protest, and more. Since the interview was broadcast live on Facebook, Young was able to take questions from fans.

You can watch the interview below.




Facebook Comments



More San Francisco 49ers News



As Bryant Young enters Hall of Fame, Kyle Shanahan names one 49ers player with a similar trait

By David Bonilla
Aug 6

Bryant Young had an illustrious 14-year NFL career—all spent with the San Francisco 49ers. He will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday. Head coach Kyle Shanahan never coached Young. Although, on Saturday, he admitted that he tried to bring the former defensive lineman to San Francisco as a coach. The situation just didn't work out. Young served on the Atlanta Falcons coaching staff, but it was the year after Shanahan departed for the 49ers. Shanahan does remember Young's playing days, though. His father, Mike Shanahan, was the 49ers' offense coordinator during Young's rookie season, one in which the team finished as Super Bowl champions. "I love B.Y.," Shanahan told reporters. "I was a ball boy when he got drafted. Talk



49ers legend Bryant Young delivers heartfelt speech during Hall of Fame induction

By Site Staff
Aug 6

The San Francisco 49ers' legendary defensive lineman, Bryant Young, delivered his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction speech on Saturday in Canton, Ohio. He thanked family, teammates, friends, and even his opponents in his heartfelt words. Young also shared a beautiful tribute to his late son, Colby, who died of pediatric cancer at age 15 on October 11, 2016. Before Bryant Young's son, Colby, passed away from cancer in 2016, he promised him he'd never stop speaking his name.Today, Bryant Young continued to keep his promise 😢



Drake Jackson's usage might vary week to week; Young 49ers CBs have an opportunity vs. Packers

By David Bonilla
Aug 10

Maybe soon, Drake Jackson will become the complementary bookend to Nick Bosa that the San Francisco 49ers envisioned for Dee Ford. That was the hope when the team used its first selection in this year's draft, a second-round pick, on the defensive end out of USC. DeMeco Ryans is in his second year as the 49ers' defensive coordinator. He is working to ensure young players like Jackson are prepared for the rigors of an NFL season. He also wants to put those players in the best position to succeed. Their success is the 49ers' success, after all. For now, it looks like the 49ers have Samson Ebukam penciled in as the starter opposite Bosa. That role should eventually land with Jackson. "With Drake, he's coming along," Ryans told reporters after Wednesday's practice.



49ers RedZone Podcast: Breaking down the 1st Week of 49ers Training Camp

By Rohan Chakravarthi
Jul 31

Co-hosts Rohan Chakravarthi and Marco Martinez rejoice after the first week of 49ers Training Camp, breaking down everything that Rohan saw and Marco heard, as well as the recent news surrounding Deebo Samuel and his contract extension. The audio for the show is embedded above, while the video is available


Featured

Trending News

Share 49ersWebzone