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  • Former 49er Dwight Clark Dies at 61 Due to ALS

    Former 49er Dwight Clark Dies at 61 Due to ALS

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL June 4, 2018 at 11:39 pm 0 comments

    Dwight Clark, the receiver who made one of the most memorable plays in NFL history and jump-started the San Francisco 49ers dynasty, died Monday at his home in Montana. Clark, who had been battling amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) since he first began feeling weakness in his left hand in September […]

     
  • 49ers Great Dwight Clark Diagnosed With ALS

    49ers Great Dwight Clark Diagnosed With ALS

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL March 19, 2017 at 11:54 pm 0 comments

    Dwight Clark, the former 49ers star best known for his leaping TD catch that won the NFC Championship Game in 1982, says he has been diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s disease. He disclosed his diagnosis of the disease, also known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Sunday in a statement posted on the […]