MONTANA UPDATE: AGENT CONFIRMS PRESS CONFERENCE
Published April 13, 1995
JOE MONTANA's agent, PETER JOHNSON of IMG, confirmed that Montana will appear at a press conference in San Francisco Tuesday to announce his future plans (IMG). Many rumors have been circulating this week about what Montana will do next season, including working for NBC. But NBC spokesperson ED MARKEY denied that there were any negotiations taking place between Montana and the network (Baltimore SUN, 4/13). However, NBC Sports President DICK EBERSOL did tell the N.Y. TIMES: "We have had conversations over a long period of time with people close to him. And those talks will continue" (N.Y. TIMES, 4/13).