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Joe Montana suffered black eye, leg injury in ATV accident

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Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana was forced to cancel an appearance before the Santa Clara City Council last Tuesday after a vehicular accident.

Montana’s injuries weren’t serious, but he did suffer a black eye and hurt leg, according to Matthew Barrows of the Sacramento Bee.

“From what I heard,” said Santa Clara Mayor Jamie Matthews, “he has a black eye and a cut that needed some stitches. He may have also hurt his leg, and they weren’t sure if it was fractured or not.”

Barrows clarifies that Montana’s injuries were sustained when he took a tumble off an ATV last weekend near his ranch in Calistoga.

Montana’s appearance has been rescheduled for July 12.

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15 Responses to “Joe Montana suffered black eye, leg injury in ATV accident”
  1. pacificamjr says: Jun 17, 2011 7:53 PM

    Joe was upset about Nate’s DUI and had a little too much to drink before getting on the ATV… upon hearing about Joe’s accident, Nate punched a wall, injuring his hand…

  2. powderedme says: Jun 17, 2011 8:24 PM

    I hope he’s healthy in time for training camp…

  3. klock77 says: Jun 17, 2011 8:28 PM

    literally who cares

  4. hobartbaker says: Jun 17, 2011 8:36 PM

    Joe ran afoul of an ATV. Nate ran afoul of the ATF.

  5. stairwayto7 says: Jun 17, 2011 8:37 PM

    What was his blood-alcohol level?

  6. mattmchoes says: Jun 17, 2011 8:52 PM

    he could outperform all of the QB’s on the Niners roster right now, as is.
    Id give anything for a time machine to pluck 1984 Joe Montana and put him on the 2011 Niners.

  7. alberthaynesworth says: Jun 17, 2011 8:58 PM

    I wonder if he was wearing his sketcher shape ups that has him in the best shape of his retired life.

  8. jcg23 says: Jun 17, 2011 9:09 PM

    Joe, just drink your Joint Juice and you’ll be fine.

  9. dbellina says: Jun 17, 2011 9:39 PM

    With those injuries, he will never play football again :,(

  10. balzosteel says: Jun 17, 2011 10:11 PM

    Obviously Skechers Shape-Ups™ work, people; His glutes were unscathed in the accident……how else do you explain THAT??

  11. baronvonmonocle says: Jun 17, 2011 11:22 PM

    He lost control when he got distracted by seeing John Candy.

  12. jdlaroo says: Jun 18, 2011 2:36 AM

    Joe was actually trying to flee on his atv from a group of angry citizens who’d been fleeced by him and his ex-con partner in his latest real estate Ponzi scheme at the time of the accident.

  13. joemontanawasthegreatest says: Jun 18, 2011 8:46 AM

    This story is nothing but a lie. Joe Montana cannot be killed by conventional weapons nor injured by conventional means.

  14. nmeagle33 says: Jun 18, 2011 12:03 PM

    no, not joe

  15. vikesfansteve says: Jun 18, 2011 3:59 PM

    He fell off the stage wasted because we all know he is really Barry Manilow.

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