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Steve Young (No. 8) getting sacked.
The 1992 49ers squad led the league in scoring with an average margin of victory of 12.2 points per game. They stormed into the playoffs with a 14-2 record, knocking out the Washington Redskins in the divisional round before hosting the Dallas Cowboys at home for the NFC title game.
What ensued was a turnover bonanza as two interceptions and a fumble all but ensured the 49ers' 30-20 loss to the flawless Cowboys. Dallas' Emmitt Smith ran roughshod over the 49ers defense, and Troy Aikman had a near-perfect game.
Although their Super Bowl aspirations ended in disappointment, 49ers quarterback Steve Young excelled in his first full season, playing all 16 games and leading the league in passing touchdowns, passer rating, completion percentage and yards per throwing attempt.
Young also set single-season career highs on the ground, rushing for 537 yards and averaging a ridiculous seven yards per attempt on the ground.