Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana and his wife confronted a home intruder who attempted to kidnap their 9-month-old grandchild over the weekend, law enforcement officials confirmed Sunday.

According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, Montana, 64, told deputies that his grandchild was sleeping in a playpen Saturday when an unknown woman entered their home in Malibu, Calif., and grabbed the child. Montana and his wife, Jennifer, confronted the woman, whom authorities later identified as Sodsai Dalzell, tried to "de-escalate the situation" and asked her to give back their grandchild.

After a tussle, law enforcement officials say Jennifer Montana pried the child out of Dalzell's arms.

"Thank you to everyone who has reached out," the former San Francisco 49ers star wrote on Twitter. "Scary situation, but thankful that everybody is doing well. We appreciate respect for our privacy at this time."

The sheriff's office said Dalzell fled but was later arrested. She faces kidnapping and burglary charges.

Injury report

•Washington rookie defensive end Chase Young's outlook is uncertain after the No. 2 overall pick in this year's draft left Sunday's game at Cleveland because of a groin injury. The former Ohio State standout was to be evaluated Monday.

•Philadelphia tight end Dallas Goedert left in the first quarter against Cincinnati because of an ankle injury. Eagles receiver DeSean Jackson (hamstring) sat out the second half.

•Already out six starters, Atlanta lost receiver Russell Gage to a possible concussion.

•Chicago running back Tarik Cohen injured a knee.

•Tampa Bay receiver Chris Godwin injured a hamstring.


• Sunday's Washington-Cleveland game marked the first time two female coaches (Washington's Jennifer King and the Browns' Callie Brownson) were on the sideline with a female official (down judge Sarah Thomas) on the field.

•The game between Houston and Pittsburgh was only the second NFL game in 93 years to feature three brothers. Steelers linebacker T.J. Watt and fullback Derek Watt took a photo with Houston star J.J. Watt before kickoff.

•In addition to 5,700 fans in Denver, the Broncos put up more than 1,800 cardboard cutouts of "South Park" characters.