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1st in AFC North

  • FOUNDED

    7/8/1933
  • CONFERENCE

    AFC
  • DIVISION

    AFC North
  • STADIUM

    Heinz Field
  • STADIUM CAPACITY

    68,400
  • LOCATION

    Pittsburgh, PA
  • GOVERNOR

    Rooney Family
  • PRESIDENT

    Arthur J. Rooney II
  • GENERAL MANAGER

    Kevin Colbert
  • HEAD COACH

    Mike Tomlin

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DIVISION TITLES

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CONFERENCE TITLES

8

TEAM HISTORY

The Pittsburgh Steelers were founded by Arthur J. Rooney on July 8, 1933. Now the seventh-oldest franchise in the NFL, the Pittsburgh team was known as the Pirates until 1940. The Steelers struggled for their first 40 years without winning a championship of any kind until they won the AFC Central division title in 1972. Two years later, the entire sports world cheered when Art Rooney, one of the w...

The Pittsburgh Steelers were founded by Arthur J. Rooney on July 8, 1933. Now the seventh-oldest franchise in the NFL, the Pittsburgh team was known as the Pirates until 1940. The Steelers struggled for their first 40 years without winning a champion...

7/8/1933

Art Rooney

23-2 loss to the New York Giants, 9/20/33.

Bill Shakespeare

Walt Kiesling

Forbes Field

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