No. They did not make the playoffs in 2009.
The 2009 season was the last time the Steelers failed to make the playoffs.
The Steelers did not make the playoffs in 2009. They won their remaining 3 games, but they did not get the help they needed From The Patriots, Jets or Ravens.
No. The Steelers did not make the 2009 playoffs. So they cannot defend their Super Bowl.
For the '09-'10 football season the Pittsburgh Steelers did not make the playoffs.
The Steelers can get into the playoffs with a week 17 win over the Dolphins, Baltimore losing, and the Jets losing. The Steelers, Ravens and Jets all won in week 17. The Steelers did not make the playoffs.
No. For the 2012 season, where the playoffs began in 2013, the Steelers failed to make it. They also did not make the playoffs for the 2013 season.
Through 2010, the Steelers have made the playoffs 26 times and did not make the playoffs 52 times.
The Steelers failed to make the playoffs three timesafter making the Super Bowl (1980, 2006, 2009).
The Steelers failed to make the playoffs in 1933-1946, 1948-1971, 1980, 1981, 1985-1988, 1990, 1991, 1998-2000, 2003, 2006, and 2009.
Through the 2011 season, the Steelers have made the playoffs 27 times in their history.
There were two scenarios for the Pittsburgh Steelers to make the playoffs. The first was a Steelers win and Houston Texans loss, coupled with either a Ravens or Jets loss. The second would have been a Steelers win and losses by the Jets, Ravens and Broncos. The Steelers won, but so did the Ravens, Texans and Jets.