Through the 2012 season, the Steelers active leader is quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, with 17 fumble recoveries.The active leader on defense is linebacker LaMarr Woodley, with 9.
The Steeler with the most all-time fumble recoveries is Terry Bradshaw with 25. Ernie Stautner is second with 23.
As of the 2007 season, the longest fumble return in NFL history is 104 yards and was done by Jack Tatum of the Oakland Raiders in 1972 and Aeneas Williams of the Arizona Cardinals in 2000.
On Arizona's last play of the game, Kurt Warner's fumble was recovered by defensive end Brett Keisel.
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Comments: Akeem Green from Delaware state university has the longest fumble recovery for a touch down in FCS history against Morgan State university in 2007. ESPN #2 on top ten plays that night. Google longest fumble recovery for a touchdown in college football history Akeem Green play shows up. Green ran from the back of his in zone to score. It would been 109 yard return but was called 99 yard touchdown #FACTS
It was 64 yards by Leon Lett in Super Bowl XXVII
In 2008, the Steelers defense scored 18 points.Interception Return: Deshea Townsend (1), Tyrone Carter (1)Fumble Return: LaMarr Woodley (1)
Dwight white downed tarkenton after he fell on a fumble in the end zone to prevent the steelers from scoring a touchdown.
R Mendenhall TD run, Suishan FG, B Roethlisberger TD run, and W Gay returned fumble.