The Steelers were not in Super Bowl XI. They lost the Championship game to the Oakland Raiders that year.
In the AFC Championship game played in the year 2005, the Steelers played the Patriots and lost 41-27. In the AFC Championship game played for the 2005-2006 season (played in 2006), the Steelers played the Broncos and won 34-17.
Bill Cowher's first season as head coach of the Pittsburgh Steelers was 1992.
The Steelers first season was 1933. They finished 3-6-2.
Mike Tomlin's first year as head coach for the Steelers was in 2007.
yes, Pittsburgh steelers and the Pittsburgh penguins both won championship titles in the same year which was 2009, no other city has ever done this before.
1974 was the first year the Pittsburgh Steelers won the Super Bowl. They won it again in 1975 and have gone on to win more than any other team in NFL Football with a total of 6.
Mike Tomlin was the Steelers head coach in 2007. That was his first year as head coach.
On January 28, 1996, the Dallas Cowboys won their third NFL championship in four years, defeating the Pittsburgh Steelers in Super Bowl XXX, 27-17. The game was played in Tempe, Arizona.
The Steelers never had seven shutouts during the season. In 1976, they had five shutouts and lost to the Oakland Raiders in the AFC championship game.
The Packers won their first Super Bowl in 1966, and the Steelers in 1974.
The Steelers first playoff appearance was in 1947. They lost to the Philadelphia Eagles 21-0.
The Steelers first winning season came in 1942. Their record was 7-4.
The first year the Steelers made the playoffs was 1972, the year of the Immaculate Reception. In 1947, the Steelers and the Philadelphia Eagles ended up tied for the NFL East lead and had to play a 'playoff' game to determine a winner. The Steelers lost that game 21-0.
1933: Founded, as Pittsburgh Pirates1940: Name Change, Pittsburgh Steelers
The first year that the Steelers went to the Super Bowl followed the 1974 season. On January 12, 1975, the Steelers defeated the Minnesota Vikings 16-6 to win Super Bowl IX.
The Steelers were 15-1 in 2004. Ben was 13-0 as a starter that season.
The Pittsburgh Steelers franchise was founded on July 8, 1933 by Art Rooney.
That was Tommy Maddox who won the NFL's Comeback Player of the Year award in 2002.
After the 1939 season.
No, it was his 2nd season. In his first season, 2004, the Steelers went 15-1 and lost to the Patriots, 41-27, in the AFC Conference championship game. In his second season, 2005, the Steelers went 11-5 and wound up defeating the Seahawks, 21-10, in Super Bowl XL.
James Harrison was a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2002 and from 2004-2012.
It was sensational second-year wide receiver Lynn Swann of the Pittsburgh Steelers.
1972.The Steelers first division title (AFC Central division) came in 1972 when their record was 11-3.
The Steelers defeated the Minnesota Vikings 16-6 in Super Bowl IX on January 12, 1975.