The Pittsburgh Steelers franchise was founded on July 8, 1933 by Art Rooney.
On July 8, 1933, Art Rooney founded the Pittsburgh Pirates. Which later became the Steelers.
The franchise in Pittsburgh was originally owned by Art Rooney Sr. and was originally named the Pittsburgh Pirates. The franchise was bought in 1933 and the name was changed to the Pittsburgh Steelers in 1940. The franchise has been in the Rooney family ever since its existance.
The 2011 season will be the Steelers 79th season in Pittsburgh. The Steelers franchise began in 1933.
The Steelers were founded by Art Rooney Sr. on July 8, 1933.
According to an article on forbes.com in September of 2009, the Pittsburgh Steelers franchise is valued at $1.02 billion dollars.
Ben Rothlisberger, the Steelers franchise QB, is the highest paid player in the history of the Pittsburgh Steelers.
The Pittsburgh Steelers were founded in 1933. The 2012 season will be their 80th in the NFL.
Their starting quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.
Art Rooney Sr. bought the Pittsburgh Steelers franchise (formerly known as the Pittsburgh Pirates) in 1933 for $2,500.
The Steelers were formed in July of 1933 and is one of the oldest teams in the NFL. Originally known as the Pittsburgh Pirates, they would not be known as the Steelers until 1940.
The Steelers franchise began in 1933. They have been in the NFL for 78 seasons.
The Steelers were founded on July 8, 1933. The 2010 season was their 78th season.
In 1933, Art Rooney Sr. paid the NFL a $2,500. franchise fee to have a team located in Pittsburgh. The Steelers were then known as the Pittsburgh Pirates.
The Pittsburgh Steelers
Pittsburgh Steelers & Philadephia EaglesArt Rooney founded the Pittsburgh Steelers (originally the Pittsburgh Pirates).later, he sold the Pittsburgh franchise and bought 70% of the Philadephia Eagles franchise.
The Steelers ranked 14th on Forbes' annual most valuable team list at $1.1 Billion.
The general public cannot purchase shares of the Pittsburgh Steelers. The only NFL franchise that offers public shares is the Green Bay Packers.
The Steelers will begin their regular season in September 2013.
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The 1933 Steelers, then known as the Pittsburgh Pirates, played their first game in franchise history against the New York Giants at the Polo Grounds.
The Pittsburgh Steelers and the Arizona Cardinals played, with the Steelers winning their sixth super bowl title in franchise history.
The first regular season victory in Steelers franchise history came on September 27, 1933 when the Pittsburgh Pirates, as the Steelers were known then, defeated the Chicago Cardinals, now the Arizona Cardinals, 14-13.