Mike Tomlin was the defensive coordinator for the Minnesota Vikings before he accepted the head coaching job with the Steelers.
Prior to Chuck Noll's hiring in 1969, Penn State coach Joe Paterno turned down an offer for the position of Steelers head coach.
No, black and yellow existed before the Steelers.
No, they were not. The Steelers were originally known as the Pirates.Pittsburgh Pirates - (1933-1939)Pittsburgh Steelers - (1940-1942)Phil-Pitt "Steagles" - (1943)Card-Pitt - (1944)Pittsburgh Steelers - (1945-present)
Dick Shiner was the Steelers' starting quarterback in 1968 and 1969.
The Green Bay Packers (02-05) The Pittsburgh Steelers (06-08) The Indianapolis Colts (2008)
Before becoming a Steeler, Troy Polamalu played college football at USC. He was drafted by the Steelers in 2003.
Three Rivers stadium
Bill Cowher was the Steelers head coach from 1992-2006. From 1969-1991, it was Chuck Noll.
Dick Shiner was the #1 QB for the Steelers in the 1968 and 1969 seasons. The Steelers QBs in the 1967 season were Kent Nix and Bill Nelsen.