Pittsburgh Steelers

Pittsburgh Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers are a NFL team based out of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The team competes in the American Football Conference North Division along with the Baltimore Ravens, Cincinnati Bengals, and the Cleveland Browns.

About Pittsburgh Steelers

Year Founded: 1933
Stadium/Capacity: Heinz Field 65,050
Head Coach: Mike Tomlin
Fight Song: Pittsburgh Steelers Fight Song
Colors: black, gold, and white

The fifth-oldest franchise in the NFL, the Steelers were founded as the Pittsburgh Pirates on July 8, 1933, by Art Rooney, taking its original name from the National League baseball team of the same name, as was common practice for NFL teams to do at the time.

Pittsburgh has won more Super Bowl titles (six), won more AFC Championship Games (seven) and hosted more conference championship games (ten) than any other AFC or NFC team. They have played in more AFC conference championship games than any other team and are tied with the Dallas Cowboys with 14 championship game appearances in either the NFC or AFC contests.