Immaculate Reception

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Raiders-Steelers ‘Immaculate Reception’ Revisited

This Sunday, October 27th, the Steelers play the Raiders in Oakland, rekindling a rivalry that during the 1970s amounted to a blood war that brought suffering to both sides.

10/23/2013

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“Immaculate Reception” Monument Unveiled

In honor of its 40th anniversary, the “Immaculate Reception” monument was unveiled near Heinz Field Saturday.

12/22/2012

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Steelers List Three Defensive Backs As ‘Probable’ For Sunday

A playoff atmosphere has given the Pittsburgh Steelers a feeling of urgency in practice this week. While several Steelers players are listed as probable for Sunday’s game, it is the defensive backfield that is being watched closely.

12/22/2012

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Man Who Scooped Up Immaculate Reception Football Tells Story

The football, now on temporary display at Heinz History Center, took the luckiest bounce in Pittsburgh Steelers history, when Franco Harris caught that glorious ricochet, on Dec. 23, 1972. But the man who later scooped it up never saw the play that made it famous.

12/21/2012

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Former Steeler Great Andy Russell Reflects On Immaculate Reception

The Immaculate Reception’s 40th anniversary is in days, and former Steeler great Andy Russell remembers it all with Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan’s Ron Cook.

93-7 The Fan–12/20/2012

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Franco Talks About The Immaculate Reception

KDKA AM’s Larry Richert talks to former Steeler Franco Harris about the 40th anniversary of the greatest play in NFL history.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/20/2012

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Frenchy Fuqua Remembers Immaculate Reception 40 Years Later

With the 40th anniversary of the Immaculate Reception coming up on Sunday, the Fan Morning Show chatted on Thursday with Frenchy Fuqua, running back for that legendary 1972 Steelers team.

93-7 The Fan–12/20/2012

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Weekend Of Events Planned To Celebrate Immaculate Reception Anniversary

This weekend marks 40 years since the greatest play in NFL history, the Immaculate Reception, and a weekend full of events are being planned to celebrate.

12/19/2012

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History Center Marks Immaculate Reception Anniversary With Monument, Photo Contest

In the shadow of Heinz Field, a slab of granite marks a hallowed spot. Yard lines drawn on the sidewalk mark the boundaries of a miracle.

12/05/2012

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Inside The Old School Steelers-Raiders Rivalry

The Pittsburgh Steelers-Oakland Raiders matchups of the 1970s are still legendary, and former Steelers PR man Joe Gordon joins Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan’s Ron Cook to stroll down memory lane.

93-7 The Fan–09/21/2012

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Former Steelers RB Frenchy Fuqua In Immaculate Reception: “You Have To Believe”

With the Steelers playing the Oakland Raiders on Sunday 40 years removed from the Immaculate Reception, the Fan Morning Show chatted on Friday with Frenchy Fuqua, running back for that legendary 1972 Steelers team.

93-7 The Fan–09/21/2012

(Photo Courtesy Of Senator John Heinz History Center)

Frenchy Fuqua & The 40th Anniversary Of The Immaculate Reception

KDKA AM’s Larry Richert talks to former Steeler Frenchy Fuqua about the 40th anniversary of the Immaculate Reception.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/06/2012

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New Tee-Shirt Celebrates Anniversary Of Immaculate Reception

It’s a moment sports fans, and especially Pittsburghers, will never forget. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Immaculate Reception.

08/02/2012

Immaculate Reception Commemorative Shirts

It’s a moment sports fans, and especially Pittsburghers, will never forget. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Immaculate Reception.

08/02/2012

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Steelers To Mark 40th Anniversary Of Immaculate Reception

In the grand scheme of Pittsburgh sports, the Immaculate Reception was a turning point. “Everyone knows where they were on Dec. 23, 1972 if they were born at that time,” Andy Masich, director of the Heinz History Center, said.

05/31/2012

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