Pro Football Hall Of Fame
Heads were rolling at Heinz History Center Monday morning as carts bearing bronze busts of Steelers Hall of Famers were pushed into a new display area. Packed in boxes, fresh from Canton, Ohio, busts of 22 Steelers are making a whistle stop at the Pro Football Hall of Fame exhibit: “Gridiron Glory.”
Joe Horrigan with the Pro Football Hall of Fame, flanked by Steeler great Franco Harris and Heinz History Center President Andy Masich unveils the first exhibit artifacts.
For football fans across the U.S. and around the world, a trip to Canton is on the bucket list as a must-visit destination. Canton is the home of the Professional Football Hall of Fame, and as Pittsburghers, this is no great revelation. After all, there are 26 members of the Pittsburgh Steelers enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame, but Canton offers so much more than just drool-worthy fan love for football junkies. Don’t miss out on great golf and the Canton Classic Car Museum on a one-tank trip made for sports lovers of any kind.
Recently inducted Pro Football Hall of Famer Chris Doleman joined The Fan Morning Show Friday to talk about his enshrinement and to promote the Gridiron Greats Assistance Fund, a charity that provides medical and financial assistance to retired players in dire need.
With four of the six inductees having local connections, the enshrinement ceremony Saturday night at the Pro Football Hall of Fame had a noticeable Pittsburgh presence.
When you enter the newly remodeled Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton Ohio, you’re entering what is now quickly becoming a shrine to the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Six new players will be enshrined forever into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, this weekend and four of them have ties to Pittsburgh.
Former Penn State All-American and Pittsburgh Steelers Pro Football Hall of Fame linebacker Jack Ham joins Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan.
Former Pittsburgh Steelers center and 2012 Pro Football Hall of Fame inductee Dermontti Dawson joins Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan.
For the next five years, the debate will begin. Is Hines Ward a hall of famer? The answer will be eventually, yes, but first ballot – probably not. However, there are a lot of reasons why a first ballot nomination is not out of the question.
By the time the announcement finally came, Dermontti Dawson was about to give up on another year of Hall of Fame eligibility.
Newly-elected Hall of Fame center Dermontti Dawson will have his old Bryan Station High School head coach Steve Parker present him for the Hall this summer in Canton, Ohio.
The Steelers Nation is reacting to the Pro Football Hall of Fame announcements.
It was a big day for several retired football players with ties to Pittsburgh as the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Class of 2012 was announced.
KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to Gladys Bettis about her son’s chance for getting into the Hall of Fame this year.