PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Pittsburgh Steelers will be honoring the late Dan Rooney with a special patch on their jerseys this season.

According to the Steelers, the patch will feature a black and gold shamrock with the initials “DMR.”

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“We wanted to have something my dad would be proud of and really called out parts of his life that were important to him,” Steelers’ President Art Rooney II said in a statement.

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Dan Rooney passed away in April at the age of 84.

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