By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – While a tie against the Detroit Lions may not have been the result fans wanted in the present, this weekend served as a trip to the past as the team inducted nine new members to the Hall of Honor.READ MORE: Steelers Posthumously Induct Tunch Ilkin, Dwight White Into Hall Of Honor
The weekend-long celebration honored the classes of 2020 and 2021.
Among those inducted, including the newly-minted Football Hall of Famer Troy Polamalu, James Farrior, and Carnell Lake.READ MORE: Steelers And Lions Slog Their Way To A 16-16 Tie At Heinz Field
The team also inducted Tunch Ilkin the team’s longtime radio broadcaster and offensive tackle, who died in early September after a battle with ALS.
Also honored and inducted Dwight White, a former Steelers defensive end, who died in 2008.
Greg Lloyd, Mike Wagner, Jon Kolb, and Louis Lipps were also in this year’s induction celebration.MORE NEWS: 'It Was A Beautiful Indication Of My Career:' Steelers Hall Of Famer Troy Polamalu Recalls Enshrinement Speech
The Steelers Hall Of Honor was created in 2017 to recognize former players, coaches, and front office personnel who played an integral role in the franchise’s success.