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Proudly Celebrating our 20th Anniversary on the Net!  

Classic Game of the Week!
'79 AFC Championship: Steelers vs Oilers
The Rubber Match
This game serves as a concise resume of Steelers/Oilers football during the late '70's: Tough, competetive and above all, incredibly physical. Joe Greene (who plays a legendary game) and the rest of the Steel Curtain put on an unbelievable performance, limiting the great Earl Campbell to just 17 yards in 15 attempts. The game starts with Vernon Perry (fresh off his 4-INT performance vs Dan Fouts) returning a Bradshaw INT 75 yards for a TD. Bradshaw cooly responds by picking apart the Houston secondary for the rest of the afternoon, hitting Stallworth and Cunningham for TDs before halftime. This game features Mike Renfro's famous "no catch" in the back corner of the end zone, denying the Oilers a clear TD. Give the battered Oilers credit; they really hang tough and are never truly out of it until Bradshaw engineers a late, time-consuming TD drive at the end to finally put the Oilers away with less than a minute left in the game.

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Random pic of Jack Lambert kicking @$$... just because.



Watch 70's Steelers Games on MP4
Go ahead, get stuck in the '70s! We've been converting our extensive library of classic Steelers games (as they were originally broadcast by the networks) from VHS to digital. Now you can relive these fantastic games right here, absolutely FREE of charge! More...
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Let your voice be heard on our fan message board! Connect with other fans, share your thoughts on the Steelers or weigh in on about just about any other topic you find of interest. More...
Steelers Team History
Extensive historical team and player info including tributes to Bradshaw, Lambert & Swann and old SteelRef.com player files.




Technically speaking, just about everything here is new right now due to the site remodel (even though this site has been here for 20 years). As we add new classic games and other features, we'll note it here so you can easily find what's new on the site.

Uploaded 3/29/17:
    • 1978 Steelers 27 vs Chiefs 24

Uploaded 3/28/17:
    • 1978 Steelers 28 at Jets 17
    • 1978 Steelers 31 vs Falcons 7

Uploaded 3/26/17:
    • 1978 Steelers 28 at Bills 17
    • 1978 Steelers 21 vs Seahawks 10
    • 1978 Super Bowl XIII Pregame
    • 1979 Steelers 33 vs Browns 30 OT
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"My Fight with Count Dracula"
An entertaining first-hand account of a rookie tight end's encounter with Jack Lambert
Special Feature
Pittsburgh Steelers
"I drilled him!"
"Lambert didn't see me coming until the last instant. He tried to square up but couldn't, and I drilled him -- just floored him. The play went for a score, and he got up cussing and yelling with the wildest eyes I've ever seen!" More...

Article by Mark Dufresne

I was a failed Steeler draft choice as a tight end coming out of Nebraska in 1978 (7th round, selected 187th overall), but during my brief stint with the team, I experienced a couple of memorable Jack Lambert moments first hand that I thought your readers would enjoy.

Lambert was as intimidating in camp as he was in games... maybe even more so. Nobody messed with Jack. NOBODY. His respect was solid within the team. He was his own man and was not into political correctness in the slightest because I believe his heart was pure and he was comfortable within himself. At our first team lunch with the vets in camp, we had to stand up and introduce ourselves -- rookies and star veterans alike -- and tell what school we played for. When it came his turn, Jack stood up on his chair and shouted like a Marine drill sergeant, "I'm Jack Lambert, I'm from Grambling and if you don't like it, you can kiss my skinny white a$$!" He sat back down without even a trace of a smile and the place just went nuts, howling and laughing. Grambling is, of course, a predominantly "black" state university in Louisiana...

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