Behind the scenes at Super Bowl XIII, Hollywood Henderson calls the Steelers quarterback stupid.
Clemente, Stargell, Wagner, Bradshaw, Harris, Lemieux. You’ll find old photos and lesser-known stories of many Pittsburgh sports figures and places on The Digs.
“People have said I’m too small for the pros,” Tony Dorsett said in 1974. “But I know I can run. I might get beat up a little bit doing it, but I can take a beating.”
Pittsburgh’s NHL team could have been the Aardvarks, or worse.
Not only was Stallings on the roster for that March 31, 1978, game between the U.S. and Pennsylvania teams, but as Post-Gazette sportswriter Phil Axelrod wrote 10 days earlier, Stallings was one of the first players announced for the United States squad in the 14th annual event.
Help return stuffed penguin Pete to his rightful place in a trophy case.