Pittsburgh’s debutante ball has the second-longest run of any such event in the country
‘I told you I would kill him,’ says Grady Stiles, known as “Lobster Man.”
Behind the scenes at Super Bowl XIII, Hollywood Henderson calls the Steelers quarterback stupid.
“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.”
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.