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AP - Steelers coach Chuck Noll keeps in touch with his spotters during a game against the Oakland Raiders in an AFC playoff game on Dec. 23, 1972, in Pittsburgh.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Steelers coach Chuck Noll keeps in touch with his spotters during a game against the Oakland Raiders in an AFC playoff game on Dec. 23, 1972, in Pittsburgh.
AP - Steelers Hall of Fame quarterback Terry Bradshaw (left) and former coach Chuck Noll chat before the Steelers game against the St. Louis Rams on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2003, in Pittsburgh. The two were among other former Steelers greats who took part in a celebration in honor of the Steelers playing the 1,000th game in their history.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Steelers Hall of Fame quarterback Terry Bradshaw (left) and former coach Chuck Noll chat before the Steelers game against the St. Louis Rams on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2003, in Pittsburgh. The two were among other former Steelers greats who took part in a celebration in honor of the Steelers playing the 1,000th game in their history.
AP - The 1993 class of inductees pose with their busts in front of the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday, July 31, 1993, in Canton, Ohio. From left; Dan Fouts, Larry Little, Chuck Noll, Walter Payton and Bill Walsh.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>The 1993 class of inductees pose with their busts in front of the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday, July 31, 1993, in Canton, Ohio. From left; Dan Fouts, Larry Little, Chuck Noll, Walter Payton and Bill Walsh.
AP - Steelers coach Chuck Noll reacts from the sidelines during a playoff game against the Los Angeles Raiders on Sunday, Jan. 1, 1984, in Los Angeles. Los Angeles went on to beat the Steelers 38-10.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Steelers coach Chuck Noll reacts from the sidelines during a playoff game against the Los Angeles Raiders on Sunday, Jan. 1, 1984, in Los Angeles. Los Angeles went on to beat the Steelers 38-10.
AP - Steelers chairman Art Rooney (left) talks with coach Chuck Noll after presentation of the Super Bowl XIV trophy in the Steelers locker room on Ssturday, Jan. 20, 1980, at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif. The Steelers defeated the Rams, 31-19.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Steelers chairman Art Rooney (left) talks with coach Chuck Noll after presentation of the Super Bowl XIV trophy in the Steelers locker room on Ssturday, Jan. 20, 1980, at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif. The Steelers defeated the Rams, 31-19.
AP - Steelers coach Chuck Noll has a smile as he stood with arms folded on the sidelines in a 1978 game with John Stallworth (82) and Lynn Swann (88).
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Steelers coach Chuck Noll has a smile as he stood with arms folded on the sidelines in a 1978 game with John Stallworth (82) and Lynn Swann (88).
AP - Steelers coach Chuck Noll discusses a holding call with NFL official Ray Douglas in the fourth quarter of the Steelers' game with the Atlanta Falcons on Saturday, Aug. 13, 1978, in Pittsburgh.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Steelers coach Chuck Noll discusses a holding call with NFL official Ray Douglas in the fourth quarter of the Steelers' game with the Atlanta Falcons on Saturday, Aug. 13, 1978, in Pittsburgh.
AP - Steelers coach Chuck Noll confers with quarterback Joe Gilliam (left) and wide receiver John Stallworth during a Sept. 29, 1975, game to Buffalo.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Steelers coach Chuck Noll confers with quarterback Joe Gilliam (left) and wide receiver John Stallworth during a Sept. 29, 1975, game to Buffalo.
AP - Chuck Noll (center) goes through some game plans to some of his players during a light workout on Saturday, Jan. 17, 1976, at the Orange Bowl. The Steelers, the defending NFL champions, were preparing to take on the Dallas Cowboys in Super Bowl X.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Chuck Noll (center) goes through some game plans to some of his players during a light workout on Saturday, Jan. 17, 1976, at the Orange Bowl. The Steelers, the defending NFL champions, were preparing to take on the Dallas Cowboys in Super Bowl X.
AP - Steelers coach Chuck Noll poses with a list of first-round draft picks during the NFL Draft on Jan. 28, 1975.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Steelers coach Chuck Noll poses with a list of first-round draft picks during the NFL Draft on Jan. 28, 1975.
AP - Steelers coach Chuck Noll (right) and quarterback Terry Bradshaw pose with the championship trophy following a welcome parade through downtown Pittsburgh on Jan. 13, 1975. The Steelers defeated the Minnesota Vikings, 16-6, in Super Bowl IX.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Steelers coach Chuck Noll (right) and quarterback Terry Bradshaw pose with the championship trophy following a welcome parade through downtown Pittsburgh on Jan. 13, 1975. The Steelers defeated the Minnesota Vikings, 16-6, in Super Bowl IX.
AP - Steelers coach Chuck Noll holds the Super Bowl trophy aloft before fans who greeted the team at the Pittsburgh airport on its return from New Orleans on Monday, Jan. 13, 1975. The Steelers won the first NFL championship in their 42-year history by defeating the Minnesota Vikings, 16-6, in Super Bowl IX.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Steelers coach Chuck Noll holds the Super Bowl trophy aloft before fans who greeted the team at the Pittsburgh airport on its return from New Orleans on Monday, Jan. 13, 1975. The Steelers won the first NFL championship in their 42-year history by defeating the Minnesota Vikings, 16-6, in Super Bowl IX.
AP - Dolphins coach Don Shula (left) shakes hands with Steelers coach Chuck Noll after the Dolphins won, 21-17, for the AFC championship on Dec. 31, 1972, at Three Rivers Stadium in Pittsburgh.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Dolphins coach Don Shula (left) shakes hands with Steelers coach Chuck Noll after the Dolphins won, 21-17, for the AFC championship on Dec. 31, 1972, at Three Rivers Stadium in Pittsburgh.
AP - Steelers coach Chuck Noll, removes a reel from a projector at the team's office on Dec. 22, 1972, in Pittsburgh.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Steelers coach Chuck Noll, removes a reel from a projector at the team's office on Dec. 22, 1972, in Pittsburgh.
AP - Steelers coach Chuck Noll is shown in this 1971 photo.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Steelers coach Chuck Noll is shown in this 1971 photo.
AP - Steelers coach Chuck Noll watches the team loosen up before a workout in Fullerton, Calif., on Friday, Jan. 19, 1980, as the team prepare for Super Bowl XIV. The defending Super Bowl champions met the Los Angeles Rams for the NFL championship.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Steelers coach Chuck Noll watches the team loosen up before a workout in Fullerton, Calif., on Friday, Jan. 19, 1980, as the team prepare for Super Bowl XIV. The defending Super Bowl champions met the Los Angeles Rams for the NFL championship.
AP - Steelers coach Chuck Noll watches the team limber up prior to a workout on Tuesday, Aug. 5, 1970, in Latrobe. It was the first day of combined practice for veterans and rookies following settlement of the NFL players-owners dispute.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Steelers coach Chuck Noll watches the team limber up prior to a workout on Tuesday, Aug. 5, 1970, in Latrobe. It was the first day of combined practice for veterans and rookies following settlement of the NFL players-owners dispute.
AP - The Steelers' No. 1 draft choice Terry Bradshaw (right) poses with coach Chuck Noll (center) and his father, William M. Bradshaw, on Feb. 13, 1970, in Pittsburgh.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>The Steelers' No. 1 draft choice Terry Bradshaw (right) poses with coach Chuck Noll (center) and his father, William M. Bradshaw, on Feb. 13, 1970, in Pittsburgh.
AP - The Browns defeated the Steelers on Dec. 12, 1954, to win the NFL divisional championship in Cleveland. Coach Paul Brown (right) poses with some of the players in the dressing room after the game. From left, Pete Brewster, Lou Groza, Chuck Noll, and Otto Graham.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>The Browns defeated the Steelers on Dec. 12, 1954, to win the NFL divisional championship in Cleveland. Coach Paul Brown (right) poses with some of the players in the dressing room after the game. From left, Pete Brewster, Lou Groza, Chuck Noll, and Otto Graham.
AP - Cleveland Browns coach Paul Brown is pictured on Dec. 8, 1953, during a game against the Cardinals. From left to right are halfback Ray Renfro; Brown; guard Chuck Noll; and halfback Billy Reynolds.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>AP</em></div>Cleveland Browns coach Paul Brown is pictured on Dec. 8, 1953, during a game against the Cardinals. From left to right are halfback Ray Renfro; Brown; guard Chuck Noll; and halfback Billy Reynolds.

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