Slideshow: Not so super a decade

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Multimedia presentation by
Lizabeth Gray and Jim Mendenhall
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Steelers began the decade as four times Super Bowl winners. By the end of the '80s, they would still be searching for the "One for the thumb."

Quarterbacks came and went. The old guard of the Super Bowl years would play their final games and move on to "their life's work" as coach Chuck Noll would put it.

And they would also lose a legendary leader, "The Chief," Art Rooney Sr., who passed away in the summer of 1988.


Click on the links to the left to view previous stories and slideshows chronicling the history of football's greatest dynasty, the Pittsburgh Steelers.


You must have Flash player to view this feature. The slideshow may take several minutes to download over a dial-up connection. This presentation was produced by Lizabeth Gray .


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