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1973 Pittsburgh Steelers season
Head Coach Chuck Noll
Home Field Three Rivers Stadium
Results
Record 10–4
Place 2nd AFC Central
Playoff Finish Lost to the Oakland Raiders in the AFC Divisional playoff
Pro Bowlers
Team MVP Ronnie Shanklin
Timeline
Previous season Next season
1972 1974

OffseasonEdit

NFL DraftEdit

Preseason Edit

Schedule Edit

Game summaries Edit

Regular season Edit

Game summaries Edit

Week 1 (Sunday September 16, 1973): Detroit Lions Edit

1 2 3 4 Total
Lions 0 0 10 0 10
Steelers 0 3 7 14 24



at Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

  • Game time:
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  • Game attendance: 48,913
  • Referee: Fred Wyant
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Week 2 (Sunday September 23, 1973): Cleveland Browns Edit

1 2 3 4 Total
Browns 3 0 0 3 6
Steelers 10 6 10 7 33



at Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

  • Game time:
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  • Game attendance: 49,396
  • Referee: Tommy Bell
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Week 3 (Sunday September 30, 1973): Houston Oilers Edit

1 2 3 4 Total
Steelers 3 3 13 17 36
Oilers 0 7 0 0 7



at the Houston Astrodome, Houston, Texas

  • Game time:
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  • Game attendance: 39,331
  • Referee: Jim Tunney
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Week 4 (Sunday October 7, 1973): San Diego Chargers Edit

1 2 3 4 Total
Chargers 0 0 0 21 21
Steelers 17 21 0 0 38



at Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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  • Game attendance: 48,795
  • Referee: Pat Haggerty
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Johnny Unitas playing for San Diego is knocked out of the game after completing only 3 of 15 passes for 24 yards and 3 interceptions.

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Week 5 (Sunday October 14, 1973): Cincinnati Bengals Edit

1 2 3 4 Total
Steelers 0 0 0 7 7
Bengals 6 3 7 3 19



at Riverfront Stadium, Cincinnati, Ohio

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  • Game attendance: 55,819
  • Referee: Dick Jorgensen
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Week 6 (Sunday October 21, 1973): New York Jets Edit

1 2 3 4 Total
Jets 7 7 0 0 14
Steelers 0 9 3 14 26



at Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

  • Game time:
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  • Game attendance: 48,682
  • Referee: John McDonough
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Week 7 (Sunday October 28, 1973): Cincinnati Bengals Edit

1 2 3 4 Total
Bengals 0 6 0 7 13
Steelers 3 7 10 0 20



at Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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  • Game attendance: 45,761
  • Referee: Norm Schachter
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Week 8 (Monday November 5, 1973): Washington Redskins Edit

1 2 3 4 Total
Redskins 3 3 3 7 16
Steelers 7 7 0 7 21



at Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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Joe Gilliam (Jefferson Street) makes his Monday night debut.

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Week 9 (Sunday November 11, 1973): Oakland Raiders Edit

1 2 3 4 Total
Steelers 0 7 7 3 17
Raiders 0 3 0 6 9



at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum, Oakland, California

  • Game time:
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  • Game attendance: 47,535
  • Referee: Bernie Ulman
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Week 10 (Sunday November 18, 1973): Denver Broncos Edit

1 2 3 4 Total
Broncos 3 3 7 10 23
Steelers 3 3 0 7 13



at Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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  • Game attendance: 48,580
  • Referee: Fred Silva
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Week 11 (Sunday November 25, 1973): Cleveland Browns Edit

1 2 3 4 Total
Steelers 7 3 3 3 16
Browns 7 7 0 7 21



at Cleveland Municipal Stadium, Cleveland, Ohio

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  • Game attendance: 67,773
  • Referee: Jim Tunney
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Week 12 (Monday December 3, 1973): Miami Dolphins Edit

1 2 3 4 Total
Steelers 0 3 7 16 26
Dolphins 20 10 0 0 30



at the Miami Orange Bowl, Miami, Florida

  • Game time:
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  • Game attendance: 68,901
  • Referee: Ben Dreith
  • TV announcers: Howard Cosell,Don Meredith,Frank Gifford
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Week 13 (Sunday December 9, 1973): Houston Oilers Edit

1 2 3 4 Total
Oilers 7 0 0 0 7
Steelers 3 14 10 6 33



at Three Rivers Stadium, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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  • Game attendance: 38,004
  • Referee: Bob Frederic
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Week 14 (Saturday December 15, 1973): San Francisco 49ers Edit

1 2 3 4 Total
Steelers 7 7 13 10 37
49ers 0 7 0 7 14



at Candlestick Park, San Francisco, California

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  • Game attendance: 52,252
  • Referee: Tommy Bell
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John Brodie's number was retired prior to game

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StandingsEdit

AFC Central
W L T PCT PF PA STK
Cincinnati Bengals 10 4 0 .714 286 231 W-6
Pittsburgh Steelers 10 4 0 .714 347 210 W-2
Cleveland Browns 7 5 2 .571 234 255 L-2
Houston Oilers 1 13 0 .071 199 447 L-6

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Week 15 (Sunday December 23, 1973): Oakland Raiders Edit

1 2 3 4 Total
Steelers 0 7 0 7 14
Raiders 7 3 13 10 33



at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum, Oakland, California

  • Game time:
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  • Game attendance: 50,094
  • Referee: Pat Haggerty
  • TV announcers:
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ReferencesEdit

AFC East Central West East Central West NFC
Baltimore Cincinnati Denver Dallas Chicago Atlanta
Buffalo Cleveland Kansas City NY Giants Detroit Los Angeles
Miami Houston Oakland Philadelphia Green Bay New Orleans
New England Pittsburgh San Diego St. Louis Minnesota San Francisco
NY Jets Washington
1973 NFL DraftNFL PlayoffsPro BowlSuper Bowl VIII