2005 Pittsburgh Steelers schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
11-5-0 4-0 6487 3737 2750 27 371 5880 4128 1752 37 345
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The Pittsburgh Steelers' seventy-second season was in 2005, and it was the fourteenth season Bill Cowher served as the head coach of the team. The Steelers played their home games at Heinz Field. They finished the year 11-5-0 in the regular season and 4-0 in the playoffs eventually winning the NFL championship against the Seattle Seahawks 21-10, the team's fifth championship win. At the end of the season, Hines Ward was awarded with the Super Bowl Most Valuable Player award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Tennessee Titans 34-7
Week 2 @ Houston Texans 27-7
Week 3 New England Patriots 20-23
Week 5 @ San Diego Chargers 24-22
Week 6 Jacksonville Jaguars 17-23
Week 7 @ Cincinnati Bengals 27-13
Week 8 Baltimore Ravens 20-19
Week 9 @ Green Bay Packers 20-10
Week 10 Cleveland Browns 34-21
Week 11 @ Baltimore Ravens 13-16
Week 12 @ Indianapolis Colts 7-26
Week 13 Cincinnati Bengals 31-38
Week 14 Chicago Bears 21-9
Week 15 @ Minnesota Vikings 18-3
Week 16 @ Cleveland Browns 41-0
Week 17 Detroit Lions 35-21


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round @ Cincinnati Bengals 31-17
Divisional Round @ Indianapolis Colts 21-18
Conference Championship @ Denver Broncos 34-17
Super Bowl vs. Seattle Seahawks 21-10

2005 Pittsburgh Steelers Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Bill Cowher Assistant Head Coach: Russ Grimm Offensive Coordinator: Ken Whisenhunt Defensive Coordinator: Dick LeBeau Quarterbacks Coach: Mark Whipple Wide Receivers Coach: Bruce Arians Offensive Line Coach: Russ Grimm Running Backs Coach: Dick Hoak Tight Ends Coach: James Daniel Offensive Assistant Coach: Matt Raich Defensive Line Coach: John Mitchell Linebackers Coach: Keith Butler Defensive Backs Coach: Darren Perry Assistant Defensive Backs Coach: Ray Horton Defensive Assistant Coach: Lou Spanos Special Teams Coach: Kevin Spencer Conditioning Coordinator: Chet Fuhrman Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Marcel Pastoor Conditioning Assistant Coach: Marcel Pastoor General Manager: Kevin Colbert Director of Football Operations: Kevin Colbert Player Development: Ray Jackson Assistant Athletic Trainer: Ryan Grove