1974 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
10-3-1 3-0 5465 2340 3125 45 317 3735 1981 1754 56 239
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The Pittsburgh Steelers' forty-first season was in 1974, and it was the sixth season Chuck Noll served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 10-3-1 in the regular season and 3-0 in the playoffs eventually winning the NFL championship against the Minnesota Vikings 16-6, the team's first championship win. At the end of the season Joe Greene earned AP Defensive Player of the Year; Franco Harris earned Super Bowl Most Valuable Player; and Jack Lambert earned AP Defensive Rookie of the Year.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Baltimore Colts 30-0
Week 2 @ Denver Broncos 35-35
Week 3 Oakland Raiders 0-17
Week 4 @ Houston Oilers 13-7
Week 5 @ Kansas City Chiefs 34-24
Week 6 Cleveland Browns 20-16
Week 7 Atlanta Falcons 24-17
Week 8 Philadelphia Eagles 27-0
Week 9 @ Cincinnati Bengals 10-17
Week 10 @ Cleveland Browns 26-16
Week 11 @ New Orleans Saints 28-7
Week 12 Houston Oilers 10-13
Week 13 @ New England Patriots 21-17
Week 14 Cincinnati Bengals 27-3


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round Buffalo Bills 32-14
Conference Championship @ Oakland Raiders 24-13
Super Bowl vs. Minnesota Vikings 16-6


Head Coach: Chuck Noll Defensive Coordinator: Bud Carson Wide Receivers Coach: Lionel Taylor Offensive Line Coach: Dan Radakovich Offensive Backfield Coach: Dick Hoak Defensive Line Coach: George J. Perles Linebackers Coach: Woody Widenhofer Strength Coach: Lou Riecke Flexibility Coach: Paul Uram