1971 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
6-8-0 0-0 3882 2124 1758 42 226 4248 2766 1482 35 225
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The Pittsburgh Steelers' thirty-eighth season was in 1971, and it was the third season Chuck Noll served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 6-8-0, 5-2-0 at home and 1-6-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Chicago Bears 15-17
Week 2 Cincinnati Bengals 21-10
Week 3 San Diego Chargers 21-17
Week 4 @ Cleveland Browns 17-27
Week 5 @ Kansas City Chiefs 16-38
Week 6 Houston Oilers 23-16
Week 7 @ Baltimore Colts 21-34
Week 8 Cleveland Browns 26-9
Week 9 @ Miami Dolphins 21-24
Week 10 New York Giants 17-13
Week 11 Denver Broncos 10-22
Week 12 @ Houston Oilers 3-29
Week 13 @ Cincinnati Bengals 21-13
Week 14 Los Angeles Rams 14-23

Coaches

Head Coach: Chuck Noll Quarterbacks Coach: Babe Parilli Wide Receivers Coach: Lionel Taylor Offensive Line Coach: Bob Fry Offensive Backfield Coach: Max Coley Defensive Line Coach: Dan Radakovich Defensive Backs Coach: Charlie Sumner Secondary Coach: Bud Carson Defensive Backfield Coach: Charlie Sumner Strength Coach: Lou Riecke