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Heinz Field - Pittsburgh (Steelers) Pennsylvania The marker indicates where Three Rivers Stadium (their former home) once stood for 31 seasons.

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback (12) Terry Bradshaw in action at Three Rivers Stadium.

Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Lynn Swann (88) in action against the Oakland Raiders at Three Rivers Stadium.

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Franco Harris (32) carries the ball against the Buffalo Bills during the 1974 AFC Divisional Playoff game at Three Rivers Stadium.

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Pittsburgh Steelers Art Print by Sciulli

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The Immaculate Reception is the nickname given to one of the most famous plays in the history of American football. It occurred in the AFC divisional playoff game between the Pittsburgh Steelers & the Oakland Raiders @ Three Rivers Stadium in Pittsburgh, PA, on December 23, 1972. The play has been a source of unresolved controversy and speculation ever since, and it reversed four decades of futility with their first playoff win ever, and went on to win four Super Bowls by the end of the…