The Steelers got 2 selections to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. They got the Jack Butler and Dermontti Dawson in the 2012 Hall of Fame Class. Congratulations to both of these guys. They are both more then deserving of this honor.
Butler was a an undrafted free agent for the Steelers in 1951. He ended up being a member of the 1950’s All Decade Team and now is a member of the Hall of Fame. Butler was number 2 on the All Time Interceptions list when he retired with 52.
Dermontti “Dirt” Dawson was selected by the Steelers in the second round of the 1988 NFL Draft with the 44th pick. Dawson went on to be the Steelers Center throughout the 90’s. He was named to 7 Pro Bowls and was named an All Pro 6 times. Dawson was named to the 1990’s All Decade Team.
Once Again Congratulations to both of these well deserving individuals.