View Single Post
Old 11-24-2010, 04:40 PM   #10
Assistant Coach

Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Pittsburgh
Posts: 1,474
Member Number: 3447
Thanks: 125
Thanked 25 Times in 16 Posts
Default Re: Heinz Field turf again catching heat

Originally Posted by MikeHaullace View Post
Devil's Advocate here.

Pittsburgh is 60-21-1 at Heinz Field. This does not include pre-season or playoffs.
Another devil's advocate here.
I read somewhere that the Steelers had the best home winning percentage (.722) in the NFL between 1970 and 2009. That's 31 years on artificial turf and 9 years on hybrid. If this is true, it shows that home field advantage was as good at 3 Rivers as it is at Heinz Field so the nature of the field has no significant impact on the results.
plenewken is offline   Reply With Quote