Steelers 1981 Season
Finished 8 - 8 (2nd in Division)
Failed to make the Playoffs
  W L T Div
Cinncinati 12 4 0 4 - 2
Pittsburgh 8 8 0 3 - 3
Houston 7 9 0 4 - 2
Cleveland 5 11 0 1 - 5
1981
Schedule
Date

Where

Opponent

Score

Record Division

9/04

Home

33 - 37 L

0 - 1

 

9/11

Away

10 - 30 L

0 - 2

 

9/18

Away

38 - 10 W

1 - 2

 

9/25

Home

27 - 21 W O/T

2 - 2

 

10/02

Home

20 - 6 W

3 - 2

 

10/10

Away

13 - 7 W

4 - 2

1 - 0

10/16

Home

7 - 34 L

4 - 3

1 - 1

10/23

Away

26 - 13 W

5 - 3

2 - 1

10/30

Home

14 -17 L

5 - 4

 

11/06

Home

21 - 24 L

5 - 5

 

11/13

Away

34 - 20 W

6 - 5

 

11/20

Home

32 - 10 W

7 - 5

3 - 1

11/24

Away

24 - 0 W

8 - 5

 

12/04

Home

27 - 30 L

8 - 6

 

12/10

Away

10- 17 L

8 - 7

3 - 2

12/18

Away

20 - 21 L

8 - 8

3 - 3

Pro Bowl Selections: 4

Mel Blount, Jack Lambert, Donnie Shell, Mike Webster

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