What's In A Name?

Pittsburgh Steelers

Team information



Team Name: Pittsburgh Steelers



Location Information:


-United states


-Pennsylvania


- Pittsburgh


- 40.447°N & 80.000°W


-Mid-Atlantic Region


Languages Spoken:


- English

Interesting Facts about Mid-Atlantic Region!

- This region is home to a wise range of ethnic cultural diversity.


-Washington D.C is in this region. Making this region home to the capital of the U.S!


- This region is also, abounds with undisturbed nature - such as mountains and forests.


Physical Features For This Region.

- Coastal beaches


- Glacial Plateaus and Plains


- Barrier islands & Mountains.

Team Mascot Information.

Mascot: Steely Mcbean


Nicknames for team:


The Black and Gold, Blitsburgh, Stillers, and Stihllers.


Connection of Nicknameand the culture of the region:


Blitzburgh in the unofficial language. Of Pittburghese it is known as Pittsburgh.

History

Established: July 8, 1933


Founder: Arthur (Art) Rooney


Why choose location:

Art Rooney went to University in Pittsburgh.


Mascot connection to the history of the region:


The mascot's name is Steely which has Steel in it for Pittsburgh is a mining city, in its past and present.


Economy

Name of Stadium:

Heinz field stadium




Why this name:

H.J. Heinz Company is the facility of Heinz field stadium.


Other name's for the stadium?:

No.


Why is there a shift in naming of stadiums?:


There are more sponsors in one company and there are more companies sponsoring than

plain individuals. Companies have more money than plain individuals.