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Bill Cowher
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Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Born: May 8, 1957 (1957-05-08) (age 64)
Crafton, Pennsylvania
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 225 lb (102 kg)
Career information
College: NC State
Undrafted: 1979
Career history
As player:
As coach:
Career highlights and awards
  • Super Bowl champion (XL)
  • AFC champion (1995, 2005)
  • AP NFL Coach of the Year (1992)
  • Best Coach/Manager ESPY Award (2006)
  • 2× Sporting News NFL Coach of the Year (1992, 2004)
  • 4x Pro Bowl head coach (1994, 1997, 2000, 2004)
  • 2011 Pittsburgh Pro Football Hall of Fame
Career NFL statistics
Win-Loss Record: 161–99–1
Winning %: .618
Games: 261
Player stats at
Coaching stats at PFR

William Laird "Bill" Cowher (born May 8, 1957) is a former American football coach and player. He coached the Pittsburgh Steelers for 15 seasons. He is an analyst for The NFL Today. He won his only Super Bowl when the Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Seattle Seahawks.

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