Terry Bradshaw is a former American football quarterback who played in the NFL from 1970 to 1983. He was born on September 2, 1948, in Shreveport, Louisiana, and played college football at Louisiana Tech University. He was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers with the first overall pick in the 1970 NFL Draft and played for the team from 1970 to 1983. Bradshaw is best known for his time with the Steelers, where he led the team to four Super Bowl victories and was named the Super Bowl Most Valuable Player twice. He was a two-time NFL Most Valuable Player and a two-time Pro Bowler, and is widely considered one of the greatest quarterbacks in NFL history. After retiring from football, Bradshaw became a successful television commentator and remains involved in the NFL community. He is also known for his down-to-earth personality and his signature southern drawl.
Quotes About Terry Bradshaw
“Terry Bradshaw’s arm was so strong, he could throw a ball over those mountains.” – Chuck Noll, Bradshaw’s former coach
“Terry Bradshaw is the greatest quarterback in the history of the Pittsburgh Steelers.” – Joe Greene, former Pittsburgh Steeler
“Terry Bradshaw was the face of our franchise for so many years, and he will always be a beloved member of the Steelers family.” – Dan Rooney, former Pittsburgh Steelers Chairman
“Terry Bradshaw was a quarterback who always came up big in the biggest moments.” – John Madden, former NFL head coach
“Terry Bradshaw is a winner. He’s a leader. He’s a great guy. He’s a competitor.” – Lynn Swann, former Pittsburgh Steeler
“Terry Bradshaw was a fierce competitor who always wanted to win, no matter what.” – Franco Harris, former Pittsburgh Steeler.
“Terry Bradshaw was a true leader on and off the field. He inspired everyone who knew him.” – Mel Blount, former Pittsburgh Steeler.