Much of what you hear in the media about Pittsburgh sports teams are generally positive, after all, it's the City of Champions. This is a town full of well-blessed fans who expect only two things from their teams: hard work and championships...I suppose loyalty would be the third.
But this isn't the land of milk and honey where everything goes your way year in and year out. Pittsburgh fans have all tasted the agony of defeat and the heartbreak of loss, both on and off the center stage.
This list highlights the 10 most memorable black letter days in the city's storied sports history, whether it be good or bad. After all, success is not final and failure is not fatal; it is the courage to continue that counts!