Top 10 Pittsburgh Born Sports Figures

Brian Gulish@@briengeeContributor IJune 21, 2009

Top 10 Pittsburgh Born Sports Figures

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    PITTSBURGH - JUNE 04:  The Pittsburgh skyline during game six of the 2008 NHL Stanley Cup Finals between the Detroit Red Wings and the Pittsburgh Penguins at Mellon Arena on June 4, 2008 in Pittsburgh. Pennsylvania. The Red Wings defeated the Penguins 3-2

#10- Kurt Angle

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    31 Jul 1996: Kurt Angle of the United States holds the American flag at the free-style wrestling competition during the Summer Olympics at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia.

#9- Ty Law

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    HOUSTON - JANUARY 27:  Cornerback Ty Law #24 of the New England Patriots answers questions on media day January 27, 2003 at Reliant Stadium before Super Bowl XXXVIII against the Carolina Panthers in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

#8- Mike Ditka

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    15 Oct 1989:  Head coach Mike Ditka of the Chicago Bears, left, has a few words with an official during the Bears 33-28 loss to the Houston Oilers at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois.  Mandatory Credit: Jonathan Daniel  /Allsport

#7- Bill Cowher

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    JACKSONVILLE, FL - SEPTEMBER 18:  Head coach Bill Cowher of the Pittsburgh Steelers reacts after a play in the fourth quarter against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Alltel Stadium on September 18, 2006 in Jacksonville, Florida. The Jaguars defeated the Steel

#6- Joe Namath

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    EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - OCTOBER 26:  Former Jets quarterback is introduced during halftime festivities celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Jets' win over the Colts in Super Bowl III during the game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the New York Jets on

#5- Tony Dorsett

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    ANAHEIM, CA - JANUARY 4:  Running back Tony Dorsett #33 of the Dallas Cowboys rushes for yards during a 1985 NFC Divisional Playoff game against the Los Angeles Rams at Anaheim Stadium on January 4, 1996 in Anaheim, California.  The Rams won 20-0.  (Photo

#4- Joe Montana

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    9 Jan 1993: Quarterback Joe Montana of the San Francisco 49ers passes the ball during a playoff game against the Washington Redskins at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. The 49ers won the game 20-13.

#3- Ken Griffey, Jr.

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    SEATTLE - APRIL 18:  Ken Griffey Jr. #24 of the Seattle Mariners bats against the Detroit Tigers during the game on April 18, 2009 at Safeco Field in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

#2- Dan Marino

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    Official quaterback Dan Marino throws a pass during MTV's 'Rock 'N Jock' in the NFL Experience at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla..  1/26/01  Photo by Scott Gries/ImageDirect

#1- Arnold Palmer

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    CHAMPIONS GATE, FL - DECEMBER 07:  Arnold Palmer of the USA at the 8th hole during the final round of the Del Webb Father Son Challenge on the International Course at Champions Gate Golf Club on December 7, 2008 in Champions Gate, Florida.  (Photo by Davi