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The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time  

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List Rules Vote up kickers based only on their performance with the Steelers.

The best Pittsburgh Steelers kickers ever have all had a part in some of the biggest moments in franchise history. NFL games can be won and lost by one or two points, making every made or missed kick of the greatest importance and every starting kicker a potential hero.

While recent stars like Jeff Reed and Chris Boswell have made their mark in the Steelers’ past, early standouts like Gary Anderson and Roy Gerela helped craft their own legacies in the old days of the franchise.

So which of these kickers from Pittsburgh history deserves to rank near the top of the list? Who is the best Steelers kicker of all-time? Vote below, and check back to see what other football fans thought.

1
Gary Anderson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers career: 1982–1994

Career accomplishments:
3× Pro Bowl (1983, 1985, 1993)
1985 first-team All-Pro
1983 second-team All-Pro
NFL 1990s All-Decade Team
NFL 1980s All-Decade Team
Pittsburgh Steelers All-Time Team

2
Chris Boswell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers careers: 2015–present

Career accomplishments: 
Pro Bowl (2017)

3
Jeff Reed is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers career: 2002–2010

Career accomplishments: 
2× Super Bowl champion (XL, XLIII)

4
Matt Bahr is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers career: 1979–1980

Career accomplishments: 
Super Bowl XIV champion

5
Roy Gerela is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers careers: 1971–1978

Career accomplishments:
2× Pro Bowl selection (1972, 1974)
3× Super Bowl champion (IX, X, XIII)
1× PFW Golden Toe Award (1974)

6
Norm Johnson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers career: 1995–1998

7
Shaun Suisham is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers career: 2005, 2010–2015

 

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Lou Michaels is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers career: 1961–1963

Career accomplishments: 
2× Pro Bowl (1962, 1963)

9
Kris Brown is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers career: 1999–2001

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Mike Clark is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers career: 1964–1967

Career accomplishments:
Pro Bowl selection (1966)

11
Todd Peterson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers career: 2002

12
Booth Lusteg is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time
Booth Lusteg

Steelers career: 1968

13
Joe Glamp is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers career: 1947–1949

14
Matthew McCrane is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time
Matthew McCrane

Steelers career: 2018

15
Tom Miner is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time
Tom Miner

Steelers career: 1958

16
Nick Bolkovac is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers career: 1953–1954

17
David Trout is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time
David Trout

Steelers career: 1981, 1987

18
Paul Held is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time
Paul Held

Steelers career: 1954

19
Paul Ernster is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers career: 2008

20
Ben Agajanian is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers career: 1945

21
Bill Dudley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers career: 1942, 1945–1946

Career accomplishments: 
2× First-team All-Pro (1942, 1946)
NFL Most Valuable Player (1946)
2× NFL rushing yards leader (1942, 1946)
NFL interceptions leader (1946)
NFL 1940s All-Decade Team
Pittsburgh Steelers Legends team

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Tad Weed is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time
Tad Weed

Steelers career: 1955

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Randy Bullock is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers career: 2016

24
Allan Watson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time
Allan Watson

Steelers career: 1970

25
Josh Scobee is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Steelers career: 2015

Career accomplishments: 
Tied NFL record for most 50+ yard field goals in a single game (3)