The Best Pittsburgh Steelers Kickers Of All Time

Voting 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.

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Ranked by
  • Gary Anderson
    278 votes

    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

  • Chris Boswell
    292 votes

    Steelers careers: 2015–present

    Career accomplishments: 
    Pro Bowl (2017)

  • Jeff Reed
    201 votes

    Steelers career: 2002–2010

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

  • Roy Gerela
    132 votes

    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)

  • Bill Dudley
    58 votes

    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

  • Shaun Suisham
    131 votes

    Steelers career: 2005, 2010–2015