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Steve Furness

Stephen Robert Furness

Position: DT-DE
Height: 6-4    Weight: 255 lbs.

Born: December 5, 1950 in Providence, RI
Died: February 10, 2000 in Pittsburgh, PA
High School: Bishop Hendricken
College: Rhode Island
Drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 5th round (113th overall) of the 1972 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 32 (3024th overall since 1950)

64 71

Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty AV
1972 22 PIT 64 2 0 3
1973 23 PIT 64 6 3
1974 24 PIT dt 64 14 1 2
1975 25 PIT ldt 64 14 6 5
1976 26 PIT dt 64 9 3 0 1 3 5 0 4
1977 27 PIT lde/RDT 64 14 14 0 0 1 0 0 7
1978 28 PIT rdt 64 10 5 0 0 1 12 0 3
1979 29 PIT dt 64 12 2 0 0 1 0 0 2
1980 30 PIT RDT 64 16 16 0 0 2 0 0 8
1981 31 DET dt 71 9 2 1
Career 106 49 0 1 8 17 0 38
9 yrs PIT 97 47 0 1 8 17 0 37
1 yr DET 9 2 1

Playoffs Defense & Fumbles

Games Def Interceptions Fumbles Sacks & Tackles
Year Age Tm Pos G GS Int Yds TD Lng PD FF Fmb FR Yds TD Sk Tkl Ast Sfty
1972 22 PIT DT 2 0
1974 ❍ 24 PIT DT 3
1975 ❍ 25 PIT LDT 2 1 1.5
1976 26 PIT DT 2 0
1977 27 PIT LDE 1 1 1.0
1978 ❍ 28 PIT RDE,RDT 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 2.5
1979 ❍ 29 PIT DT 3 0 1.0
Career 16 5 0 0 1 0 0 6.0

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year Lg Value (Rank/All-Time)