Bill Cowher went to the Super Bowl once, lost and made the playoffs 8 times in his first 12 seasons. At the end of that 12th season his team was 6-10. MANY people called for him to be fired on the old message boards and radio because he couldn't seem to win the big one and the "culture" in the locker room was bad. Jun 09, 2006 · Wow, the somewhat boring Steelers beat (involving the team quietly locking up most of their free agents) suddenly got more interesting. There is a growing feeling inside the Steelers organization that Bill Cowher may coach one more season or, at most two, and then retire to the $2.5 million home he and his wife bought in Raleigh, N.C., this year.

PITTSBURGH (Jan. 1, 2007) -- The Bill Cowher countdown began for the Pittsburgh Steelers, who may soon be looking for a new coach for only the second time since 1969. The Steelers, the first Super Bowl winner in four years to miss the playoffs the following season, held their final team meeting with ... Bill Callahan, the team's assistant head coach and offensive line coach, took over for Gruden in the interim while team owner Daniel Snyder begins his search for the 29th head coach in the long ...