Thursday, February 28, 2008

Myron Cope - We'll Miss You

Myron Cope, Pittsburgh's beloved broadcaster legend and longtime voice of the Steelers, dies at the age of 79. Myron was both a writer and broadcaster plus he was the creator of the Steelers Terrible Towel.

Here are a number of video tributes to Myron Cope

One of the last of the great sports characters, Mr. Cope's life and career were nothing less than book-worthy, even if he had to write it himself. Twice.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A tribute to legendary Pittsburgh Steelers commentator Myron Cope
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Myron Cope and the Terrible Towel

Myron Cope was larger than life, with a voice no one will ever forget. Pittsburgh residents along with fans from all over the country will miss him.

From Jim, a Longtime Fan.