PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers are saying goodbye to one of their own.
The team announced Thursday that their owner and chairman, 84-year-old Dan Rooney, has died. He was 84.
Coach Joseph on the passing of @Steelers Chairman Dan Rooney.
— Denver Broncos (@Broncos) April 13, 2017
Rooney served as a U.S. ambassador to Ireland from 2009 to 2012, and was the son of Steelers founding owner Art Rooney.