Terry Hanratty

Football Player
Born Jan 19, 1948

Terrence Hugh "Terry" Hanratty is a former American football quarterback who played in the National Football League during the 1960s and 1970s. He earned two Super Bowl rings as the backup quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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1948 Birth Born on January 19, 1948.


1966 18 Years Old Hanratty and Jim Seymour formed a formidable passing/receiving duo leading Notre Dame to the national championship in 1966. … Read More


1969 21 Years Old In 1969, Hanratty was selected in the second round of the NFL Draft by the Steelers' new head coach, Chuck Noll, and was the starting quarterback for a short time before losing the job to the Steelers' No. 1 1970 overall draft pick Terry Bradshaw.
1976 28 Years Old After that season, Hanratty was selected in the 1976 expansion draft by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. … Read More


2005 57 Years Old Hanratty would be the last Pittsburgh-area native to start a game at quarteback for the Steelers, until current backup and Homestead native Charlie Batch would fill in for an injured Ben Roethlisberger for two games during the team's Super Bowl-winning season in 2005. … Read More
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