8-7 (.533)
3rd place in AFC Central

A 24-day players' strike was called after week two. Week 3 games were cancelled, but the games for weeks 4-6 were played with replacement players, after which the union voted to end the strike.

Head Coach Chuck Noll
General Manager Dick Haley
Team Owner Art Rooney
Stadium Three Rivers Stadium
Attendance 353,402 total
50,586 per game

1987 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 10 Rod Woodson DB
2 38 Delton Hall DB
3 66 Charles Lockett WR
4 94 Thomas Everett DB
5 122 Hardy Nickerson LB

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