Tim Rooney – Football Administration

  • A graduate of North Catholic High School and Duquesne University
  • Began coaching at Canevin High School and after stints at Villanova University and the University of Rhode Island, began a career in professional football
  • Director of Pro Personnel for the Pittsburgh Steelers from 1972-1979, receiving three of the five Super Bowl rings he was to earn in his career
  • Director of Player Personnel and Assistant Director of Football Operations for the Detroit Lions from 1979-1984
  • Joined the New York Giants in 1985 as Director of Pro Personnel, where he earned Super Bowl rings 4 and 5
  • Retired from the New York Giants in May, 1999. He continued to live in New Jersey until 2010 when he and his wife returned to their Pittsburgh roots.
  • A member of the highly respected Rooney family of Pittsburgh

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