About the Author
Jim Wexell is a veteran sportswriter in the Pittsburgh area. A Pitt graduate, hes covered the Pittsburgh Steelers on a daily basis since 1995, first as the sports editor for the Irwin Standard Observer and now as a freelance writer for several suburban newspapers in Western Pennsylvania. He also writes an opinion/notes column for Steelers Digest and regularly contributes to Pro Football Weekly. Hes also the publisher of FOX/Scout Networks Steelers site after building the subscription-based project as senior editor for three years. Wexells first book, Tales from Behind the Steel Curtain, is a rollicking behind-the-scenes look at the Steelers 1979 championship season, starring Jack Lambert, Terry Bradshaw, and company.