JACKSONVILLE (KDKA) – At instances, soccer is a household affair however Saturday evening was a particular one for a household with Pittsburgh ties in Jacksonville.
Helen Natko mentioned she moved to Florida from the Mon Valley space by her coronary heart will at all times bleed black and gold.
A lot in order that years later, her household solely roots for Pittsburgh.
On Saturday, Helen was joined by girls from throughout 4 generations in her household at TIAA Financial institution Discipline for an additional milestone occasion: 12-year-old Olivia’s first ever Steelers recreation.
“Born and raised close to Pittsburgh, [for] Bradshaw, I used to be there once we booed him and we went by way of him after they cheered him so it has been a very long time,” Helen mentioned.
“I’ve at all times mentioned, for those who lived in Pittsburgh, they inject you with it – you aren’t getting a selection,” added Charmaine Corridor, a Pittsburgh native residing in Jacksonville.
“We’re all from Pittsburgh, so yeah, if I did not root for the Steelers, I might in all probability be out on the road someplace,” laughed Lindsey Corridor.
Helen mentioned she’s been to dozens of video games in her lifetime, going all the best way again to when the Steelers known as Forbes Discipline their residence.
They have been handled to one more Steelers victory because the workforce escaped with a 16-15 win over the Jaguars.