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Quick pix from Day 1

Written by Dan Gigler on .

Before the afternoon session starts, here are a handful of pictures from the first day that Steelers training camp was open to the public ...

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George Muentser of Jeannette was the first fan to arrive at camp. He said this was he 41st consecutive training camp opener he'd been to.

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Yes, people actually paid good money for the throwback jersey. I saw at least three of them yesterday, including this one worn by David Burkley, of Cleveland. Check out his license plate.

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Tattoo of a gentleman from Michigan. He has the AFC North in his sights.

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Three generations of the Keating family of Mt. Lebanon made the trip up.

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Sounds about right.

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Essentially on a whim, Dick Luncer of Harrington, Del., got a Steelers tattoo three years ago at the age of 70. He now has three.

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Probably not Goodell approved merchandise.

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Ryan Clark gives a surprise lift to a young fan wearing his #25 jersey.

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The Hausman family of Davenport, Iowa, was among the first people to arrive in Latrobe. Here, they've staked out a prime location t get autographs.

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And now, Paid Up.

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Don Galla of Hagerstown, Md., has been a fixture of Steelers training camps and home games for years.

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