Found December 21, 2011 on The Boone Docks:
I remember at last year’s Super Bowl, I was sitting in on Mike Tomlin’s Wednesday press conference after what seemed like weeks and weeks of reporting from Dallas and Tomlin was asked about one of his players’ injuries. I think it was Pouncey. Anyway, Tomlin said something to the effect of “When we get on the field, we’ll have a better idea where he’s at.”

Steelers Mike Tomlin Tuesday Press Conference – Rams Week 16

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin met the media today after the 20-3 loss last night to the San Francisco 49ers. Tomlin opened by saying it was a losing performance by us and a winning performance by the 49ers. We played their brand of football and played the game at their pace, said Tomlin. They created turnovers and their punter Andy Lee kept us on a long field, particularly...

Mike Tomlin Press Conference, Week 16, Rams

That was an ugly one. 1st place in the AFC was on the line and the Steelers couldn’t even muster one touchdown. Pretty sad if you ask me. All that being said, I can’t help but be even more in love with Ben Roethlisberger and Mike Tomlin. Sure, there were a couple of things that could  have gone differently, like you know, 3 picks and a fumble and going in to half with a TO still...

Tomlin says despite injury, he wasn't going to sit Big Ben

Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said in a news conference Tuesday that he never thought of benching Ben Roethlisberger Monday night, despite the quarterback's bad ankle and shaky performance.

Tomlin defends leaving Roethlisberger in game vs. 49ers

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin defended leaving banged-up quarterback Ben Roethlisberger in the game late in the fourth quarter Monday night after the outcome had already been decided at his weekly news conference today.

Team sources say Big Ben might sit out final two games

Coach Mike Tomlin has not announced his intentions at quarterback publicly or within the organization, but it is widely believed in the Pittsburgh front office that Ben Roethlisberger will rest his high ankle sprain against the Rams.

Tomlin won’t commit to starting Roethlisberger Saturday

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin won’t apologize for leaving Ben Roethlisberger in at the end of Pittsbugh’s 20-3 loss to the 49ers. Big Ben wanted to stay in, so he did. “He and I have been in that situation before,” Tomlin said Tuesday via the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. “I know what kind of competitor he is. I…

2011 Steelers Christmas Carol Videos Start To Roll Out

The 2011 Pittsburgh Steelers Christmas carol videos are beginning to be posted on and today the first of four videos is now up. It opens with head coach Mike Tomlin giving Christmas greetings to all Steelers fans. The Steelers defensive linemen open up the carol singing by performing "Winter Wonderland" and Chris Hoke steals the show as usual with Ziggy Hood...

The Terrible Podcast – Steelers 49ers Game Recap Episode

Season 2, Episode 58 of The Terrible Podcast is up and David Todd and I get right into the Pittsburgh Steelers 20-3 loss Monday night at Candlestick Park to the San Francisco 49ers. David was at the game so we start with his experience at being in the stadium during the power outages. We quickly turn our attention to recapping the game and discuss the decision of head coach Mike...

Twas The Monday Night Before Christmas...

[image via Kiss Morning Freakshow]...and all through San FranNot a Steeler was scoring, not even Big BenThe Steelers were hung, by the Niners defenseAnd their hopes of a 1 seed, would have to wait henceThe Niners were ready, to grab every ballWhile the Steelers came out and met a brick wallJim Harbaugh in his skirt, and Alex Smith in his dressMade short work of the Steelers, oh what...

On The Steelers: QB situation remains iffy

Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger's ankle is no worse than it was last week, he said, and others said he is getting around better than he did last week. So, the decision should be easier for Mike Tomlin this week than it was to start his quarterback Monday night in San Francisco. But his decision could be a different one. "I'm going to wait to hear from him," Roethlisberger said.

Big Ben improving, but still no decision made on QB's status

Ben Roethlisberger's status for Monday's game against the San Francisco 49ers, and Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin is feeling good about his quarterback's chances of playing through this ankle injury he sustained last week against the Cleveland Browns.
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