Originally posted on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 10/12/12

PITTSBURGH - DECEMBER 27: Head coach Mike Tomlin of the Pittsburgh Steelers reacts to a play while playing the Baltimore Ravens on December 27, 2009 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh won the game 23-20. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
Pittsburgh Steelers’ Head Coach Mike Tomlin was asked in his post-game comments last evening following a horrible 26-23 loss to Tennessee if these road woes are a product of the process and whether or not it needs to be changed. In his typical and uninspired coach-speak, he said he “doubts”  it’s the process and I couldn’t disagree more. It’s the process… When you continue to stand by veterans like Ike Taylor who is obviously struggling. Teams are now targeting him more than than they do Keenan Lewis and that’s a clear sign there’s a problem. Taylor has been called for pass interference and/or defensive holding in every game this season and they were warranted. He is clearly struggling with basic fundamentals that he was once so good at doing. Instead of going with Cortez Allen or Curtis Brown, Tomlin continues to leave Taylor out there to falter instead of sitting him for a series or two to get his act together. Loyalty has limits Mike. It’s the process… When you have a defensive c...
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