Originally written on Steel City Blitz  |  Last updated 12/28/12

NEW ORLEANS - OCTOBER 31: Defensive Co-ordinator Dick LeBeau of the Pittsburgh Steelers is seen on the sidelines before the game against the New Orleans Saints at Louisiana Superdome on October 31, 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Saints won 20-10 over the Steelers. (Photo by Karl Walter/Getty Images)
The 2012 season isn’t officially over for the Steelers until this Sunday when the clock hits zeros in their final contest against the Browns. By then they’ll either by a .500 team or finish with a losing record for the first time in Mike Tomlin’s career. The coaching staff in Pittsburgh has taken a lot of heat this season, mainly on the offensive side of the ball. Tomlin will have to hire a new Offensive Line Coach, now that Sean Kugler who came over from Buffalo has accepted the Head Coach position at UTEP. He’ll also likely hire himself a new Special Teams Coach. One member of the Steelers has assured his players that he will return in 2013, as long as Mike Tomlin wants him. Dick Lebeau will be 76 this September and the already Hall of Famer says he’s excited to return next season. “Let’s just say I really like Pittsburgh and I really, really like working for the Steelers,’’ LeBeau said. “But coach Tomlin will have to tell you whether he wants me back or not.”    The Steelers defense
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