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The annual offseason owners meetings that happen in the spring are always great to get some information from coaches and owners about how things are going. We get tidbits here and there before then but other than the combine this is the first time that coaches will generally talk with the media for a significant amount of time; this is especially true for Mike Tomlin.
Coach Tomlin has been quiet since his season ending presser, only addressing the media briefly at the Todd Haley press conference and a few quotes at the combine. He met up with members of the local media on Tuesday morning and touched on multiple topics about his team and what we can expect heading into the draft and beyond this offseason. You can listen to the entire interview audio by clicking here, it’s about 52 minutes in length but it’s worth the listen if you have the time.
Anyways, one of the many things I took from it was a question that Tomlin was asked concerning the long term health of Emmanuel Sanders. Rig...
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If you have read this site for a while or are a long time listener of the podcast, you know that I have long been worried about the feet of Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders ever since his second surgery. As I have stated before, you never like to hear about young player having problems with their feet early on in their careers, especially if they play a skill position...
Pittsburgh Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert is currently down in Florida at the NFL owners meeting and he has given us several new quotes to chew on after taking questions from the media.
Colbert was asked once again about the possibility of right tackle Willie Colon moving to guard and he passed the buck so to speak to Head Coach Mike Tomlin. Colbert does still think that...
Season 2, Episode 91 of The Terrible Podcast is up and with David Todd and I are all over the place in this episode. We start off looking at some of the comments made by Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin at the NFL owners meeting about the injury concerns he has about Emmanuel Sanders and Willie Colon. We also discuss the pre draft visitors that the Steelers have had in...
Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin expects new leaders to emerge following the departure of high-profile veterans like Hines Ward, Aaron Smith and James Farrior.
Tomlin said at the NFL Meetings on Tuesday the Steelers are going through a changing of the guard in the locker room, but he's confident the team has several players - including defensive end Brett Keisel and safety...
This offseason, the Pittsburgh Steelers made a change in their coaching ranks, replacing offensive coordinators. Head coach Mike Tomlin, speaking to reporters for the first time since early January, said the decision to replace Bruce Arians with Todd Haley was his and his alone. Arians announced his “retirement” in January but eventually joined the Indianapolis Colts...
By Cian Fahey
Reading too much into the words of Kevin Colbert or Mike Tomlin is most definitely a rookie mistake for anyone who's listening. However there was one notable excerpt from the comments of Tomlin and Colbert at the recent NFL meetings this past week which I can't help but put some credence in.
When talking to Pat Kirwan and Tim Ryan of SiriusXM NFL Radio, Colbert...
The annual Willie Colon move to guard talk is back in high swing and so you knew the annual Ziggy Hood move to nose tackle would not be far behind it. It is more talked about this offseason it seems being as Casey Hampton has a strong possibility of starting the year on the PUP list as he recovers from his knee surgery.
Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin was asked on Tuesday...
Despite the speculation surrounding former offensive coordintator Bruce Arians’ departure from the Pittsburgh Steelers, head coach Mike Tomlin said that the decision was solely his, and had nothing to do with the front office.
Tomlin commented the hiring of Todd Haley as offensive coordinator, saying:
“I thought that it was time for change. We’re moving into a situation here...
Mike Tomlin did an interview at the coaches breakfast at the NFL meetings yesterday. During that interview he expressed that he is looking to add another running back. It could be in either free agency or the draft.
With the loss of Mendenhall and with how uncertain it is that he will return fully healthy the team is looking at running backs. They have Isaac Redman as the...
Pittsburgh Steelers’ Head Football Coach Mike Tomlin has finally broken his seemingly self-imposed ‘vow of silence’ and in doing so has once again stirred up emotions regarding who calls the shots and just where the offense is headed in 2012.
Speaking publicly for the first time since the departure of Offensive Coordinator Bruce Arians and the hiring of Todd Haley to the same...
Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin, who is down at the owners meetings this week, met with the media on Tuesday and let reporters know that they have already hosted three college players for pre draft visits last week.
The Steelers are allowed 30 pre-draft visits outside of the local college players and they have already hosted the local University of Pittsburgh players...