Mike Tomlin


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Tomlin Discusses Nix’s Successful Switch To Fullback

It’s rare for a player to make a wholesale switch to another position but the Pittsburgh Steelers have a couple examples of that on their roster, including Alejandro Villanueva and Roosevelt Nix. In their pre-game sitdown, Bob Labriola of Steelers.com talked with Mike Tomlin about Nix’s transition. The conversation began…


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Steelers Break 2016 Training Camp With These 5 Key Concerns

At the conclusion of Wednesday’s closed practice, the Pittsburgh Steelers are reportedly scheduled to spend one final night at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe before finally ending their annual training camp on Thursday. With camp about to break, the team enters the rest of their preseason schedule with several key…





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Tomlin Pleased With Cockrell’s Offseason Development

Nearly a year ago, the Buffalo Bills dumped Ross Cockrell on the cutdown to 75 man rosters. Now, Cockrell is poised to be an opening day starter for the Pittsburgh Steelers. But as Mike Tomlin repeated throughout this morning’s interview, past resume is irrelevant. And Cockrell is proof of that….




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Tomlin Discusses Grant Now Getting Work At Safety

As of Sunday, the Pittsburgh Steelers have started working cornerback Doran Grant at safety some during the team’s training camp practices and that’s not terribly surprising at this point as it’s been speculated for some time that it would eventually happen. At the conclusion of Monday’s training camp practice at…




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Steelers Film Room: Jerald Hawkins Vs Lions

The Pittsburgh Steelers bolstered their offensive line depth in the 2016 NFL Draft with the addition of tackle Jerald Hawkins in the fourth round. While he is expected to apprentice as the team’s fourth tackle as a rookie, likely inactive on game day, they see a future in him as…



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Steelers Have A Lot To “Tackle” In Final Three Preseason Games

If one thing stuck out clearly in the Pittsburgh Steelers 30-17 preseason loss to the Detroit Lions, it’s the fact that several defensive players must get better in the tackling department between now and the start of the 2016 season. After the game at Heinz Field was over, head coach…