Mike Tomlin


Steelers Wheaton, Gilbert Both Expect To Play Against Redskins

The Pittsburgh Steelers won’t release their first injury report of the week until Thursday afternoon but ahead of that, we’re already getting a good idea as to which day-to-day players are currently able to practice ahead of Monday night’s regular season opener against the Washington Redskins. While the Wednesday morning…

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Steelers Injury Report: Heyward To Practice Wednesday; Hargrave Unsure

During his Tuesday press conference, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin ran down a long list of injured players who he currently considers as being day-to-day for the team’s 2016 regular season opener against the Washington Redskins. Two of those players listed by Tomlin were defensive lineman Cameron Heyward and…

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Mike Tomlin ‘Not Concerned’ About Tight End Position

The Pittsburgh Steelers have for some time now been developing among the best offenses in the league, which came closest to reaching its culmination just last season—that is, at least, when Ben Roethlisberger was healthy. This year’s roster is also loaded with offensive talent—perhaps, though, with one notable exception. Without…

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Tomlin Still Deciding If Gilbert Will Return Kickoffs

When the Pittsburgh Steelers decided to acquire cornerback Justin Gilbert from the Cleveland Browns via a trade on Saturday the team also received a player who has some experience returning kickoffs. As a result of that, head coach Mike Tomlin was predictably asked Tuesday during his press conference if he…

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Tomlin On Confidence In Steelers’ Secondary: ‘Ask Me About Midnight Or So On Monday’

During his Tuesday press conference, Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin did his usual praising of the team’s upcoming opponent ahead of Monday night’s game against the Washington Redskins and that included him spending time talking about how good their secondary is and what a formidable challenge they’ll likely be….


Tomlin Explains Motive Behind Gilbert Trade

Mike Tomlin made his rationale clear. When high draft picks you liked are available, go after them. That was the idea behind trading for Justin Gilbert, acquired Saturday for a 2018 6th round pick from the Cleveland Browns. “His pedigree speaks for itself. He’s a guy we had a great…

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Tomlin: Chickillo Will Be Part Of Linebacker Rotation

Next man up. That’s the standard. The creed. Heck, I bet it’ll be plastered on a blimp and fly over Heinz Field each week. With the loss of Bud Dupree, that next man is Anthony Chickillo. At today’s press conference, Mike Tomlin made it clear Chickillo will be involved in…

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Fowler: Hargrave Injury Not Considered Serious

After the hand the Steelers have been dealt, it’s refreshing to get some good vibes on the injury front. ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler tweeted out he is hearing Javon Hargrave’s knee injury is not considered serious and there is still hope he plays Week One. Nothing official but I’m hearing Steelers…