Mike Tomlin

The Terrible Podcast – Talking Steelers WR Martavis Bryant, Presser Talking Points, Final Mock Draft & More

Season 7, Episode 104 of The Terrible Podcast is now up and in this Wednesday show, David Todd is back and we start things off by talking about the Tuesday conditional reinstatement of Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant. We discuss his future moving forward and whether or not the team will still draft…


‘Rooney: The Next Generation’ Could Already Be On Staff

The passing of Dan Rooney left a hole in the Pittsburgh Steelers community that will never be filled, but that doesn’t mean that the show suddenly stops. There is still a franchise to run, and it remains in the hands of the Rooney family through his son, Art Rooney II,…



Colbert Explains Pittsburgh’s Mock Draft Process

It’s rare to get a straight, transparent answer out of the Kevin Colbert/Mike Tomlin pre-draft press conference. They’re a close-to-the-vest team in general and come draft season, they’re not delving into any specifics. Which hey, that’s a respectful and fair process. One specific Colbert did get into was how the…


Steelers Downplay Use Of Analytics In The Draft

This certainly should not come as a surprise to you if you know anything about Kevin Colbert and Mike Tomlin. And we’ve broached the topic before. But they’re not big into analytics, including during the draft process. Both summed up analytics as a useful tool but not one that can…


Study: How Pre-Draft Visits Shape The Steelers Draft

The draft is hard. For those on the inside, the people in the actual war rooms, and especially for those on the outside. That’s us. It’s an unpredictable beats, made all the more tougher by two important factors we know little about: medical and interviews. So we’re going to miss,…


Steelers’ Seven Shots – Sunday, April 23, 2017

Every Sunday during the offseason I plan on recapping for you seven items related to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the rest of the NFL that may have fallen through the cracks the past week that should be worth your time to read. This weekly feature will be entitled “Steelers’ Seven…





2017 Easter Weekend: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Good Friday to all of you and I hope your week was most excellent. We are now less than two weeks away from the start of the 2017 NFL Draft and that means the Pittsburgh Steelers will be wrapping up their pre-draft visits early next week. We can probably…



Devil’s Advocate: The Impact Of Dan Rooney’s Loss

You may recall for the past several offseasons that I ran an article series called The Optimist’s/Pessimist’s Take. I used it to explore different issues and topics the Pittsburgh Steelers were facing and took a positive or negative approach, examining each side in a separate article. This is essentially the…


Kinkhabwala: ‘Kevin Colbert Loves Jabrill Peppers’

Will the Pittsburgh Steelers ultimately draft Michigan safety Jabrill Peppers in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft? It will be a little more than two weeks before we find out the answer to that question but according to one major media reporter, the Steelers really like the versatile…