Posts Tagged ‘mike-tomlin’

Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Has a Shot to Play Sunday; Batch the Starter for Now

Mike Tomlin gave his usual list of injured players today when he spoke to the media, telling everyone exactly what they wanted to know about the chances of QB Ben Roethlisberger playing Sunday. Tomlin said that Roethlisberger “will take steps towards playing this week. We’ll leave the door open for him. He’s got a chance.” […]

Gridiron Gab Week Twelve Preview – Pittsburgh at Cleveland

Two AFC North teams will do battle by the Lakefront Sunday at 1pm, as the Steelers and Browns go at it for the first time in the 2012 season. The Steelers still have plenty to play for, as even with a loss last Sunday night vs the Ravens they still have the inside track in […]

Steelers QB Roethlisberger Has Sprained Shoulder; Questionable for Ravens Matchup Sunday Night

For now the Steelers had better get ready to see Byron Leftwich under center, as no matter how you put it, Ben Roethlisberger doesn’t sound like a QB that is ready to play. The official news on Big Ben is he has a “sprained right shoulder”, and coach Mike Tomlin said on Tuesday that he […]

Gridiron Gab Week Nine Preview – Pittsburgh at New York Giants

Ben Roethlisberger vs Eli Manning. Each have won a pair of Super Bowls, and Sunday at MetLife Stadium the two will square off in a huge game as the Steelers visit the Giants in a week nine affair. New York comes in a 6-2, and coming off a big win last week in Dallas that […]

Pittsburgh Loses DeCastro; Slam Buffalo 38-7

By AP Coach Mike Tomlin doesn’t blame quarterback Ben Roethlisberger for showing his frustrations after a penalty that backed the Pittsburgh Steelers to a yard from their goal line. Tomlin was just as upset with the penalty, and yet not surprised with how Roethlisberger responded. After taking a step backward, Roethlisberger moved the Steelers forward […]

Mike Tomlin and Steelers Agree to New Five-Year Deal

The Steelers made an excellent move as they extended the contract of head coach Mike Tomlin that will keep him with the Steelers through 2016. Financial details of the deal, signed Tuesday, were not disclosed. Tomlin’s previous contract ran through the 2013 season. Team president Art Rooney II called Tomlin one of the best coaches […]

Steelers Coach and GM Talk Draft and the Status of WR Mike Wallace

Kevin Colbert and Mike Tomlin spoke with the assembled media about the draft, and shared their thoughts on a variety of topics, including moving in the first round, the positions of need, and the talent level of this years crop of players. Colbert said that CB’s and WR’s are aplenty in this years class, and […]

Steelers President Rooney II Claims Hiring of Haley Was Up to Tomlin

There have been reports out of Pittsburgh that Art Rooney II has been meddling in the football side of the team. Not only did Art Rooney II say he had nothing to do with the hiring of Todd Haley, but the Steelers president also was a bit surprised that coach Mike Tomlin wound up hiring […]