Mike Tomlin will be staying in Pittsburgh for the foreseeable future.
The Steelers announced Friday they have given the 45-year-old coach a new contract that will run through the 2020 season.
And to be clear, Aikman — Fox’s top NFL analyst — isn’t buying the “mistakes of youth” defense.
“I think the guy, what little dealings I’ve had with him, I don’t think he’s — I’m careful how I say this — I don’t think he’s necessarily a bad guy,” Aikman said on Lance Armstrong’s podcast “The Forward” (via The Dallas Morning News). “But I also don’t buy into, ‘Well, he’s 21 years old’ or ‘He’s 22 years old’ or however old he is or any other player in the NFL. That’s old enough to know right from wrong and how to act.
“At 22, I knew, I’m not saying I always did the right thing, but I knew what [was] right and I knew how I was supposed to act. So you can’t put it off on youth.”
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McKinley is just as passionate about football as the rest Cheap Jerseys Elite of his interests. McKinley had 18 tackles for loss, 10 sacks, and six pass breakups in his final season at UCLA, and he did that while playing through a torn labrum.
That labrum required surgery, and McKinley wasn’t able to participate in rookie minicamp because of it. He’s eager to get on the field with his teammates.