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Old 09-14-2007, 05:36 PM   #25
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Default Re: Mike Tomlin Nominated for Motorola Coach of the Week

Originally Posted by Stlrs4Life View Post
Voters select Steelers' Tomlin as Motorola Coach of the Week

Head coach Mike Tomlin of the Pittsburgh Steelers is the Motorola NFL Coach of the Week for games played Sept. 6-10.

Tomlin won his first career game as a head coach, leading the Steelers to a 34-7 road win over the Cleveland Browns.

Tomlin became the first Steelers head coach to win his first game against the Browns and gave Pittsburgh the advantage in the all-time series against the Browns, 56-55, for the first time in club history.

Under Tomlin's leadership, the Steelers controlled the ball for 36:16, while limiting Cleveland to 221 yards (46 rushing) and recording six quarterback sacks.
NIce job, Coach!! Congrats!! And here's to many more honors for you and your team..
"We're not going to turn our backs on him," Ward said. "We're going to treat him like our brother. We're going to accept him back and be very supportive of him and help him get through this. In this locker room, he's still our quarterback."
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