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Old 09-26-2008, 07:44 PM   #9
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Default Re: In Defense of Mike Tomlin

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Originally Posted by Edman View Post
Cowher followed up his surprising 11-5 season in 1992 with a disappointing 9-7 record in 1993, with devastating blowout losses to Denver and St. Louis among those losses. Let's not forget the Metcalf game that year either.

I wonder if Steeler fans were losing their patience with Cowher then. Mike Tomlin deserves the same amount of patience. But it won't be given to him.
You kidding? A very sizable chunk of the fans were calling for Cowher's head around 1998 or so and it didn't stop until he finally won the SB in '05. The Rooneys have patience, the fans in general are another matter.
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