- Steelers fire offensive coordinator Matt Canada
- Mike Tomlin addresses the media for the first time since Canada's firing
- Running backs coach Eddie Faulkner to take over a portion of the OC duties
Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin addressed the media following the firing of offensive coordinator Matt Canada, stating, “One man’s misfortune is another man’s opportunity.” Tomlin confirmed running backs coach Eddie Faulkner taking over a portion of OC duties, with quarterbacks coach Mike Sullivan calling offensive plays. Tomlin emphasized the necessity for scoring touchdowns and winning games, leading to the difficult decision to move on from Canada. Faulkner will handle staff organization, game planning, and tape review, while Sullivan assumes playcalling responsibility.