Great futures ahead of them
These current coaches are top candidates to join the list of all-timers
Talk to the athletes who played for Vince Lombardi or Paul Brown or Chuck Noll. They will tell you that those coaches didn't just draw up X's and O's. Those leaders took pride in coaching their players, trite as it might seem, on the larger field of life. They considered it part of the job.
Mike Tomlin never had the pleasure of playing for those men; his career as a wide receiver ended with graduation at William & Mary. But he did follow Noll into the celebrated role as Pittsburgh ...
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