Tomlin Talks Preps Ahead Of AFC Championship Game

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – This weekend, the Steelers and the New York Jets will meet at Heinz Field with a lot on the line.

In advance of the AFC Championship game, Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin held his weekly press conference Tuesday to talk about the upcoming game.

Tomlin said the Steelers are very excited about being able to play in the game, and it will be a week full of preparations.

As for injuries, Tomlin said cornerback Bryant McFadden has an abdominal strain, but will practice through the course of the week.

Also, defensive end Aaron Smith will return to practice after being out for a lengthy period of time with an injury.

The game is set for Sunday at 6:30 p.m. In Week 15 of the regular season, the Jets beat the Steelers 22-17.


One Comment

  1. Nick says:

    Cant wait till the jets come back we wont let fat rex and the jets do it again go steelers the jets are goin to get knocked out and not get up again lol

  2. John J. Johnson says:

    It makes a lot of since that the Steelers will win the Super Bowl. Ben is number 7…Troy number equals 7…Ben is in his 7th year. ….Harrison subtract his number is 7…..Would be the Steelers 7th super bowl….Rashard number equals 7. Its in the bag!!!!!!

  3. Doreen Barlow Duncan says:

    With the Steelers in their 77th year, Ben is #7 in his 7th season who beat the ravens for the 7th time by 7 points, I say its our year for superbowl win # 7″.
    GO STEELERS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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