PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – There’s no debating the importance of this offseason for the Steelers as they’re coming off back-to-back 8-8 seasons and have holes all over their roster that need to be filled. Knowing that, NFL.com took a look at the Steelers’ offseason forecast, what they need to do to improve and even offered up a prediction as to who stays and who goes.
As Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com wrote, the Steelers have key free agent decisions to make when it comes to linebacker Jason Worilds, wide receiver’s Emmanuel Sanders and Jerricho Cotchery, safety Ryan Clark and defensive end Brett Keisel.
What they decide to do with those players along with linebacker LaMarr Woodley, corner back Ike Taylor and safety Troy Polamalu could greatly shape the outlook for 2014.
On top of the changes made to the roster this offseason, the Steelers’ coaching staff has already seen a large amount of turnover. Running backs coach Kirby Wilson left and former Tennessee Titans head coach Mike Munchak was brought in to coach thee offensive line.
Kirby Wilson joined The FAN Morning show to speak out for the first time about his decision to leave the Steelers’ staff and why he thought Minnesota was a good fit for him.
Stay tuned to 93-7 The FAN all throughout the offseason for the latest Steelers news and notes.