PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Sources are saying the Steelers will lose a draft pick over the Mike Tomlin sideline controversy.

CBS Sports reports that league sources say the Steelers will lose a late-round draft pick after Tomlin stepped onto the field during the Thanksgiving game against the Baltimore Ravens.

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After reviewing footage of the game, the NFL announced it would penalize Tomlin $100,000 for stepping onto the field.

After the ruling, Tomlin apologetic, saying: “As I stated yesterday, I take full responsibility for my actions, and I apologize for causing negative attention to the Pittsburgh Steelers organization. I accept the penalty that I received. I will no longer address this issue as I am preparing for an important game this Sunday against the Miami Dolphins.”

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Many Steelers fans and teammates have come to Tomlin’s side, saying that they believe his actions were accidental.

When it was announced that Tomlin would have to fork over $100,000 for the incident, the NFL said it would not decide on whether the team would lose a draft pick until the spring.

However, sources tell CBS Sports insider Jason La Canfora that the team will lose the draft pick.

Stay with KDKA for more information.

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