Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin won’t make any commitments on the status of an outside substitute and incumbent Defensive Player of the Year TJ Watt on Tuesday, only saying he will “definitely will”. missed Sunday’s game week 2 against the New England Patriots.
Even so, he said the team was mobilize by the news on Watt and things are in a much better place than they were immediately after Sunday’s Week 1 win over the Cincinnati Bengals.
The optimism seems to be for good reason.
Just hours after Tomlin’s press conference, Watt sent out a rare tweet that was pretty self-explanatory.