PITTSBURGH – Steeler’s trainer Mike Tomlin was recently diagnosed with COVID-19, sources told ESPN.
Tomlin, 48, was diagnosed last week. The Steelers were unable to confirm the head coach’s diagnosis, but said members of the coaching staff and staff were sent home from the facility last week after some positive results on routine tests.
Tomlin, who will be in his 15th season at the helm of the organization, is in good health, a source said.
The virus also affected the Steelers’ coaching team during the season, as both then-quarterbacks coach Matt Canada and specialty teams coordinator Danny Smith ran out of time due to COVID-19 logs.
NFL Network first reported news of Tomlin’s diagnosis.