LeBeau to turn up the heat

<b>PITTSBURGH – </b> Perhaps Dick LeBeau is being viewed as a returning savior. Perhaps he should be.<br><br> LeBeau was hired Friday for his second stint as defensive coordinator with the Steelers. The last time he held the position, the Steelers played in the Super Bowl.
January 16, 2004

Lewis has reason to smile, but can't

At least Tim Lewis could smile to the small group of friends who'd gathered for his farewell party. The deposed defensive coordinator of the Pittsburgh Steelers had reason.
January 12, 2004

The Man Who Knew Too Much

Bill Cowher hates mistakes. He should know, watching many of his better teams come up short thanks to a miscue or two during the course of a game. He's also benefited from the opposition's blunders. Yet, somewhere along Cowher's career as head coach of the Pittsburgh Steelers, his team stopped playing football.
January 8, 2004

Lewis fired

Only eight days after Bill Cowher said he didn't anticipate changes to his coaching staff, the head coach of the Steelers fired defensive coordinator Tim Lewis and informed wide receivers coach Kenny Jackson that his contract would not be renewed.
January 6, 2004

Steelers fallout ?

The 2003 season may not be quite over, but talk of fallout from disappointing seasons has reared its head. From head coaches to other personnel entities, the list of names changing places could become lengthy.
December 26, 2003

Bait taken

<b>CLEVELAND - </b> For once this season, it was the Steelers dictating to an opposing offense what it would do against them instead of allowing the offense to decide how the game would be played.
November 23, 2003