Steelers to have second round of interviews for vacant general manager job

The Steelers are 1 action nearer to discovering their following basic supervisor.

Pittsburgh will have a next spherical of interviews for its vacant GM work, NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo, Ian Rapoport and Tom Pelissero described Thursday. Titans VP of player personnel Ryan Cowden and Buccaneers VP of participant staff John Spytek are amid people who are scheduled to satisfy with the Steelers once again.

Pittsburgh is filling its vacancy now because of the planned departure of Kevin Colbert, who has been with the organization given that 2000 but made the decision now was a fantastic time to transfer on. Colbert’s time with the Steelers formally finished on the summary of the 2022 NFL Draft.

Cowden and Spytek have been pertinent in entrance-office employing lookups this yr. Cowden interviewed with the Giants earlier in 2022 just before they made the decision to move forward with Joe Schoen as their new GM, when Spytek interviewed with both equally the Raiders and Vikings prior to those people two clubs selected Dave Ziegler and Kwesi Adofo-Mensah, respectively, for their vacant GM positions.

Spytek and Cowden both equally not long ago accomplished their sixth seasons with their existing groups and are plainly on the radars of these producing hiring conclusions in NFL front offices. We are going to see who else from the 16 original candidates has made it to the next spherical of sit-downs to turned the next personnel main in Pittsburgh.