Bucs Executive Gets Second Interview For Steelers G.M. Job

Bucs vice chairman of participant personnel John Spytek is interviewing for the Steelers normal supervisor place for a second time. The information was first reported by Mike Garafolo, Tom Pelissero and Ian Rapoport.

Pittsburgh is on to its second spherical of interviews for the G.M. job. Spytek first interviewed with the Steelers again in February.

Kevin Colbert, who has held the G.M. place for 22 years in Pittsburgh is stepping apart. Colbert simply concluded his remaining draft with the Steelers final weekend. He helped Pittsburgh win a pair of Tremendous Bowl championships – one with Invoice Cowher and one other with Mike Tomlin.

Spytek additionally interviewed with Minnesota and Las Vegas for his or her normal supervisor positions this offseason. He’s spent the previous seven years with the Bucs as normal supervisor Jason Licht’s right-hand man within the personnel division. Spytek has been instrumental in serving to the Bucs construct a roster that gained Tremendous Bowl LV. He’s has spent the final 19 years within the NFL in several scouting and personnel capacities with a number of groups.

In 2016, Spytek changed Jon Robinson, who was Tampa Bay’s earlier director of participant personnel. Robinson left the Bucs to change into the Titans normal supervisor. With Spytek in demand this offseason, it’s solely a matter of time earlier than Licht loses one other prime personnel govt to a different group to function a G.M.