In accordance with NFL Community’s Tom Pelissero, the Pittsburgh Steelers have requested to interview Bucs Vice President of participant personnel John Spytek for his or her Basic Supervisor emptiness.
Spytek has had interviews with the Raiders and Vikings this offseason, with neither job coming to fruition. Coming into his seventh season with the workforce, Spytek was lauded by head coach Bruce Arians for his half within the in-season additions the Bucs have been in a position to make this yr. Hit laborious with accidents at a number of positions, Spytek and the entrance workplace discovered contributor after contributor for Tampa Bay.
All through the season, Arians had rave opinions for Spytek. Arians talked about the superb job Spytek and Licht did in buying expertise all season.
“We had loads of guys down all season,” Arians mentioned. “Completely different guys have stepped up. Jason [Licht] and [John] Spytek and all these guys put collectively a hell of a roster. And we saved including to it with veteran gamers because the season went alongside. I can’t say sufficient about our entrance workplace having an ideal roster.”
The Bucs made it via the wave of head teaching hires with out shedding Todd Bowles or Byron Leftwich. Though they weren’t as fortunate with their assistant coaches, shedding inside linebackers coach Mike Caldwell to Jacksonville as their defensive coordinator. Caldwell introduced Cody Grimm, a former Tampa Bay security and assistant on protection and particular groups since 2019, with him.
Spytek received’t be thought of the favourite in Pittsburgh. The Steelers are prone to promote both Brandon Hunt or Omar Khan to the GM position. Each Hunt and Khan have served for years within the Steelers entrance workplace.