Mike Tomlin and the Steelers are prepared for “all people’s greatest punch” after beating the Cowboys on Sunday.
The Steelers scored 15 fourth-quarter factors within the 24-19 victory to go 8-Zero for the primary time in workforce historical past.
Pittsburgh’s head coach stated he and his workforce could be ready for opponents to throw their greatest at them.
“We are the Pittsburgh Steelers, all people is aware of what meaning,” Tomlin stated. “We get all people’s greatest punch, no matter report. I believe folks respect our model and so they respect our franchise and its historical past. That is been my expertise over 14 years right here.
“No matter our report, folks know when they’re taking part in the Pittsburgh Steelers and a sure duty that comes with our fame. We’ll get folks’s greatest shot.”
Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger accomplished 29 of 42 passes for 306 yards and three touchdowns within the win regardless of struggling a knee harm within the first half. He turned the second QB in NFL historical past to steer his workforce to an 8-Zero begin at age 38 or older (should have began all eight video games), becoming a member of Tom Brady, who did it in 2015 and 2019.
Whereas the Steelers made historical past, Tomlin stated he could be shifting on rapidly.
“It is important as we sit right here right now. As soon as I’m going to work tomorrow it will likely be much less important,” he stated. “We can be singularly centered on preparing for our subsequent AFC North opponent. That is life.
“I’m appreciative of it however we’re not going to dwell on it. We have huge time enterprise arising with AFC North ball.”
The Steelers will face the Bengals at dwelling on Nov. 15.