The Pittsburgh Steelers’ seek for a brand new common supervisor seems to be over.
In keeping with ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Steelers vp Omar Khan is anticipated to be named the staff’s common supervisor.
Khan has spent the previous 20 seasons with the Steelers, serving to construct two Tremendous Bowl championship groups.
The 45-year-old has spent the final 5 seasons as vp.
Employed in 2001, Khan spent ten years as Pittsburgh’s soccer operations coordinator. Khan grew to become the Steelers’ director of soccer administration in 2011 earlier than one other promotion to vp in 2016.
Khan replaces Kevin Colbert, who stepped down after this yr’s draft. Colbert, 65, was employed as common supervisor in 2010 however spent 21 years with the group in whole.
The Steelers are reportedly shaping the entrance workplace round Khan already.
According to CBS Sports’ Aditi Kinkhabwala, the Steelers are anticipated to rent Andy Weidl as assistant common supervisor. Weidl, a Pittsburgh native, has 24 years of NFL scouting expertise with the New Orlean Saints, Miami Dolphins, and Philadelphia Eagles. He is spent the final six seasons with the Eagles and the final three because the staff’s vp of participant personnel.