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Mike Tomlin Explains Why Steelers Haven't Made Changes To Offense Yet

Mike Tomlin, Pittsburgh Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers offense struggled yet again in yet another loss on Sunday Night Football.

The Steelers turned the ball over three times and mustered just 10 points in a 16-10 loss to the Miami Dolphins. The loss dropped the Steelers to 3-4 on the season and to 31st out of 32 NFL teams in scoring.

But Pittsburgh coach Mike Tomlin still isn't ready to overhaul the unit.

Speaking to reporters Tuesday, Tomlin said he's open to making changes to the offense, according to Brooke Pryor of ESPN. But when pressed about why he hasn't yet done so, Tomlin said "I don't feel like I'm there."

"Tomlin's said he's open to making changes if it'll help the offense -- so why is now NOT the time for Mike Tomlin to make a change in his offense? Tomlin: 'Because I don't feel like I'm there.'" -- Brooke Pryor

Tomlin didn't specify what he meant by "changes," but that would presumably mean staff alterations. The Steelers have already made some personnel adjustments, most notably benching quarterback Mitchell Trubisky for first-round rookie Kenny Pickett. Pickett threw three interceptions against the Dolphins.

Offensive coordinator Matt Canada has been the target of quite a bit of criticism from Steeler fans. Tomlin voiced confidence in Canada during a press conference two weeks ago.

While Tomlin may not be at the point of changing his offensive staff yet, it might not take him long to get there. The Steelers will travel to face the Philadelphia Eagles, which boast the No. 4 scoring defense in the NFL, on Sunday.