The #Steelers announce the hire of former Lions and Bengals DC (and #Pitt grad) Teryl Austin as Senior Defensive assistant/secondary coach. This is a great hire; TA is a tremendous coach, an excellent teacher and one of the true good guys.
Steelers have hired Teryl Austin as a senior defensive assistant/secondary. Former Bengals DC was on the head coaching circuit not long ago. Will help Steelers' growing subpackage football.
Steelers hire Sharon native Teryl Austin as a senior defensive assistant who will work mainly with the secondary. Austin, 53, who was a defensive back at Pitt in the late 1980s, was defensive coordinator for nine games last season before he was fired by the Cincinnati Bengals.