Steelers HC Mike Tomlin makes perfect comparison for Raiders TE Darren Waller
Mike Tomlin on Darren Waller: "He's more similar to Claypool than he is to any tight end on our roster."
— Brooke Pryor (@bepryor) September 14, 2021
When the Pittsburgh Steelers take on the Las Vegas Raiders this Sunday at Heinz Field, keeping Raiders tight end Darren Waller in check will be the top priority. Waller is a huge, athletic target and the focal point of the Raiders passing game.
When head coach Mike Tomlin talked to the press on Wednesday and Waller came up, Tomlin had the perfect comparison. He equated Waller’s skill set with Steelers wide receiver Chase Claypool.
While I could argue that rookie tight end Pat Freiermuth has every bit the potential Waller does, but I digress. If we assume the premise Tomlin set out there …
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