Jerry Olsavsky is in his fifth season as the team’s inside linebackers coach. Olsavsky was promoted to his current position on February 6, 2015.
Two veteran inside linebackers, one a new face to the Steelers’ defensive unit, led Olsavsky’s room. Vince Williams, in his sixth season with Pittsburgh, led all linebackers with 76 total tackles (50 solo) starting all of his 14 games played in 2018, adding 4.5 sacks and 10 quarterback hits. Jon Bostic, during the 2018 offseason, made 73 tackles (46 solo) in his first year with the Steelers, along with 2.5 sacks.