Still, Jones did enough in a helmet, a jersey and shorts to give Tomlin a sense of ease.
“I like his attitude,” Tomlin said. “He’s a good communicator, he’s a sharp guy in the classroom, but like all the others, he’s at the very beginning of his journey.”
Notes: The Steelers signed veteran free agent offensive tackle Guy Whimper on Monday. Whimper spent 2012 with the Jacksonville Jaguars.
He was originally drafted by the New York Giants in 2006 and has started 22 games in his career. ... The Steelers also signed undrafted rookie free agent linebacker Terence Garvin to a contract.