In 1996, the Pittsburgh Steelers had a problem. They drafted a talented athlete, Kordell Stewart, and didn’t know how to use him. Surely, he wasn’t polished enough to play quarterback, but nobody had ever seen a Quaterback with a rocket arm who could run a 4.4 before. Chan Gailey, their Offensive Coordinator, came up with an idea. "Let’s make him a slash," he said. "What’s a slash?" people asked Chan Gailey said, "You’ll see."Chan Gailey Becomes Chiefs’ Forgotten Man | Football News Share Talks about Tyler Thigpen..