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It’s finally here, Steelers training camp 2012 at St. Vincent College in Latrobe! It’s a great time to be a Steeler fan as we can put the offseason behind us and look forward to all the great action over the next few weeks that will unfold daily. Be sure and stick with SteelerAddicts here on the blog, the forums, our Twitter and Facebook for continues updates and daily recaps of the days activities with the team.
Today was reporting day as all players had to be at the college by 4pm EST. We’ve put together a list for you updates that have come out throughout the day from Steelers insiders and media personnel as the players spoke before and just after checking into their dorms and getting ready for the evenings activities and meetings.
We’ll keep this thread updated as the evening progresses.
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After the false alarm on Tuesday that indicated Pittsburgh Steelers restricted free agent wide receiver Mike Wallace had signed a five-year, $42 million contract, I received a few emails asking if I thought that total amount stated in that report sounded about right for Wallace, should that wind up indeed being the deal.
The best answer I have to this, that I have tried to get across...
All eyes were on Latrobe today to see if Pittsburgh Steelers restricted free agent wide receiver Mike Wallace would report by the 4:00 p.m. deadline to sign his one-year tender offer and continue negotiations on a long-term deal. Wallace, pretty much as expected, didn't show and the Steelers, also as expected, were not thrilled with his decision. It is being reported that contract...
Pittsburgh Steelers restricted free agent wide receiver Mike Wallace might be absent for the start of training camp, but one wide receiver that is present, and more importantly healthy, is Emmanuel Sanders.
Sanders, who missed a good portion on training camp and the preseason last year due to surgeries on each of his feet, will now fill in as the "X" receiver in the...
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace will not report to camp amid his contract dispute with the team.
Wallace was supposed to move into his dorm room by 3PM at the Steelers training camp in Latrobe, Pennsylvania and take part in conditioning tests.
Wallace was offered a one year, $2.7 million tender from the Steelers. He has not signed it and has not taken part in any...
Both sides seem to be digging in:
Mike Wallace’s speed is his biggest asset. His slowness in reporting to training camp — at least in the Steelers’ minds — is suddenly his biggest liability.
The Steelers did a not-so-slow burn Wednesday when the super-fast Wallace, ignoring the Steelers’ history of refusing to negotiate when a player is not in camp, declined to sign his...
Ed Bouchette reported today that Mike Wallace would not be reporting to camp on time. He is now also reporting that the Steelers may be planning to cut off talks with Wallace. This is a sign of bad news. It seemed as if sides were getting better and it was expected that Wallace would sign his tender and come to camp out of good faith and the two sides would continue negotiating...
According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Steelers have signed first round pick, guard David DeCastro to a four-year deal, with an option for the fifth. The deal is reportedly worth $7.8 million and DeCastro is expected to start straight away at right guard. With DeCastro signed ContinueThe post Steelers: DeCastro Signs, Attention turns to WR Mike Wallace appeared...
As expected, wide receiver Mike Wallace is absent from the start of training camp with the Pittsburgh Steelers as he is yet to sign the lucrative new contract that he covets.
Negotiations have been severed, and Pittsburgh's front office does not intend to resume talks until Wallace reports to camp.
Talks were previously gaining momemtum, but Wallace's absence threw a wrench...
According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, it looks pretty likely that Pittsburgh Steelers restricted free agent wide receiver Mike Wallace won’t be reporting to training camp today by the 4:00 p.m. deadline.
While Wallace not reporting today is not totally unexpected, his decision will likely mean...
According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace decided on his own to hold out.
Wallace’s agent Bus Cook had nothing to do with his decision to hold out from reporting to training camp.
“According to sources, Wallace is driving the bus on this one. It is the wide receiver’s idea to hold out of training camp and, because...
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace has not reported to the Steelers mini-camp (Credit: REUTERS/Jason Cohn)
Despite a premature congratulations by a teammate yesterday, it looks like Mike Wallace and the Pittsburgh Steelers did not actually come to an agreement on an extension. Today, ESPN’s John Clayton is reporting that not only have talks between the two sides broken...
Despite a report we posted earlier today that the Steelers and wide receiver Mike Wallace are close to agreeing on a new contract, it seems like things aren’t going so well.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, both the Steelers and Wallace are “not close” to agreeing on a new long-term contract.
Word came out of training camp this afternoon, per Ed Bouchette of the PIttsburgh Post Gazette that the Steelers are going to suspend any further contract talks with wide receiver Mike Wallace until he signs his one year tender and reports to camp. You knew this was coming sooner or later because the Steelers are not a team that will be bullied into a deal they aren’t comfortable...
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin isn’t happy that his number one receiver, Mike Wallace chose to not report to training camp on Wednesday.
While speaking with the media, Tomlin said that Wallace’s situation is bigger than him.
“Obviously Mike Wallace was not here today,” said Tomlin. ”I don’t know when he’s going to be here. Obviously we have...