Originally written on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 10/21/14

KANSAS CITY, MO - NOVEMBER 22: Wide receiver Mike Wallace #17 of the Pittsburgh Steelers runs with the ball during NFL action against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium on November 22, 2009 in Kansas City, Missouri. The Chiefs defeated the Steelers 27-24. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)
Consider this as us reveling in another team's misery. Along with the Baltimore Ravens having their own contract squabble with Ray Rice, the Steelers are having their own problems with Pro Bowl wide receiver Mike Wallace. The team offered Wallace a one-year tender, as he's an unrestricted free agent, and the receiver has yet to sign the offer. Wallace wants a lucrative longterm deal and the club isn't willing to pay what he's asking--mostly because they also have to look at extending Antonio Brown as well. As you may or may not know, teams would have to give up a first-round pick to the Steelers if they wish to match the offer sheet and subsequently sign the player to a longterm deal. There was chatter of the Bengals looking at this route during the offseason because of their massive cap space, but giving up a high pick to their division rival isn't a good idea. And, with the team drafting Marvin Jones and Mohamed Sanu, the need for a high-priced receiver went ...
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