Found August 02, 2012 on Steelers Depot:
Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson has some advice for Pittsburgh Steelers restricted wide receiver Mike Wallace, who has yet to report and sign his $2.742 tender offer, "Holding out just doesn’t end up being worth it." Jackson should know as his 12-day holdout really went nowhere and he suggests others such as Wallace and Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew not go that route. Jackson, who was a guest Thursday morning on NFL AM, recapped his situation last year. “Well, going through my little deal and things like that, I definitely found out there’s really Read more [...]

Pittsburgh Steelers: Not Signing Mike Wallace a Bad Idea

The Pittsburgh Steelers have decided to play hardball when it comes to renegotiating the contract of star wide out Mike Wallace. By now it is no surprise that fans and media alike in Pittsburgh and across the nation have argued that Wallace is only hurting himself by holding out. Yet, what may come as a huge surprise to everyone, including the diehards in the Steel City, is that...

Ben Roethlisberger Thinks Mike Wallace Will Be In Soon

Ed Bouchette reports on Wednesday that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger told the Pittsburgh Post Gazette that he believes restricted free agent wide receiver Mike Wallace will be reporting soon to Latrobe to sign his tender. Bouchette reports that Roethlisberger has been in close contact with Wallace since camp opened last Wednesday and that he even offered to...

Waiting, Hoping for Young WR to Emerge

With Mike Wallace holding out, the Steelers -- who were thin at the position anyway -- are still looking for a wide receiver or two to step up and stand out. Mike Prisuta has the story.

What exactly does “soon” mean when it comes to the Steelers’ Mike Wallace?

In all my years, and decades of watching the Steelers, I’m amazed at how many people all over the league are so intrigued about when Mike Wallace is going to show up. Pittsburgh fans and other teams fans alike. I say that not because I don’t want him there, but because haven’t we all learned by now this lesson of how NFL players go about their business? We hang on every tidbit...

Ben Roethlisberger believes Mike Wallace will show up soon

Getty Images Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger told Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that he believes wide receiver Mike Wallace will end his hold out and report soon. “I don’t know what’s going on with his agent or what they’re telling each other, but he wants to be here,” Roethlisberger said.  ”I believe he will be here and I think he...

Ben Roethlisberger Says Torn Rotator Cuff Not An Issue

In addition to sharing his thoughts on restricted free agent wide receiver Mike Wallace today, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger also revealed that he has a slight rotator cuff tear in his throwing arm according to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette. "I'm good. It's OK, just sore," Roethlisberger told the Post Gazette when asked about...

Antonio Brown contract the death knell for Wallace as a Steeler?

It’s a pretty simple concept; the Steelers ask Mike Wallace to sign his tender, come to camp and negotiate on good faith or they would cease negotiations. This is something the Steelers should be considered good for as they have no history of screwing over a player this way before. Of course, Mike Wallace held [...]

Fantasy Football 2012: 5 Wide Receivers that Will Bounce Back This Season

  Eagles WR DeSean Jackson is one wide receiver that has a chance to have a big bounce back season in 2012. Last season there were a significant amount of fantasy football players who simply did not perform quite the way we all thought they were going to. We can attribute this to perhaps a shortened off-season thanks to the CBA debacle or just the player being in a crappy situation...

Tough Times Could Be Ahead for the Steelers

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger prior to a game (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Right now, so many bad things are happening to the Pittsburgh Steelers.  From Big Ben getting injured again to Mike Wallace holding out.  This will all hurt the Steelers tremendously. The Pittsburgh Steelers are slowly getting worse. First off, right off the bat, Ben Roethlisberger  being...

Players holdout while Americans struggle

Every year NFL players holdout and sit out of Training Camp and this year is no different with Mike Wallace, Dwayne Bowe and Maurice Jones-Drew are holding out this year. A couple players at one position get paid and another player in that same position will want that same money. They will not report to [...]
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