Found June 26, 2013 on This Given Sunday:
On paper and on media outlets everywhere, the Miami Dolphins seem to be one of the teams in the AFC ready to make the jump from mediocrity to relevance. Ryan Tannehill seems poised for a breakout year, and much of that speculation is based around the acquisition of receiver Mike Wallace. Unfortunately for the Dolphins, Wallace's success may not translate well to Miami. Mike Wallace will be the fastest player on the field most of the time he lines up. The problem is that speed won't necessarily translate to success. In Pittsburgh, Wallace had a very good, if not great quarterback that could throw the long ball as far as anyone in the NFL, and it was still often not enough to overthrow Wallace. Ryan Tannehill can make all the throws required of an NFL quarterback, but it'll take some time before he gets a good feel for just how fast Mike Wallace really is. In Pittsburgh, Wallace was surrounded by other offensive threats. The Steelers had offensive options everywhere, a...
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