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According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace is expected to end his hold out and report to the Steelers before the regular season begins.
He always could change his mind, but Pittsburgh WR Mike Wallace is expected to report back to Steelers before the regular season begins.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 14, 2012
Just like I’ve been saying all along, Wallace won’t miss any regular season games because he can’t afford to miss any game checks.
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Stop me if you have heard this one before: Pittsburgh Steelers restricted wide receiver Mike Wallace will report soon.
Well, it appears the rumblings are indeed growing louder that "soon" is now right around the corner as Bill Phillips of WPXI TV reports via Twitter on Wednesday that fellow wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders said that there is a buzz around the team right...
Updating a previous post, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace is set to report to the team prior to week 1 of the regular season.
According to a report on ESPN.com by writer Jamison Hensley: “The wide receiver (Wallace), who wants a long-term contract and hasn’t signed his tender offer from the Steelers, is expected to report to the team before the regular season begins...
I finally cut the Hawk Juan…
According to sources such as Shefter and Kirwan, Steelers WR Mike Wallace will report before week 1 of the NFL season. The problem is, which Wallace will show up? The guy who tore it up during the first half off the season or the guy who fell off the face of the earth in the second half. If you watch him on tape, you know he can run all the routes...
Pittsburgh Steelers wideout Mike Wallace may not be talking to the team's front office, but he's certainly in touch with DB Ike Taylor. Wallace has been staying at Taylor's house in Orlando and driving Taylor's car while he works out with noted trainer Tom Shaw, according to Ray Fittipaldo of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
"I don't do that with too many people...
Yeah, I didn’t think I was going to write this post either and yet here we are in training camp and Mike Wallace is still a no show in Pittsburgh. Of course, I’m on vacation which means I will be away just when the news breaks and Wallace has signed and is back with the team just to make this post look silly. Overall, I think the holdout is a vast conspiracy to really muck...
Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor says they’ll welcome back Mike Wallace whenever he decides to end his hold out and report to the team.
“He’s working out,” Taylor said. “He’s working hard. Whenever he gets back, we’re going to welcome him back with open arms. Mike is taking care of Mike right now. As long as he is working out and getting in football...
This is a little meta because Jamison Hensley was quoting Adam Schefter’s mailbag in creating his own blog post about Colt McCoy being a trade fit with the Green Bay Packers. Schefter’s thoughts are nothing new, really, except to say that Aaron Rodgers still needs a capable backup now that Matt Flynn has moved along to Seattle. Hensley’s take is what I am quoting and responding...
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter via Evan Silva of Rotoworld.com, Miami Dolphins rookie quarterback Ryan Tannehill is making a run at winning the starting job.
“Looks more & more like he’s making a real run at the Dolphins’ starting quarterback job,” said Schefter.
With David Garrard recovering from surgery and Matt Moore not looking very impressive...
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Green Bay Packers have signed free agent running back Cedric Benson to a one-year deal.
Former Bengals RB Cedric Benson officially signed a one-year deal with the Green Bay Packers.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 12, 2012
Benson was brought in to help the Packers create a running game that’s been nonexistent in training...
ESPN's Adam Schefter expects that Lions running back Jahvid Best will begin the season on the PUP list. Best has been dealing with concussion symptoms for much of the last year.Fantasy Spin:That would eliminate Best for the first six games of the 2012 campaign. With Best out for the forseeable future, expect Kevin Smith to take over the running game in Detroit.
The Patriots, who already have a wealth of talent at the receiver
position, have invited former Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress
to fly in for a workout, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter (via ProFootballTalk.com), after working out free agent wide receiver Plaxico Burress on Sunday, the New England Patriots aren’t expected to sign him.
It’s not a good sign when the Patriots turn down an aging veteran. This could be a sign that Burress future in the NFL is in doubt at this point.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Lions running back Jahvid Best will likely start out the regular season on the PUP list, which means he won’t be able to be activated until after week six of the regular season.
Lions RB Jahvid Best is likely to start this season on physically unable to perform list, which would sideline him at least first six games.
— Adam Schefter...
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Kevin Kolb will start this week’s preseason game for the Arizona Cardinals, even though John Skelton is considered the favorite to win the starting job.
Arizona plans to start QB Kevin Kolb against Oakland on Friday, however John Skelton is now considered the favorite to win starting QB job.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August...