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Now that the Pittsburgh Steelers have left for Denver for their season opener, and no new contract for wide receiver Mike Wallace was reported to be on board, we can now take a firmer look at where the team sits from a salary cap standpoint headed into week 1 of the season.
PFT reports on Saturday that the Steelers have $1.6 million in cap space. That closely resembles my updated numbers that I track that is based off a cap number of personnel team cap number of $121,195,000. That number is derived from the $120.6 million cap number plus the $500,000 plus that was rolled over from last season Read more [...]
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The bewitching hour has come and gone as the Pittsburgh Steelers have boarded their plane and left for Denver with no news that wide receiver Mike Wallace has received a long-term deal.
While their is a very tiny, tiny, tiny chance that they just are keeping it hush, it wouldn't make sense for them to do so and in all likelihood Wallace will now have to play out his fourth...
The Pittsburgh Steelers have landed in Denver and Mike Prisuta of DVE Radio reports via Twitter that no contract extensions are anticipated pre-kickoff. Unless you have been hiding underneath a rock, you know that is regarding wide receiver Mike Wallace.
Prisuta reports in his tweet that one team official said, "We'll try again next year."
In just a few hours the Steelers will be heading to Denver for their Sunday night opener against the Broncos. That, by all indications, will mark the start of the Steelers regular season and will end all negotiations by the Steelers. Pittsburgh does not negotiate during the regular season so by Sund ContinueThe post Mike Wallace Negotiations Enter Eleventh Hour appeared first on SteelBlitz.
Mike Wallace and his Pittsburgh Steeler teammates are on their way to Denver for their opening Week game against the Broncos. The deadline for the Steelers and Wallace to get a deal done was before the regular season started, which meant before the team left for Denver. A deal didn’t get done ContinueThe post Mike Wallace Deal Fails to Get Done appeared first on SteelBlitz.
We mentioned on Saturday that the Pittsburgh Steelers and wide receiver Mike Wallace haven’t made any progress towards getting new contract done.
According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, since the Steelers have a policy of not negoiating new contracts during the season, Wallace will have to wait until the year is over before he’s going to get a new contract.
By Anthony Caruso III
The Capital Sports Report
Owner/Managing Editor/Sr. Writer
Mike Wallace has been complaining all summer that he wanted a new contract from the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Mike Wallace (Getty Images)
Yet, Wallace has not received a new deal, especially after missing so much of training camp. And with the opening Sunday of the NFL season just hours away, that has ended...
Steelers receiver Mike Wallace isnt saying whether hell start in Denver on Sunday, less than a week after ending his extended holdout. The way hes talking, hell be satisfied merely with playing.
Wallace worked extensively in practice Thursday fellow receiver Antonio Brown said he was as fast as ever but said later he will be happy with any role offensive coordinator...
Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that the Steelers and WR Mike Wallace still have not made any progress towards a long-term extension that would keep Wallace in Pittsburgh.
Wallace returned to the team just over a week ago, but previous reports mentioned that the Steelers were willing to discuss a contract extension. Pittsburgh was reportedly willing to offer...
According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Pittsburgh Steelers and wide receiver Mike Wallace still haven’t made any progress towards getting a new contract done.
We’ll see if anything else gets done before games kickoff on Sunday. No progress b/n Mike Wallace and Steelers, so that one’s not happening
— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) September 8, 2012
If you drafted Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace on your fantasy football team this season, you most likely did so with the intent for him to be your No. 1 or No. 2 receiver. But while you may be hoping that playing for a contract will motivate Wallace to have a career year, it may not go as you had planned.
We saw last season that Philadelphia Eagles WR Desean Jackson...
The Pittsburgh Steelers will open the season Sunday night against the Denver Broncos, but the status of one of their best players on defense remains unclear.
All-Pro linebacker James Harrison was limited in practice Wednesday and did not practice on Thursday, according to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette.
Harrison was officially activated by the Steelers last week after...
There apparently was no airport contract signing for wide receiver Mike Wallace or running back Rashard Mendenhall before the Steelers departed for Denver on Saturday.
Last year, the Steelers signed safety Troy Polamalu to a new contract as they sat on the tarmac waiting for their trip to Baltimore. The team has a policy of not negotiating contracts during the season, and it starts...
Affiliate: Football fans are given a gift from schedule-makers in Week 1 as the Denver Broncos will be at home versus the Pittsburgh Steelers in the season’s first edition of Sunday Night Football.
The NFL odds give a good barometer of what’s expected out of these teams this season.
As it stands, the Steelers are the one-point underdogs for this Week 1 meeting in the high altitude...
If you asked anyone which Steelers player has the most to prove this year you would get a lot of answers. Some of them would be ridiculous; Ben Roethlisberger, Troy Polamalu, Brett Keisel, James Harrison, Ike Taylor, Ryan Clark all have proven all they need to and are simply building their legacy. Others would make [...]
Something that former Steelers Head Coach Bill Cowher used to day, “get a hat on a hat”, is probably embedded in the minds of Steeler fans for all of eternity. We heard it so many times it was like a broken record, but he preached doing so because of the importance of beating your man, taking care of your responsibility on the field. Doing so leads to success, plain and simple...