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Many fans have had their opinion on Mike Wallace changed over this off-season. Wallace has held out for the entire 2012 Steelers training camp in an effort to get a new long-term contract. Wallace’s contract has held plenty of headlines during the off-season. Howver, Wallace did almost exactly ContinueThe post Steelers: Mike Wallace’s Quiet Holdout was Completely Overblown appeared first on SteelBlitz.
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Mike Bires of the Beaver County Times reports via Twitter Tuesday morning that he has been told that Pittsburgh Steelers restricted free agent wide receiver Mike Wallace is back in Pittsburgh today.
Wallace had last been spotted working out down in Orlando, Florida with trainer Tom Shaw down at the Wide World of Sports complex. Last week several teammates were very optimistic...
According to his Steelers teammates wide receiver Mike Wallace will return to the team this weekend. Wallace is expected to return to the Steelers and sign his one year tender.
Wallace has been the teams leading receiver the last two years and is a key part in the Steelers offense.
While Wallace he ContinueThe post Wallace to Return; Will he Sign Long-Term? appeared first on SteelBlitz.
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It looks like Mike Wallace's holdout will finally come to an end. The wide receiver reportedly will report to the Steelers.
Three years ago the Steelers had a third round pick at wide receiver by the name of Mike Wallace. Wallace was an unpolished wide receiver, but possessed game-changing speed and the ability to beat his coverage on most plays. Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin called Wallace out labeling him as a one-tr ContinueThe post Steelers Have Another One-Trick-Pony appeared first on SteelBlitz.
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace has yet to report to camp. Wallace wants a new long-term deal (Credit: AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
According to ProFootballTalk.com, Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports the Steelers expect Wallace will arrive back in Pittsburgh this weekend and sign his one-year, $2.742 million contract after they return from Buffalo...
The Mike Wallace saga took on a new twist, relatively speaking, on Tuesday when Ed Bouchette of the
Mike Wallace can easily be ready for the season opener
Pittsburgh Post Gazette wrote that sources told him that Wallace will report this weekend, likely after the team returns from the Bills game on Saturday. Kickoff is at 7pm for that one.
For the sake of argument, let’s assume...
Mike Wallace thinks he's ready to face the Denver Broncos.
The Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver says Monday there's no need to hold him back for Sunday's season opener in Denver despite a lengthy holdout that didn't end until last week.
''I felt pretty good out there, and coach gave me a lot to look at today,'' Wallace said. ''But he'...
Plugged in Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette says the Steelers expect wide receiver Mike Wallace to report this weekend. If true, it would give him two weeks to get ready for the opener.Fantasy Spin:Wallace was a top fantasy receiver in 2011, hauling in 72 balls for 1,193 yards and eight touchdowns. The two weeks should be enough time to be ready as both he and quarterback...
This is great news for Wallace owners and folks who took a chance by drafting Mike Wallace in earlier drafts. Wallace is an elite talent and reporting this weekend should give him enough time, provided he maintained conditioning while holding out, to get in football shape and start week 1 as the Steelers N0. 1 receiver.
On a day where one high profile holdout got worse, with Maurice Jones-Drew expressing his anger with Jaguars ownership and saying he’d be open to a trade, the other remaining high profile holdout seemingly got better. According to separate reports by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and the NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, Wallace is expected to join the Steelers this weekend, after their...
According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Steelers expect wide receiver Mike Wallace to show up this weekend.
“The Steelers expect that Mike Wallace will arrive back in Pittsburgh this weekend and sign his one-year contract after they return from their third preseason game in Buffalo, multiple sources told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette,” reported Bouchette.
With all the Indianapolis Colts trade rumors swirling around tonight, Jason La Canfora of CBSSports.com took the time out to squash a pair of rumors.
Sources have told La Canfora the Colts aren’t pursuing Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew or Steelers wide receiver Mike Wallace.
“According to CBSSports.com’s Jason La Canfora, the Colts are in fact pursuing a trade...