Found March 18, 2012 on SteelBlitz Steelers Blog:
The Steelers are rarely ever players in free agency. When reports arose that the Steelers were favorites to sign ex-Chargers running back Mike Tolbert it made sense. Tolbert is a typical Steelers free agent signing; a player that can contribute, but comes at a reasonable price. However, Gerry Dulac, Continue
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  • Would like to see this signing but I dont see it happening.

Report: Steelers the Favorite to land Mike Tolbert

Kevin Acee is reporting that Mike Tolbert is unlikely to resign in San Diego.  He is asking for more then what the Chargers are willing to pay.  Acee gives two landing spots for Tolbert.  The Pittsburgh Steelers and the Carolina Panthers.  He lists the Steelers as the favorite to sign Tolbert. If Tolbert is not willing to play for what the Chargers are willing to pay him I am...

Pros and cons of Steelers interest in Mike Tolbert

The Steelers have interest in free agent running back Mike Tolbert but it's unclear how much for certain at this point. Nothing is set in stone for sure but it's a possibility nonetheless to explore amidst all the constant rehashing of old news that everyone seems enamored with these days. Talks broke down between Tolbert and the Chargers on Thursday night and he is...

Panthers Add Mike Tolbert To Large Stable Of Running Backs

Unrestricted free agent running back Mike Tolbert is off the market as of Monday morning as he has signed a 4-year deal with the Carolina Panthers according to his agent Joel Turner. There had been speculation over the weekend by San Diego Chargers beat writer Kevin Acee that Tolbert would land with either the Panthers or the Pittsburgh Steelers, but as Gerry Dulac reported on Saturday...

Report: Mike Tolbert Expected To Land With Steelers Or Panthers

Kevin Acee, San Diego Chargers beat writer for the San Diego Union-Tribune, reports tonight on Twitter that unrestricted free agent running back Mike Tolbert is expected to land with either the Pittsburgh Steelers or Carolina Panthers. Acee added that he was told that the Tolbert situation isn't like the Malcom Floyd one in 2011, who returned last year after his deal was dead...

Report: Panthers come to terms with RB Tolbert

The Carolina Panthers and running back Mike Tolbert came to terms on a four-year deal, a league source told's Jason La Canfora on Monday. Financial terms were not disclosed. Tolbert is coming off two productive seasons with the San Diego Chargers. After he had 735 yards and 11 touchdowns in 2010, the 26-year-old Tolbert followed that up with eight touchdowns rushing...

RB Mike Tolbert agrees to deal with Carolina Panthers

Free agent RB Mike Tolbert has agreed to a four-year deal with the Carolina Panthers according to Jason LaCanfora on Twitter. The move to bring in Mike Tolbert for an interview has fueled speculation that the Carolina Panthers are going to place RB Jonathan Stewart on the trading block.Tolbert had been linked to the Kansas City Chiefs and even the Pittsburgh Steelers...

Chargers will likely lose Mike Tolbert

According to Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune, there’s a really good chance that the Chargers will lose running back Mike Tolbert in free agency. The two teams he could end up with are the Carolina Panthers and Pittsburgh Steelers. Acee indicated that there’s likely no way that Tolbert will come back to Chargers now that he’s leaving without a new contract.

Agent: Panthers add RB Tolbert from Chargers

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- The Carolina Panthers have added more depth to their already deep stable of running backs. The agent for free agent running back Mike Tolbert said Monday his client has signed a four-year contract with the Carolina Panthers. Joel Turner said Tolbert was so excited about joining Carolina that he left over 1 million on the table on an offer from San Diego....

Rumor Mill: Patriots Interested in Tolbert?

Internet rumors are just that, rumors and nothing else. Typically deserve little more than just a quick shrug before they're long forgotten as stuff of wishful thinkers. But recent inquiries from multiple channels have us looking into the possibility that The Patriots may be interested in Chargers RB Mike Tolbert.

Steelers Favorite to sign Tolbert

Via Rotoworld: Free agent Mike Tolbert is expected to sign with Pittsburgh or Carolina, according to the Union-Tribune San Diego. Tolbert will meet with an undisclosed team Saturday after negotiations with the Chargers reportedly hit a standstill. Tolbert’s camp wants more money than San Diego Continue

Jonathan Stewart or DeAngelo Williams could be traded after Mike Tolbert signing

The Panthers announced the signing of Mike Tolbert Monday, sparking speculation that they may trade one of their running backs. Carolina already has DeAngelo Williams, Jonathan Stewart, and Mike Goodson under contract at the position. Stewart will be a free agent after the season. Williams signed a five-year contract last July and would likely have less value on the trade market...

Panthers sign Mike Tolbert

According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, the Carolina Panthers have signed running back Mike Tolbert to a four-year deal. With the addition of Tolbert, I wouldn’t be surprised if Jonathan Stewart ends up being traded, since he’s going into the final year of his current contract. Tolbert carried the ball 121 times for 490 yards and 8 touchdowns in 2011.

The Patriots Must Sign Michael Bush AND Mike Tolbert.

The Patriots landing free agent WR Brandon Lloyd was as much of a foregone conclusion as that there would be dirt on the ground today. Lloyd has found a way to play for OC Josh McDaniels for three different teams in as many years. Maybe they are on the same bowling team or something; who knows? In all sincerity, Lloyd finally began to play up to his potential in Denver after working...
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