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Pittsburgh Steelers punter Jeremy Kapinos announced on Twitter Wednesday that he had received his one-year exclusive rights tender offer from the team and now we know that the Steelers other two exclusive rights free agents, running back Isaac Redman and nose tackle Steve McLendon, have also received their one-year tenders as well. The news comes via Scott Brown of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review and those tenders were expected.
An exclusive rights free agents is defined in the CBA as any player with fewer than three Accrued Seasons as of the end of the 2011 League Year. If an exclusive rights free Read more [...]
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One of the topics that Steelers GM Kevin Colbert spoke on, at the media session at the NFL Combine on Thursday was running back Rashard Mendenhall. This is an interesting situation because Mendy (as we in the SteelerNation like to call him) is signed through the 2012 season; after that he’ll be an unrestricted free agent. Normally this is a time when the team will try to negotiate...
With the restructure of Ben Roethlisberger being just over $8 million the Steelers have now surpassed the $29 million mark in cap savings. The Steelers were estimated to be around $22 million over the cap at the start of the offseason. The cap numbers will not be released until at the earliest this weekend. The Steelers will know what they have to do after it is announced....
Jim RacaltoIn what may be the most talked about topic of the NFL off-season thus far outside of Peyton Manning’s situation, Pittsburgh Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert spoke expectantly about speedy wideout Mike Wallace being a Steeler next season. Just a day removed from reports that Wallace thought he would fill the missing piece in New [...]Sports-Kings - The Kings of Sports Lists
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Mike Wallace of the Pittsburgh Steelers celebrates following his touchdown against the Cincinnati Bengals in the first half. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
Earlier in February when I was reviewing the Denver Broncos free agency needs at wide receiver, I skimmed over the Pittsburgh Steelers Mike Wallace. I tend to skip over both the big names and restricted free agents when...
If there is one distinct advantage that the Pittsburgh Steelers hold over their AFC North rivals in Baltimore, it’s their vertical passing game. In 2011, the Ravens only had two receivers (Anquan Boldin and Torrey Smith who were the only receivers to have more than 4 receptions. But neither Boldin nor Smith had more than 57 receptions. If you’re a Ravens fan, these unimpressive...
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Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert sounds determined to keep big-play wide receiver Mike Wallace, one of the top restricted free agents in the NFL.
Warren Sapp had one thing right when he called out the Steelers defense after the Week 1 embarrassment in Baltimore: they’re old as hell. The rest of Sapp’s statement, we’ve pretty much forgotten about because…well…who cares what Warren Sapp says.
But the Steelers’ defense could definitely use some Just For Men real fast. There are nine guys who are at least 30 and eight...