Found February 22, 2012 on Steelers Depot:
With the 2012 NFL combine getting started on Wednesday, I thought now would be the perfect time to give my gut feeling thoughts on what will happen with Pittsburgh Steelers restricted free agent wide receiver Mike Wallace. I have talked extensively about the options the Steelers have in regards to placing a first round tender or using the franchise tag on Wallace, but as I mentioned in the podcast last Friday, the best case solution is to just have him signed to a long term deal before having to use either of those on him. Using just a first round tender is mighty risky, even though it returns Read more [...]

Wallace talks about leaving Pittsburgh

The salary cap strapped Steelers may not be able to keep their top WR this offseason, and it sounds like Wallace is OK with moving on from Pittsburgh as well. 

How Would Mike Wallace’s Departure Impact the Offense?

By Jeremy Hritz The Mike Wallace debate continues to heat up. The question of whether or not he will be signed by another team has earned national attention, with speculation of New England, Cincinnati, San Francisco, and Baltimore gearing up for a run at the speedy wide receiver. While it seems unlikely that Wallace will be wearing a different jersey next year, just what exactly...

Steelers GM Says They Are Going To Do Everything They Can To Keep Mike Wallace

Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert addressed the media today at the 2012 NFL combine and of course he was asked about restricted free agent wide receiver Mike Wallace. Colbert said the Steelers were going to do everything that they can do to keep Wallace with the Steelers. He told the media today that Wallace has the same goal as the Steelers do, and that is to get...

Mike Wallace Could Leave Pittsburgh?

The Steelers are reportedly willing to let stud receiver Mike Wallace hit the free agent market, according to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Fantasy Spin: The Steelers are expected to place a first-round restricted tender on Wallace, and will then see what happens regarding what other teams are willing to pay for him. If Wallace does end up leaving Pittsburgh, then...

Steelers talking with Wallace’s agent about an extension

Now that the Todd Haley & Ben Roethlisberger soap opera can finally take a back seat to the real news; issues such as how to handle Mike Wallace are now firmly at the forefront.  In an interview on SiriusXM today (as reported by the Pittsburgh Trib), Wallace spoke about how things are going so far this off season and his thoughts on remaining in Pittsburgh: “(Pittsburgh is...

Losing 60 Minutes

I have a gear that no one else has T...   Multiple sources, including Jason LaCanfora and Rotoworld have reported that the Steelers have a ‘real concern’ that they will not be able to retain restricted free agent Mike Wallace.  Pittsburgh is reportedly over the salary cap by 11 million dollars and will need to clear up some room quick. Mike Wallace was a third round gem...

Hampton, Batch, and Leftwich could all be back in 2012 says Colbert

More news out of the media day at the 2012 NFL combine as Steelers GM Kevin Colbert talked extensively about  the personnel moves the team is faced with. In addition to talking about how they intend to do everything they can to keep Mike Wallace, and that the status of Hines Ward hasn’t changed, he [...]

Could Mike Wallace Become A Bengal?

How does Mike Wallace opposite of A.J. Green sound? It sounds like a lot of worried defensive backs to me. ESPN''s Adam Schefter is reporting that Mike Wallace, who is a restricted free agent, may be pursued by the Bengals. In order to obtain Wallace, the Bengals would have to sign him and an offer sheet and hope that Pittsburgh declines to match it. The Bengals would also...

First-Round Compensation Would Be Worth Steelers Wide Receiver Mike Wallace

We're not one to blindly dispute what others say. If there's a website out there that we routinely disagree with (and there's plenty), we merely read the post or ignore it all together. It's not our place to say when someone's wrong about something because the beauty of one's opinion rarely requires absolute solution. It's an opinion and whether you...
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