Why register with the Steelers Fever Forums?
 • Intelligent and friendly discussions.
 • It's free and it's quick. Always.
 • Enter events in the forums calendar.
 • Very user friendly software.
 • Exclusive contests and giveaways.

 Donate to Steelers Fever, Click here
 Our 2014 Goal: $450.00 - To Date: $450.00 (100.00%)
 Home | Forums | Editorials | Shop | Tickets | Downloads | Contact Pittsburgh Steelers Forum Feed Not Just Fans. Hardcore Fans.

Go Back   Steelers Fever Forums > Steelers Football > Pittsburgh Steelers


Steelers Fever Fan Shop

Doc's Sports Get FREE NFL Picks and College Football picks as well as Football Lines like live NFL Lines and updated NFL Power Rankings all at Doc's Sports Service.

Steelers

LOL

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 10-31-2012, 08:10 AM   #51
TRH
Living Legend
 
TRH's Avatar
 

Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Bath, Ohio
Posts: 4,649
Gender: Male
Member Number: 17206
Thanks: 116
Thanked 304 Times in 208 Posts
Default Re: Report: Wallace' last year in Pittsburgh

Quote:
Originally Posted by ricardisimo View Post
It's stunning just how little Wallace seems to want to cash in next year. The drops are mind-boggling. And there's no Al Davis around anymore to sign him to a mega-contract based purely on his Super Bowl MVP title this season.

there's no Al Davis, but there is a "jerry jones"
TRH is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-31-2012, 08:40 AM   #52
teegre
Living Legend
Supporter
 
teegre's Avatar
 

Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 15,703
Member Number: 24108
Thanks: 23,017
Thanked 24,462 Times in 9,910 Posts
My Mood: Dead
Default Re: Report: Wallace' last year in Pittsburgh

Quote:
Originally Posted by ricardisimo View Post
his Super Bowl MVP title this season.
I was thinking the same thing: SuperBowl MVP.
teegre is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-31-2012, 10:53 AM   #53
SteelersCanada
Living Legend
Supporter
 
SteelersCanada's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 8,084
Member Number: 24400
Thanks: 6,235
Thanked 11,415 Times in 4,680 Posts
Default Re: Report: Wallace' last year in Pittsburgh

Expect him to get a very similar deal to what Victor Cruz receives. Wallace can test FA, but he'll end up on a team like Jacksonville that has all the cap space in the world, but your quarterback is Blaine Gabbert. There's no top end team that has the cap space to sign him, and if he wants the huge payout, he'll have to go on a team that has no chance of winning a title.

However, I don't think this is the case and I've said it many times. He'll resign here and receive a deal that could mirror what Cruz is going to get.
SteelersCanada is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-31-2012, 11:45 AM   #54
TRH
Living Legend
 
TRH's Avatar
 

Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Bath, Ohio
Posts: 4,649
Gender: Male
Member Number: 17206
Thanks: 116
Thanked 304 Times in 208 Posts
Default Re: Report: Wallace' last year in Pittsburgh

Quote:
Originally Posted by SteelersCanada View Post
Expect him to get a very similar deal to what Victor Cruz receives. Wallace can test FA, but he'll end up on a team like Jacksonville that has all the cap space in the world, but your quarterback is Blaine Gabbert. There's no top end team that has the cap space to sign him, and if he wants the huge payout, he'll have to go on a team that has no chance of winning a title.

However, I don't think this is the case and I've said it many times. He'll resign here and receive a deal that could mirror what Cruz is going to get.
i don't think so. The next deal for Cruz, he's going to get the moon and beyond. Not even a possibility of a chance we'll give Wallace the kind of money Cruz will get.
TRH is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-31-2012, 12:07 PM   #55
maddog78
Assistant Coach
 
maddog78's Avatar
 

Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 1,108
Member Number: 24321
Thanks: 48
Thanked 303 Times in 175 Posts
Default Re: Report: Wallace' last year in Pittsburgh

Quote:
Originally Posted by TRH View Post
i don't think so. The next deal for Cruz, he's going to get the moon and beyond. Not even a possibility of a chance we'll give Wallace the kind of money Cruz will get.
The Steelers have had zero problem getting rid of and replacing good WRs over the years. I'll be very surprised if Wallace is a Steeler next year.
maddog78 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-31-2012, 12:48 PM   #56
Edman
Living Legend
 

Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Pittsburgh
Posts: 5,718
Gender: Male
Member Number: 3261
Thanks: 173
Thanked 521 Times in 254 Posts
My Mood: Brooding
Default Re: Report: Wallace' last year in Pittsburgh

If there's one thing I know from the Steelers, you don't need a Superstar lineup at WR, you just need one dependable #1 guy. I think it's quite obvious that Antonio Brown is THAT guy, and he has a new contract, so he's not going anywhere.

For all these years, WR's have come and went in Pittsburgh, but only one guy was constant: Hines Ward. The Steelers would be fine at WR because Hines was the leader, and the constant face.

Now Hines is gone, Brown has taken the reigns. Wallace is expendable.

I'd have no problem going with Brown and Sanders at #2 from 2013 and beyond.
Edman is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-31-2012, 12:56 PM   #57
MACH1
Quest For Seven
Supporter
 
MACH1's Avatar
 

Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Potataho
Posts: 14,774
Member Number: 3236
Thanks: 2,034
Thanked 6,252 Times in 2,298 Posts
Default Re: Report: Wallace' last year in Pittsburgh

I can see it already. The revival of the 'official mike wallace thread'.

And it's only half way through the season.
__________________


ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ
MACH1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-31-2012, 01:28 PM   #58
Fire Haley
Banned
 

Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 10,359
Member Number: 763
Thanks: 53
Thanked 1,098 Times in 768 Posts
Default Re: Report: Wallace' last year in Pittsburgh

I'd trade Wallace today to the Jets for Tebow and their #1 draft pick - get on the phones
Fire Haley is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-31-2012, 01:29 PM   #59
steelfury02
Wing Kong Exchange - CEO
Supporter
 
steelfury02's Avatar
 

Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 5,902
Member Number: 6076
Thanks: 5,388
Thanked 4,725 Times in 2,231 Posts
My Mood: Fine
Default Re: Report: Wallace' last year in Pittsburgh

you know, I really think he is only to get 7-8 mil, MAYBE 9 somewhere else. Hell - he might end up opposite Fitzgerald
__________________

I'VE GOT SOME YOUTHFUL ADJUSTMENTS FOR 'DAT AZZ
steelfury02 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-31-2012, 02:24 PM   #60
Hawaii 5-0
Armchair GM
Supporter
 
Hawaii 5-0's Avatar
 

Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: The Aloha State
Posts: 10,418
Gender: Male
Member Number: 24013
Thanks: 10,664
Thanked 13,728 Times in 5,643 Posts
My Mood: Happy
Default Re: Report: Wallace' last year in Pittsburgh

Quote:
Originally Posted by TRH View Post
there's no Al Davis, but there is a "jerry jones"
and a "Daniel Snyder", who has already proven he likes to overpay for ex-Steeler WRS...
__________________
Hawaii 5-0 is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:54 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Shoutbox provided by vBShout v6.2.1 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging v3.0.8 (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. Runs best on HiVelocity Hosting.
Navbar with Avatar by Motorradforum
no new posts