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Steelers Match Patriots’ Offer To WR Sanders

(Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)The Pittsburgh Steelers have decided to retain the services of wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders.CBS Pittsburgh » Steelers

Steelers Match Contract Offer to Emmanuel Sanders

The Pittsburgh Steelers matched the New England Patriots’ one-year contract offer to restricted free agent wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders, the team announced today. Sanders, originally drafted by P……

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Pittsburgh Matches Offer Sheet for Emmanuel Sanders Keeping him with Steelers in 2013

According to Adam Schefter the Pittsburgh Steelers have matched the New England Patriots offer sheet for wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders. Sanders will now make $ 2.5 million for the 2013 season and become an unrestricted free agent in 2014 unless he receives a contrac extension.
Had the Steelers opted not to match the offer to Sanders they would have…

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The Sanders saga an example of why fans are turned off by business side of sports

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If the Pittsburgh Steelers Let Emmanuel Sanders Walk Here are some Options to Reload the Offense for 2013

According to reports the Pittsburgh Steelers are torn on whether or not to match the New England Patriots offer for Emmanuel Sanders. If they choose to match the deal they will bring back Sanders on a one year deal worth $ 2.5 million and he would be expected to move up on the depth chart as the Steelers number two receiver behind Antonio Brown. How…

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Vote: Should The Steelers Match The Emmanuel Sanders Offer Sheet Or Take The Pick?

We do not have long to wait until the Pittsburgh Steelers make their decision as to whether or not to match the one-year, $ 2.5 million offer sheet signed by restricted free agent wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders with the the New England Patriots. You should know all of the pros and cons of keeping Sanders or letting him walk by now, so here is your c…

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Steelers big risk is keeping receiver Emmanuel Sanders, not letting him walk

According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the Steelers would be taking a bigger gamble in keeping receiver Emmanuel Sanders.

The midnight deadline for matching the New England Patriots restricted free agent offer for Sanders is quickly approaching, but if it was up to Bouchette, he would let the clock hit twelve and keep on movin…

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Pittsburgh Steelers: Patriots Would Be Doing Them a Favor by Taking Emmanuel Sanders

Maybe Bill Belichick has a conscience after all.
Perhaps he feels guilty about stealing the Steelers’ signals during the 2004 AFC Championship Game at Heinz Field.
How else can you explain the Patriots’ willingness to send the Steelers a third-round draft pick for Emmanuel Sanders?
Unless the devious Patriots laced Sanders’ drinking water wit…

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Steelers split on whether to match Sanders offer

The Patriots have made receiver Emmanuel Sanders an offer that the Steelers can’t decide whether to refuse. John Clayton of ESPN recently reported that the team is 50-50 on whether to match the $ 2.5 million offer to Sanders, or whether to take the third-round pick (91st overall) from the Patriots. We were told late Friday…ProFootballTalk » Pittsburgh Steelers

Big Ben lobbies Steelers to keep Sanders by Sunday deadline

Ben Roethlisberger doesn’t want to see another one of his targets leave Pittsburgh after already seeing receiver Mike Wallace bolt for Miami.

He’s reportedly been lobbying hard for the Steelers to match the Patriots’ offer sheet to Emmanuel Sanders, CBSSports.com’s Jason La Canfora said on Friday.

Time is indeed running out for the Steelers, wh…

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