Jared Wickerham/Getty ImagesJonathan Dwyer has struggled with weight problems since entering the NFL. His stock fell to the sixth round after he came up out of shape in 2010 Scouting Combine. Dwyer then showed up overweight to training camp last year and has failed the Pittsburgh Steelers’ conditioning tests. The 22-year-old hasn’t seen much playing [...]
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The installation of a new offense in Pittsburgh has been a constant storyline this offseason. Ben Roethlisberger has expressed confusion about the general philosophies that new coordinator Todd Haley was crafting the offense around while the addition of two rookie starters on the offensive line and the absence of wide receiver Mike Wallace have raised… [...]
*** Discuss this article and more at our Pittsburgh Steelers forum *** Most people are aware Steelers WR Mike Wallace is not attending OTAs. Most are even more keenly aware he’s doing it because he wants a contract extension, and not the $ 2.7 million restricted free agent tender offer the Steelers have given him. [...]
*** Discuss this article and more at our Pittsburgh Steelers forum *** It is being reported on Profootballtalk.com that the USFL, the pro football league from the 1980′s that unsuccessfully tried to compete with the NFL, is coming back and will act more as a minor league for the NFL this time around. The new [...]
Instead, the Steelers will place a high tender on speedy wide receiver Mike Wallace that will pay him $ 2.742 million in 2012. Source: Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Get your Steelers Fathead!
Ben Roethlisberger was ruled out as the Steelers’ starting quarterback on Friday, but he’ll be in uniform for Saturday’s game with the Rams. Roethlisberger was not one of the seven players placed on the team’s inactive list before kickoff. That doesn’t make him much likelier to play. Charlie Batch will start and Dennis Dixon is… [...]