Steelers Six From Around The Web – February 19th – Pat Kirwan Talks Mike Wallace Edition
I am a big fan of Pat Kirwan and he chimed in Saturday on the Mike Wallace pending free agency and how teams might be interested in signing him away if he is tendered at just a first round level.
David Todd and I covered the Wallace situation quite extensively in the latest episode of the podcast and here are my thoughts of how the Steelers could fit Wallace and the franchise tag underneath the cap initially until a longer term contract is reached.
Former Steeler Jeremy Staat leaves today on a bicycle trip that is scheduled to last 100 days and cover more than 4,000 miles. The trip will take him through 13 states and it is an effort to bring attention to military veterans issues.
Bob Labriola from Steelers Digest has answered another round of questions about the Steelers on his latest edition of Asked and Answered on steelers.com.
Michael Lombardi from the NFL Network has a good piece on the misevaluation of NFL talent and how some players slip through the cracks like James Harrison did.
With the NFL combine right around the corner, Matt Bowen wrote about the five keys he uses during tape study to break down and grade the young cornerbacks.