Steelers Free Agent WR Emmanuel Sanders Visiting With Buccaneers On Thursday

According to P. Schrager of Fox Sports, Pittsburgh Steelers unrestricted free agent wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders is indeed spending Thursday with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after leaving his Wednesday meeting with the Jacksonville Jaguars without a contract.

With Golden Tate and Eric Decker both now off the free agent market, Sanders and Julian Edelman will likely now become the next primary wide receiver free agent targets of a few teams.

It is unknown whether or not the Steelers would be interested in bringing back Sanders should his market value not be what he and his agent initially thought it would be, but being as the free agency signing period is just now entering day three, it’s way too early for both sides to worry about that.

With the 2014 wide receiver draft class perceived by many as being a deep one, teams really don’t seem to be very interested in spending a lot on the average free agent crop of wide receivers this offseason.

  • srdan

    I wonder what price colbert and Kahn have on him. If they think he is worth what he got last year, he could be back.

  • Derick L Young

    nah he is gone

  • Derick L Young

    bye bye good luck


    He’s going to get a deal…not here…just needed to let the dust settled on higher ranked FAs imo…TB could be his spot. I for one would like to see him make some cash…he played out his final year here giving it all he had…didn’t sandbag like most lame duck players would do.