Markus Wheaton




Loss Of Timmons Only Brings Steelers 5th Round Compensatory Pick Value

The Pittsburgh Steelers have already lost two of their own unrestricted free agents to other teams so far during the 2017 NFL league year as linebacker Lawrence Timmons and wide receiver Markus Wheaton have both signed contracts with the Miami Dolphins and Chicago Bears respectively. Whenever a team loses an unrestricted free…


Missed Opportunities Defined Markus Wheaton’s Time In Town

It’s starting to feel as though the Pittsburgh Steelers are incapable of holding on to wide receivers if they draft them in the third round. Mike Wallace left after four seasons to sign big money in 2013. Emmanuel Sanders, drafted a year later, didn’t have the same success, but still…


Report: Bears Sign Steelers Free Agent WR Markus Wheaton

The Pittsburgh Steelers lost one of their unrestricted free agents on Thursday as wide receiver Markus Wheaton has reportedly agreed to terms with the Chicago Bears. Source: The #Bears are signing WR Markus Wheaton, formerly of the #Steelers — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 10, 2017 Wheaton, who missed most of…


Report: Eagles Expected To Explore Signing WR Markus Wheaton

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Markus Wheaton is expected to hit the free agent market in a few hours from now and it appears as though he has at least one early suitor. According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Philadelphia Eagles are expected to explore signing Wheaton, who…


2016 Player Exit Meetings – WR Markus Wheaton

The Pittsburgh Steelers find that their 2016 season ended a bit prematurely, and are undergoing the exit meeting process a couple weeks sooner than they would have liked. Never the less, what must be done must be done, and we are now at the time of the year where we…


2017 NFL Scouting Combine: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you and welcome to the 2017 scouting combine weekend. Alex Korora and I will be buried in our televisions and spreadsheets through Monday in order to bring you all of the results. In case you didn’t know already, you can view the results here. On…


The Perspective Of An Average Steelers Fan: Combine Week

The NFL combine is coming up this weekend and will be televised on the NFL Network. The league continues to try to make every NFL event a marketing opportunity. My understanding is that spectators will be allowed in during certain events like the bench press. Three hundred pro prospects all…


Steelers 2017 Free Agents Analysis WR Markus Wheaton – Unrestricted

Player: Markus Wheaton Position: Wide Receiver Experience: 4 Free Agent Status: Unrestricted 2016 Salary Cap Hit: $1,818,844 2016 Season Breakdown: The Steelers never really got out of Markus Wheaton perhaps what they were hoping to when they used a third-round draft pick on him in the 2013 NFL Draft, and…


PFF Picks WR Pierre Garcon As The One Free Agent The Steelers Should Sign

In a recent piece for ESPN.com, Pro football Focus attempted to suggest a soon-to-be free agent that each NFL team should sign during the offseason. In the case of the Pittsburgh Steelers, PFF suggested they sign Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon and below is their reasoning as to why:…


2017 Offseason Positional Review – Wide Receiver

The season might not quite be over for another couple of days, but 30 teams, including the Pittsburgh Steelers, have already hit offseason mode following their elimination, either prior to or during the playoffs. Pittsburgh got quite far this year, reaching the AFC Championship game for the first time since…