Mike Wallace got the big money he sought agreeing to a massive 5 year deal worth around $65 million with the Miami Dolphins. The deal is believed to include $28-$30 million in guaranteed money. Wallace becomes the 4th highest paid receiver in the NFL.
*A bidding war for RB Rashard Mendenhall?. As many as five teams have interest in Mendenhall but for now Mendenhall’s camp is focused on picking between the Arizona Cardinals and Denver Broncos. Both teams are offering multi-year deals. Mendenhall is visiting the Cardinals tonight and they hope he doesn’t leave without a contract but the Broncos are considered the favorites. Mendenhall is scheduled to visit the Broncos tomorrow. He won’t be on the market long.
Tidbits: The Pittsburgh Steelers with two backup quarterback openings, have expressed interest in Pittsburgh native Bruce Gradkowski. The Steelers have a visit scheduled with the 30 year old Gradkowski who made $1.8 million last season as the Bengals backup…….The Steelers have signed TE David Johnson who missed last season due to a knee injury…..