The Herald indicates that “multiple teams” have already shown an interest in the Pittsburgh speedy deep threat. Citing an agent, though not Wallace’s, the report the Herald says the Patriots are indeed one of those teams.
Speculation heading into free agency was that one of New England’s top needs this offseason – as it has been a for few years now – was for an outside receiver to add to
The 6-0, 199-pound, 26-year-old pass catcher has had at least 60 catches and eight touchdowns in each of the last three seasons in Pittsburgh. Through four NFL campaigns he averages 17.2 yards a catch on 235 receptions, although he averaged a career-low 13.1 a catch last fall that was well down from a career-best 21.0 yards per catch during a 1,200-yard sophomore season in 2010.
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