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Mike Wallace wants to be paid how much?

Who's the best wide receiver in the NFL?

Calvin Johnson, Larry Fitzgerald, Greg Jennings and Andre Johnson come to mind.

Mike Wallace? He's not in that company yet.

If a Sacramento Bee report is correct, Wallace wants to be paid more than Fitzgerald.

We're talking more than the eight-year, $120 million deal Fitz signed last year.

That's some serious cash.

It good be good news for the Steelers keeping Wallace in 2012.

It's bad news when he's an unrestricted free agent.


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