Mike Wallace released by Vikings after one season


Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Mike Wallace has bounced around the league the last four years and hasn’t really been able to find a home. Now it looks like he will be looking for another home in the 2016 season.

It was reported by Tom Pelissero of USA TODAY Sports that the Vikings would could Wallace. This release would help the Vikings save nearly $12 million in cap room.

Wallace had his worst statistical season of his seven-year career in 2015. He only caught passes for 473 yards and two touchdowns without missing any time on the field.

Mike Wallace has had some bright spots in his career, going for 6,307 yards and 49 touchdowns across seven seasons, but he hasn’t been able to find a permanent home since 2012, bouncing from Pittsburgh to Miami in 2013 and then to Minnesota last season.

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