Yes, Some People Confused Mike Wallace of 60 Minutes with Mike Wallace of the Pittsburgh Steelers

The gentleman at The506 have collected a smattering of twitter reaction to the death of Mike Wallace, the iconic journalist who is best known for his work on 60 Minutes. It seems a lot of football fans confused that Mike Wallace with Mike Wallace of the Pittsburgh Steelers. The latter is a talented but somewhat delusional receiver who wants Larry Fitzgerald money.

Common name, simple mistake. Here are three seemingly real tweets from Sunday:

* Mike Wallace died? The Steelers are fucked

* This Mike Wallace death is seriously bad news for the Steelers

* RIP Mike Wallace. Maybe the Steelers shouldn’t have cut Hines Ward?

[Storify via The506]

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