Originally posted on Steelers Depot  |  Last updated 12/17/12
When the Pittsburgh Steelers drafted running back Chris Rainey in the 5th round this past April I must admit that I was pretty excited. The comparisons to Dexter McCluster of the Kansas City Chiefs were obvious considering offensive coordinator Todd Haley drafted him as well. Rainey, however, has been a huge disappointment so far this season, at least as far as his usage goes. Through 14 games Rainey has carried the ball just 25 times for 100 yards and caught 14 passes for another 60 yards. He has returned 35 kickoffs for 922 yards and 3 punts for another 16 yards. 39 touches through 14 games Read more [...]
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