Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/28/12

PITTSBURGH - DECEMBER 06: Rashard Mendenhall #34 of the Pittsburgh Steelers high fives Ben Roethlisberger #7 during the game against the Oakland Raiders on December 6, 2009 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
Mike Tomlin has lit a match under a few stars on his team and has shaken up his Pittsburgh Steelers lineup for various reasons as they prepare to play in Baltimore on Sunday. There will be changes in the offensive line and linebacker because of injuries, and changes at safety and wide receiver because of the return of injured players. Two of the biggest changes will occur not because of injuries but lack of production. Rashard Mendenhall, who has been the starting halfback since 2009 and mostly a productive one, has been demoted to third-string by Tomlin. Jonathan Dwyer will start against the Ravens and Isaac Redman will back him up. "I'm just going to do whatever I'm asked to," said Mendenhall, who ran for 1,273 yards in 2010. "I don't really think much of it. I've been in a lot of positions so I'm just approaching this week as I approach every week." Perhaps even more stunning was the move Tomlin made to at least get a message across to Pro Bowl receiver Mike Wallace. He ...
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