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Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall was reinstated by the team on Monday following his one week suspension for conduct detrimental to the team for not shoeing up at Heinz Field for the game against the San Diego Chargers after being told that he would not dress for the game.
With Mendenhall now back in the fold head coach Mike Tomlin was asked during his Tuesday press conference if the former first round draft pick would be given a shot to start this week against the Cincinnati Bengals or if he was still happy with Jonathan Dwyer as the starter.
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Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall has been reinstated to the team on Monday following his one week suspension for conduct detrimental to the team. Upon his reinstatement the team asked for and received a 24 hour roster exemption which means that they now have until 4:00 p.m. Tuesday to make a corresponding roster move to make room for him.
Mendenhall was suspended...
Season 3, Episode 57 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd and I get right into talking about the Tuesday press conference of Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin as it relates to injuries, Rashard Mendenhall, Ben Roethlisberger, Todd Haley and who might start at right tackle. This actually turns into pretty good back in forth banter.
We discuss the play of...
Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin met the media on Tuesday for his weekly press conference to talk about the loss on Sunday to the Dallas Cowboys and the upcoming game against the Cincinnati Bengals.
During his press conference Tomlin updated the current injury status of the team heading into this week of practice. Wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders (rib) suffered a rib injury...
Mike Tomlin didn't get great news on his injured cornerbacks, but he got some good news. Tomlin also talked about Ben, Rashard, rookie offensive linemen and more at his weekly press conference.
A lot has been made about the post-game comments made by Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger following the overtime loss to the Dallas Cowboys. In those comments Roethlisberger seemed to be unhappy with the play calling of offensive coordinator Todd Haley during the game as well as the lack of no-huddle used.
Head coach Mike Tomlin was asked on Tuesday during his...
The Pittsburgh Steelers have reinstated running back Rashard
Mendenhall following his one-week suspension for conduct detrimental to the
team, reports Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Halfback Rashard Mendenhall, suspended for one week by Mike
Tomlin, returned to the Steelers Monday.
The Steelers suspended Mendenhall for last Sunday’s game
against the Dallas...
Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall says he's focused on doing his job, not his future with the team.
Mendenhall returned to practice on Wednesday after serving a one-game suspension for deciding not to show up at Heinz Field for Pittsburgh's game with the San Diego Chargers on Dec. 9. Mendenhall, who was inactive during the game, declined to talk about his decision...
Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin believes Ben Roethlisberger's post-game comments about offensive coordinator Todd Haley were all out of frustration, and said Roethlisberger is "on board with what we're doing."
"That was a tough, hard-fought football game, an emotional one, and. when you come up short, there are frustrations associated with that...
Steelers HC Mike Tomlin will start RB Jonathan Dwyer in Week 16′s critical contest against the Cincinnati Bengals, according to Ed Bouchette.
Tomlin noted that he was “happy with the running back rotation as it is now”, considering the fact that Dwyer has played well of late.
The coach went on to note that Isaac Redman will be the No. 2 running back, which leaves Rashard...
Running back Rashard Mendenhall was reinstated by the Pittsburgh Steelers after being suspended one game for skipping the team's Week 14 game against the San Diego Chargers after learning he would be inactive. Despite the suspension, Mendenhall and the Steelers are engaging in contract talks, ESPN.com reported Sunday. He lost his starting job to Jonathan Dwyer two weeks ago...
As expected, the Pittsburgh Steelers announced on Tuesday that guard Willie Colon has been put on injured reserve with a knee injury to make room for running back Rashard Mendenhall, who was reinstated by the team on Monday following his one week suspension for conduct detrimental to the team.
This marks the third season in a row that Colon has been placed on injured reserve....