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The overrated Rashard Mendenhall won’t be with the Steelers on Sunday when they travel to the NFL’s version of the Hilton, Texas Stadium. After violating team rules the Steelers have suspended him one game, which includes his game check and he can’t practice with the team this week. Unless injuries hit the Steelers Running Backs, it shouldn’t surprise anyone if Mendenhall doesn’t play another down this season. After recovering from his torn ACL suffered at the end of the 2011, he returned only to fight through an Achilles injury. After that he put together a few inconsistent showings on game day, which ended with a thud following a two fumble performance in the team meltdown against the Cleveland Browns. Since then Mendenhall was deactivated in favor of Jonathan Dwyer and Isaac Redman. That trend is likely to continue and the former #1 draft pick may be seeing his days in Pittsburgh come to an end. According to his agent, and reported by Ed Bouchette: “What’s happened, happened,” Mc...
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