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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. He was lost for the entire 2010 season with an Achilles injury suffered prior to the start of training camp and last season the Steelers guard, who was then the starting right tackle, was placed on injured reserve after Read more [...]
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Guard Willie Colon was placed on injured reserve by the Pittsburgh Steelers, who needed to make a roster move Tuesday after reinstating running back Rashard Mendenhall from a one-game suspension. Colon had returned to start in Week 14 after not playing in the two previous games because of a knee injury, only to re-injured the knee.
Far be it from me to look ahead to 2013 for the Steelers, since they are still right in the thick of the playoff chase, but some things are coming into focus nonetheless. It’s funny how things work out sometimes in the NFL, but it’s also not exactly an odd ball occurrence either. Players get injured, underachieve, or the front office makes decisions mid season that carry over...
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...
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...
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Pittsburgh Steelers and running back Rashard Mendenhall have been talking and are committed to working on a contract extension since he’s scheduled to become a free agent after this season.
Despite being suspended for Sunday’s game against the Cowboys, Rashard Mendenhall and the Pittsburgh Steelers are communicating and committing to meaningful...
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...
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...
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...
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Pittsburgh Steelers have reinstated running back Rashard Mendenhall after suspending him for missing their game against the Chargers two weeks ago.
Steelers announced they have reinstated running back Rashard Mendenhall from the team’s Reserved/Suspended List.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) December 17, 2012
I wonder if Mendenhall will...
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...