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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 Cowboys after the running back did not show up for the team’s contest versus the San Diego Chargers at Heinz Field on Dec. 9. Mendenhall was told prior to the Chargers game that he would not suit up but instead would be listed as inactive. Mendenhall entered the season recovering from a major knee injury. While he was able to eventually retake the field, he’s struggled with fumbles and generally ineffective running. In 34 rushing attempts the 25-year-old has gained 113 yards while fumbling three times Now that Mendenhall has been reinstated, the Steelers will have a roster exemption until 4 p.m. EST tonight. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://www.thenflinjuryreport.com//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })();
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