Originally posted on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 2/19/12
I suppose I’m a lone wolf on this one, at least when it comes to the main stream media and social networking world. It seems that everyone is trying to tell me that Isaac Redman isn’t the long term answer at running back for the Steelers. I keep seeing on twitter and reading on the web how so many, including some of the “experts”, say the Steelers need to draft another running back or find a veteran in free agency because Mendenhall won’t be ready for 2012. People say Redman can’t carry the load, that Rashard is so much better.  There’s no way that Redman can be as effective as Mendenhall, etc. You all know it, you’ve read and heard it too I’m sure. Sorry, but I just don’t buy into that logic completely. I do not understand how one can say that Redman can’t do the job without giving him the chance.  What has he done that’s so bad to make you think he’s not fit to carry the ball 25 times a game? He’s never had the opportunity to be the feature back for a prolonged period of time,
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