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RASHARD MENDENHALL RUMORS

10 NFL stars who might be better off retiring

Arizona Cardinals RB Rashard Mendenhall just retired from the NFL at the age of 26. In making this surprising announcement Mendenhall stated that he wanted to walk away from the game to pursue his outside interests while still in top health. Mendenhall made over $13 million during his football career, played six years in the NFL, had a 1,000 yard season and had hit the wall. He...
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March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

What We Can All Learn From Rashard Mendenhall

The retirement announcement of Rashard Mendenhall came and went with one media cycle. The product of Niles West High School in Lincolnwood who went on to stardom at University of Illinois announced via The Huffington Post that he was hanging up his shoulder-pads for good after 6 seasons with the Pittsburg Steelers and Arizona Cardinals. Despite appearing to be healthy and in shape...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Rashard Mendenhall retires at age 26

Arizona running back Rashard Mendenhall has chosen to hang up his cleats at the age of 26. He explained why he made his decision in a post yesterday on his blog over at Huffington Post. Let’s break down what he said and figure out why he did this. From the blog: I decided not to hold a press conference because I didn’t want to have to say things that were cliché. I’ve done...
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March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Rashard Mendenhall writes essay explaining retirement

Rashard Mendenhall has decided to retire from the NFL, and explained why in an essay on Huffington Post. Photo credit: zimbio.com It came as a surprise to many when running back Rashard Mendenhall announced his retirement from the NFL, mostly because the man is only 26 and had just come off a season  where had compiled over 800 yards and six touchdowns. Mendenhall had been hinting...
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March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Mendenhall reportedly retiring at 26

Cardinals running back Rashard Mendenhall, set to become a free agent on Tuesday, is retiring after six years in the league, according to ESPN. The 26-year-old Mendenhall leaves the game with 4,236 career rushing yards and 39 total touchdowns. He hinted at retirement in a Feb. 25 column for the Huffington Post, writing, "As I write this, today is the day that the journey is over...
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March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Rashard Mendenhall is retiring

(Courtesy of koin.com)   Teams told Cardinals UFA RB Rashard Mendenhall is, in fact, retiring, per sources. Mendenhall hinted at in a Feb. 25 Huffington Post column. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 9, 2014   This comes as a huge surprise as the 26 year old unrestricted free agent running back is retiring. Mendenhall played six seasons in the NFL, playing only last season...
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March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Rashard Mendenhall contemplates retirement

Rashard Mendenhall could be considering retirement. No, this is not a headline from The Onion Sports Network. It’s real. It’s on Pro Football Talk and it’s on NFL.com too so this is legit. He has a blog he occasionally posts to on the website of huffingtonpost.com and here is the post he put out yesterday. We’ll put the full text of it here to save you the click. A little...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

The mystic writings of Rashard Mendenhall indicate retirement

Rashard Mendenhall is, how can we say this? Eclectic? I think that is the best way to put it. He’s a modern-day Gnostic. That’s it! He believes himself to be a bit enlightened. At least, that’s what I get from the way he writes on his blog for the Huffington Post. We aren’t quite sure […]Continue reading...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Rashard Mendenhall is a top-10 free agent back

Arizona Cardinals running back Rashard Mendenhall is set to test the free agency waters in about a month. He’s listed as the number eight best free agent running back on our Top 10 list. The question remains why is he there? Yes, he’s a free agent but last season he was not performing at a level we’ve seen before out of him. Mendenhall’s eight touchdowns look good until you...
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February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Week 14: Arizona Cardinals and St Louis Rams rematch in Glendale

(photo credit: Michael Thomas/Getty Images) Setting the stage Bruce Arians and the Arizona Cardinals are looking to let off some steam after sketchy officiating cost them a chance to beat the Philadelphia Eagles in week 13. The Rams don’t promise to go down easy, however. Despite having a losing record at 5-7, Jeff Fisher’s team defeated the Cardinals to open the 2013 season...
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December 06, 2013  |  Discuss
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