Rashard Mendenhall Articles

Rashard Mendenhall
The Cincinnati Bengals can secure a second-straight playoff berth with a win over the Pittsburgh Steelers when the two square off Sunday at 1 p.m. ET on CBS. The Bengals (8-6) find themselves in the driver’s seat thanks to last Thursday’s 34-13...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Rashard Mendenhall
The Pittsburgh Steelers and the Dallas Cowboys will each be looking to stay above .500 and in the thick of the playoff hunt when they face off this afternoon at 4:25 p.m. ET on CBS. The Steelers (7-6) are currently holding onto the final wild-...
Mark Ross
1 year ago
Rashard Mendenhall
This is the last of the bye weeks. It’s all up to health and strategy from here on out to get you to a fantasy football championship. Here are some updates on injured players, their status for the Week 11 games or the outlook for their...
Corby Yarbrough
1 year ago
Rashard Mendenhall
Here we are — the halfway point of the NFL season and six weeks away from the start of the fantasy postseason for many. Injuries are making lineup decisions harder — sometimes easier in the committee world of some positions — and bye...
Corby Yarbrough
1 year ago
Rashard Mendenhall
Two AFC teams hungry for a victory will clash in Nashville tonight, when the Tennessee Titans host the Pittsburgh Steelers at 8:20 p.m. EST on the NFL Network. Pittsburgh got back to .500 last week with a hard-fought 16-14 win against the Eagles...
Patrick Snow
1 year ago
Rashard Mendenhall
There are a few key fantasy contributors that have had a number of injury question marks surrounding their playing status leading up to Week 5 of the 2012 NFL season. Here’s a little bit about these three and what you should consider. Reggie...
Corby Yarbrough
1 year ago
Rashard Mendenhall
He’s back. Peyton Manning will return to the NFL gridiron Sunday night at 8:20 p.m. EST on NBC, as the Denver Broncos host the Pittsburgh Steelers in a much-anticipated matchup that could set a regular-season ratings record. The four-time MVP...
Patrick Snow
1 year ago
Rashard Mendenhall
What can the Pittsburgh Steelers do for you this fantasy season? Check out Athlon Sports' team report as we break down the rookies, veteran players to watch and avoid, fantasy playoff schedule and more to help you get ready for the 2012 season...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Rashard Mendenhall
These players suffered serious injuries during the 2011 season. Will they be ready to play in ’12? We take a look. Kenny Britt, WR, Tennessee After leading the AFC in receiving through two weeks with 271 yards, Britt tore an ACL against the...
Athlon Sports
1 year ago
Rashard Mendenhall
Ben Roethlisberger has a bad ankle. He didn't blame it for his poor, 3-interception performance against the 49ers last week, but it's going to cause him to be on the bench for the Steelers Week 16 game against the St. Louis Rams. It's a mixed...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Rashard Mendenhall
This is not what you like to write about a player you helped project as a top-10 fantasy pick in Athlon Sports’ 2011 fantasy football magazine, but Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall can’t even be considered a Flex1 against the...
Corby Yarbrough
2 years ago
Rashard Mendenhall
Rashard Mendenhall is having a bad season. Even when he's not injured, he's not getting the production you probably paid for with a late first or early second round pick.  So when is it time to cut the cord on some of your starters and...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Rashard Mendenhall
Rashard Mendenhall is a high draft pick playing like a late-round flyer in 2011. The Pittsburgh Steelers running back was a late first or early second round pick in a lot of leagues, and he hasn't come close to being worth that high price this...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Rashard Mendenhall
Rashard Mendenhall and the Pittsburgh Steelers are off to a quiet start this season. And things could be even more difficult this Sunday with Mendenhall nursing an injured hamstring, suffered in last week’s defeat to Houston. The Steelers have...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Rashard Mendenhall
Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall is off to a slow start this year and suffered another setback with a hamstring injury in Sunday’s loss to Houston. Mendenhall’s status for this week’s game against Tennessee is uncertain and no...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Rashard Mendenhall
Never bench your studs. Yeah, right. Just because you drafted a running back in the first round, don't think you can just set him in the starting lineup and not have to worry about him falling on his face. Case in point is Week 1 and Baltimore'...
Corby Yarbrough
2 years ago
Rashard Mendenhall
Athlon Sports takes a look at which running backs have touched the ball the most per game over the last three years and over the last two years. This gives you an idea of both which backs have been given the most opportunities, while at the same...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Rashard Mendenhall
Few teams were better positioned than the Steelers to weather the lockout — and specifically the missing offseason workouts and practices that were a casualty of the NFL’s first work stoppage since 1987. Every defensive starter from 2010...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Rashard Mendenhall
PITTSBURGH • Inside the Locker Room With Scott Brown of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Is Ben Roethlisberger an under- or overrated fantasy option at QB? Depends on where you have him ranked. He is not going to put up big numbers consistently...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago