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RASHARD MENDENHALL RUMORS

Ex-NFL RB Rashard Mendenhall writing for HBO's 'Ballers'

The NFL world was caught by surprise when then 26-year-old running back Rashard Mendenhall suddenly announced his retirement following the 2013 season. Mendenhall was a first-round draft pick of the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2008. He played for five seasons for the team before landing with the Arizona Cardinals to finish out his NFL career in 2013. Mendenhall, who made approximately...
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June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Rashard Mendenhall has gig writing for HBO's 'Ballers'

When running back Rashard Mendenhall decided to retire in March of 2014 at just 26 years old it came as a surprise to many analysts. Twice he had rushed for over one thousand yards in a season and he had a respectable 3.9 yards per carry average for his career. Mendenhall had just played 15 games for the Arizona Cardinals, rushing for 687 yards and scoring eight touchdowns. At...
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June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

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 mentions fantasy football as a reason for retiring

Arizona Cardinals running back Rashard Mendenhall has decided to retire from football after just six seasons in the NFL. The 26-year-old battled knee and toe issues throughout much of the 2013 season, but injuries are not the reason for his decision. Mendenhall tried to explain himself in a well-reasoned essay he wrote for the Huffington […]
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March 10, 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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