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Why I Retired At 26

Huffington Post - 09 Mar 2014
Either way, I was okay with the idea of fading to black, and my legacy becoming "What ever happened to that dude Rashard Mendenhall? He was pretty good for a few years, then he just vanished." The truth is, I don't really think my walking away is that ...
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Wednesday Walkthroughs: APC's favorite Jordy Nelson memories

Acme Packing Company - 14 Mar 2018
The first was in Super Bowl XLV -- early in the fourth quarter, the Packers held a 21-17 lead and were driving following Clay Matthews forcing a fumble from Rashard Mendenhall. On second and 10 from the Steelers' 40, Rodgers threw a perfect pass to ...
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Veteran running back Jonathan Stewart signs with Giants

WABC-TV - 13 Mar 2018
Stewart's 3.55 yards per touch were the fewest by a running back with at least 200 touches in a season since BenJarvus Green-Ellis (3.47) and Rashard Mendenhall (3.49) in 2013. Stewart, the Panthers' leading rusher with 7,318 career yards, recently ...
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Panthers release RB Jonathan Stewart after 10 seasons

ESPN - 28 Feb 2018
His yards per carry ranked 32nd among the 34 running backs who had at least 150 carries last season, ahead of only Adrian Peterson and Ameer Abdullah, according to ESPN Stats & Information. Stewart's 3.55 yards per touch last season were the fewest by ...
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So long, Matt Forte

Vikings Wire - 01 Mar 2018
He finished his career with 9,796 rushing yards and 54 touchdowns to go along with 554 catches for 4,672 yards and 21 touchdowns. Forte ranks 33rd all-time in rushing yards, sandwiched between Clinton Portis and Joe Perry. From 2008 to 2013, he was ...
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Badgers move up to No. 5, but Illini will test defense

River Falls Journal - 22 Feb 2018
The Illini are 4-1, coming off a big upset of Penn State last weekend. Badger Head Coach Brett Bielema says his defense played well on 70 out of 75 plays, but the other five were "displeasing." Michigan State came up with plays of 53, 70 and even 80 ...
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Saquon Barkley: He shouldn't be a top five pick, and here's why

RealSport101 - 01 Mar 2018
Jonathan Stewart came off the board soon after at 13 before we had a rash of running backs taken late as Felix Jones, Rashard Mendenhall, and Chris Johnson came off the board in a three-pick run from #22. Five first round picks were running backs, only ...
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Former NFL star picks up Richard Pryor's estate for $2.5M

The Real Deal Magazine - 09 May 2017
Retired professional football player Rashard Mendenhall scooped up the former home of late comedian and actor Richard Pryor last week for $2.5 million, or $424 a square foot. The estate, in the San Fernando Valley's Sherwood Forest, was the site where ...
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Staying strong until the end

Steelers.com - 23 Jan 2018
It was a cold night at Heinz Field, with game time temperature just 17 degrees and the wind chill 5, but the Steelers heated up fast. Running back Rashard Mendenhall, who would be the key to the Steelers' offense all day, got the Steelers on the board ...
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Rashard Mendenhall: The Real Player Behind 'Ballers'

Men's Journal - 01 Jul 2015
“I don't really pick up football books,” Rashard Mendenhall says, walking into Small World Books, in Venice, California. “I feel like, whatever's in there, I lived it.” Mendenhall was the starting running back for the Pittsburgh Steelers in two Super ...
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Q&A: Rashard Mendenhall on life as an early NFL retiree

USA TODAY - 18 Mar 2015
When former NFL running back Rashard Mendenhall announced his retirement a year ago at age 26, he had no idea he'd be a trendsetter. But in the past two weeks, five NFL players aged 30 or younger have announced their retirement — the most notable ...

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