Rashard Mendenhall Fantasy Update: Steelers RB Provides Little Impact

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall provided little fantasy impact on Sunday when he went up against the Arizona Cardinals. He had just 13 carries for 32 yards and caught a five-yard pass. it's a bit disconcerting he put those numbers up against the No. 20 rush defense, but then Ben Roethlisberger was throwing all over the place in the game.

Mendenhall has been alternately excellent and ineffective in 2011. He ran for 146 yards and a touchdown last week against the Jaguars, and had 66 yards and a touchdown against the rugged Seahawks run defense in Week 2. But in his three other games this season, he's had 39 carries for 107 yards and just one touchdown — and one of those games came against the Colts.

For more on the Steelers, check out Behind the Steel Curtain. For more on fantasy football, check out Fake Teams and SB Nation's fantasy football hub, and follow @sbnationfantasy on Twitter for up-to-the-minute updates and advice.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.