Arizona Cardinals reporter Josh Weinfuss discusses the lack of discussion about bringing some players back, including incumbent starter at running back Rashard Mendenhall.
Rashard Mendenhall had a vision and like most visions, there's a retirement at the end.
It can be hard to tell sometimes exactly what Rashard Mendenhall means. But in a surreal — or trippy, or just weird — blog item he wrote for the Huffington Post, Mendenhall has created the impression that he might be retiring. Maybe. In his blog, Mendenhall writes about a “vision” he had two years ago,…
With the fantasy playoffs under way, plenty of fantasy owners were hoping for a big day from Arizona Cardinals running back Rashard Mendenhall, and he gave them what they wanted in Week 15. With just more than three minutes remaining in the fourth quarter, the Cardinals were up 34-17 on the Tennessee Titans. Show More Summary
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Rashard Mendenhall isn’t going anywhere. Despite cries and objections from the Arizona Cardinals’ fan base, the starting running back will remain in that position, coach Bruce Arians said this week. With his turf toe healed well enough to return to the field, Mendenhall will be the starter for the foreseeable future. Show More Summary
According to just about everyone who has watched the Cardinals this season, Andre Ellington is a better running back than Rashard Mendenhall. According to the only person whose opinion matters, Mendenhall is still the starter. Cardinals coach Bruce Arians claimed after Sunday’s win over the Texans that Mendenhall “played extremely well” and said he had…
Cardinals running back Rashard Mendenhall is healthy again and ready to return to the Cardinals’ starting lineup. And yet Cardinals coach Bruce Arians says he wants backup running back Andre Ellington to have a bigger role in the offense than ever. Arians told the team’s website that Mendenhall will start Sunday, but Arians also wants…
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Having a couple of weeks off paid off for Arizona Cardinals running back Rashard Mendenhall. The starter had been playing through a turf toe injury and he could’ve continued to fight off the pain, but leading up to the...Show More Summary
The Arizona Cardinals defeated the floundering Atlanta Falcons on Sunday at home and found a new spark on offense, rookie running back Andre Ellington. The sixth-round pick out of Clemson looked electric in the pre-season and responded with a big day yesterday with veteran RB Rashard Mendenhall out of the lineup while nursing a toe [...]
With Rashard Mendenhall out for the Arizona Cardinals, Andre Ellington was able to step up big and had a huge fantasy performance against the Atlanta Falcons. At the end of the third quarter, Ellington already had 128 rushing yards and a touchdown on just 13 carries. Show More Summary
The Arizona Cardinals will host the Atlanta Falcons at home this afternoon. Arizona has struggled to run the football this season, averaging just 77 yards per game. Veteran RB Rashard Mendenhall did not practice on Friday while dealing with a toe injury and is expected not to play against the Falcons later this afternoon. ESPN’s [...]
Rashard Mendenhall had been listed as doubtful for much of the week with a toe injury and didn't practice once. Not surprisingly, it was reported on Sunday morning that he would be unable to play when the Arizona Cardinals face the Atlanta Falcons. From Adam Schefter of ESPN: Cardinals RB Rashard Mendenhall will not play today vs. Show More Summary
TEMPE, Ariz. -- How Rashard Mendenhall's toe feels Sunday morning will determine what the Arizona Cardinals’ running back corps will look like against the Atlanta Falcons at University of Phoenix Stadium. Mendenhall, who didn’t practice at all this week because of lingering turf toe, was listed as doubtful on Friday’s injury report. Show More Summary
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Rashard Mendenhall scored on a 3-yard touchdown run one play after Arizona recovered a fumble on a sack of Russell Wilson, and the Cardinals trailed the Seahawks only 17-10 after being dominated most of the first half Thursday night.
Rashard Mendenhall hasn't been a super-productive running back in fantasy football, and he's simply a fill-in when your other running backs are on bye week, making him a very tough sell to try and trade away. The Arizona Cardinals running back had 43 yards on 17 carries along with a touchdown, putting up 10 points in ESPN standard scoring leagues. Show More Summary
Rashard Mendenhall's time as the only feature back in the Arizona Cardinals' backfield is coming to an end thanks to the emergence of rookie Andre Ellington. Mendenhall rumbled for just 43 yards on 17 carries against the Carolina Panthers in Week 5, giving him a horrendous 2.5 yards per carry average. Show More Summary
Rookie running back Andre Ellington must be owned in all fantasy football leagues, as he will soon be the starter for the Arizona Cardinals. Rashard Mendenhall will be riding the pine soon due to his dismal early-season performances, and Ellington is the only Arizona running back talented enough to be the permanent starter. Show More Summary
Arizona Cardinals running back Rashard Mendenhall has been one of the most injury-prone players in football over the past couple years, and while he is currently dealing with yet another ailment, he is expected to suit up for the Cards...Show More Summary
The Cardinals headed to New Orleans with uncertain outlooks for two of their offensive starters because of injuries, but it looks like both of them will play on Sunday. Adam Schefter of ESPN and Jeff Darlington of NFL.com both report that wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald and running back Rashard Mendenhall are expected to be in…
This much we knew about the Arizona Cardinals' running game heading into Sunday’s season opener at St. Louis: Rashard Mendenhall is the starter. After that? It was anybody’s guess. Cardinals coach Bruce Arians helped sort out the four-man...Show More Summary