Rashard Mendenhall

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Steelers Advance To Super Bowl XLV, Beat Jets 24-19

Rashard Mendenhall’s 1-yard touchdown run on Pittsburgh’s nine-minute opening drive gave the Steelers a 7-0 lead after one quarter in the AFC championship game Sunday night at chilly Heinz Field.


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Ryan, Jets Silenced By Steelers

The New York Jets were quiet all week. Not much changed once the game started. By the time they made some noise, it was simply too late.


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Steelers, Mendenhall Prepared To Run Over Jets

The Jets have shown a few leaks against the run in the playoffs, allowing more than 100 yards each game — after allowing a 91-yard average in the regular season. That’s giving fans on the banks of the Three Rivers reason to be optimistic.


Antonio Brown

Steelers Advance To AFC Championship Game

Ben Roethlisberger hit rookie Antonio Brown on a 58-yard pass play on third-and-19, and Rashard Mendenhall scored from the 2 with 1:33 remaining to give the Pittsburgh Steelers a 31-24 comeback victory over the Baltimore Ravens in an AFC divisional playoff game Saturday.


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Steelers Awarded 1st Down On 9-yard Run Vs. Jets

Coach Mike Tomlin concedes the Steelers were mistakenly awarded a first down on a 9-yard run by Rashard Mendenhall during their 22-17 loss to the Jets on Sunday.