Rashard Mendenhall Lead Pittsburgh Steelers To Super Bowl FinalJanuary 24th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey
Jan 24, (THAINDIAN NEWS) What happened Sunday at the Heinz field was turning out to unbelievable for the New York Jets. Never in their wildest dreams had they imagined that they would have to face such strong opposition from the Pittsburgh Steelers who were in mood to lend them any kind of opportunity for action. The Jets had never thought that they would have to experience fits that would be rendered to them by Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall.
Yes the 23 year old Pittsburgh Steelers running back had proved his might as he went to shoot up some of the best performances of the AFC Championship on Sunday. According to sources, as the game proceeded football experts and fans who witnessed the match had no doubt about Rashard Mendenhall’s performance which acted as one of the most crucial factors in making the Pittsburgh Steelers advance in the Super Bowl finals where they will be facing the Green Bay Packers on February 6. Rashard Mendenhall lashed back every answer to the New York Jets who are famous for their tough-talking! Before the AFC Championship final from what came from the Jets’ side it was clear that they were not paying much attention to the Steelers except for quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.
New York Jets coach Rex Ryan had already said that facing Ben Roethlisberger is almost equivalent to that of accomplishing a “Mission Impossible III” .The Jets coach had missed out to take note of others. Rashard Mendenhall stormed out on the field heading straight for a 121 yards on 27 carries. It was an average of 4.5 every single carry that the running back gave out going to bounce off anything that intervened securing his team’s place in the Super Bowl final.
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