Parker, Mendenhall to share carries
PITTSBURGH -- Willie Parker began an NFL season as a virtual unknown. As a 1,000-yard running back. As a Super Bowl star. As one of the league's best running backs.
Never has Parker gone into any season as one of two running backs sharing a job, as he and Rashard Mendenhall likely will do for the Pittsburgh Steelers this season. Not unexpectedly, Parker is uncertain what to expect four days before the Steelers' first game.
Will he get as many carries as usual? Or far fewer? Will he ...
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