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Mendenhall out with flu-like symptoms

Updated: October 15, 2009, 5:58 PM ET
Associated Press

PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall has missed practice with flu-like symptoms, allowing Willie Parker to get more carries with the starters as he returns from a two-week layoff with a toe injury.

Offensive coordinator Bruce Arians says whether Mendenhall or Parker will get the majority of the carries Sunday against Cleveland likely won't be decided until game time.

Mendenhall, a first-round draft pick last year, ran for 165 yards against San Diego ...

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