Originally Posted by torpedoshell31
I don't think there is any question that Mendenhall is our most talented back. He has all the physical tools that you look for in a franchise back. It is attitude and lack of desire that has him sitting on the bench. I think it was in his second year when Tomlin deactivated him for a game or two because his practice habits were so bad.
He does have most of the tools - however, he still isn't one of the league's premier back's.
I think its clearly a postion where we are still searching for that "someone".