The Facts: Rashard Mendenhall said he's now able to lift weights again to regain some of the muscle mass he lost while sidelined with a shoulder injury. Another player in the final year of his contract, starter Willie Parker, said he's not going to cause a scene this offseason. Parker plans to show up for all the camps, and said he's disappointed with his performance and various injuries last year.
Diehards Line:Mendenhall was knocked out of the season with a broken shoulder in the fourth game; they decided not to have surgery and he's been rehabbing it. Parker missed five games with injuries, one to his MCL and another to his shoulder. To help prevent injuries Parker said he spent this offseason doing Pilates, which he deemed "kind of girly" but helpful at the same time.