Originally written on Steel City Blitz  |  Last updated 12/21/12
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Pittsburgh Steelers’ linebacker James Harrison was on ESPN’s Mike and Mike this morning and as you would expect the conversation turned to tackling in the National Football League. Basically Harrison stated that he has “lowered his target area” for tackling opponents and now goes towards the knees rather than staying high. If you go over to profootballtalk.com and see the article on Harrison’s comments there, do yourself a favor and read the ‘user comments’ section. The overall hatred for Harrison is in full effect there and it is joined by an extremely large chorus of “football fans” who quite frankly don’t have a clue about the game of football as Harrison speaks it. First of all, you have to take anything from that website with a grain of salt. They often get more things wrong than your local weatherman but they do have their following nevertheless. Apparently, being unable to comprehend what Harrison is saying is difficult for those that commented in the negative. Harrison isn’t...
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