Originally written on Steel City Blitz  |  Last updated 11/20/14

PITTSBURGH - DECEMBER 06: James Harrison #92 of the Pittsburgh Steelers gestures during the game against the Oakland Raiders on December 6, 2009 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette’s Ed Bouchette reported this morning that the Pittsburgh Steelers made it known over the weekend that they would not be renewing any interest in former Steeler James Harrison. This announcement comes on the heels of Harrison’s agent Bill Parise suggesting that Harrison would be open to coming back to the Steelers. First of all, I’m not ready to say one way or another that Harrison will or won’t return and I honestly don’t think the Steelers can either until at least after the NFL Draft a month from now. Harrison and his agent both know they misplayed the market and the Steelers front office in rejecting a pay cut offered by the team. While most believe that Jason Worilds will be given every opportunity to take over the right outside linebacker spot, that does little to alleviate fears that Worilds just isn’t up to the challenge. In three season of spot duty, Worilds has collected 10 sacks but has struggled against the run and has also dealt with numerous ...
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