Found March 11, 2013 on Steelers Depot:
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Bill Parise, the agent for former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison, was busy on Sunday letting several teams around the league know that his client was interested in playing for them. One of those teams that Parise gave a heads-up to was the New Orleans Saints, who will be switching to a 3-4 defense in 2013 under the direction of their new defensive coordinator Rob Ryan. Larry Holder of The Times-Picayune now reports on Monday that a league source has informed him that the probability of Harrison joining the Saints would be considered "a long shot." This news is not surprising Read more [...]
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