Found August 15, 2012 on Steelers Depot:
If you watched any of the Pittsburgh Steelers games from last year when right outside linebacker James Harrison was sidelined for four weeks with his fractured orbital bone suffered against the Houston Texans, you clearly know that replacing Harrison with inside linebacker Lawrence Timmons is not something the Steelers ever want to have to do again. During those four games that Harrison missed, Timmons struggled mightily at both rushing the passer and defending against the run while playing outside. He did not record a sack in his 100 plus times he rushed the passer from outside and he barely Read more [...]

James Harrison Might Need Knee Surgery According To His Agent

If you have been following my post all offseason and listening to the podcast, you know all about my level of concern regarding the health of  Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison heading into the 2012 season. That concern has been even greater ever since Harrison has failed to practice since the first week of OTA's due to some sort of knee problem. In fact, Harrison...

Report: James Harrison Had Knee Scope Procedure Scheduled For This Morning

Earlier in the day Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette reported that Pittsburgh Steelers right outside linebacker James Harrison was back in Pittsburgh today to get his bothersome knee examined and now Bouchette reports via Twitter that Harrison indeed had a knee scope procedure scheduled for today. Following up on the report made Bouchette, Mark Kaboly of the Pittsburgh...

Steelers’ Harrison May need Knee Surgery

James Harrison has missed all of training camp so far with a knee injury and now it sounds like he may need surgery to get the knee ready for football. According to the Pittsburgh Tribune Harrison’s agent, Bill Parise, believes Harrison may need minor knee surgery to “clean it up.” ContinueThe post Steelers’ Harrison May need Knee Surgery appeared first on SteelBlitz.

Steelers LB Harrison undergoes minor knee surgery

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison underwent surgery on his left knee Wednesday and his return is uncertain. The 34-year-old Harrison has been struggling with lingering pain in the knee for months. Coach Mike Tomlin called it a ''minor'' procedure but added he's not ready to put a timetable on when Harrison will be cleared to play. Harrison is currently...

Steelers’ Harrison may miss season opener

(Image courtesy of Peter Diana/Post-Gazette) On Wednesday, Pittsburgh Steelers‘ star outside linebacker James Harrison underwent arthroscopic surgery on his ailing left knee.  Though the operation went well, it is uncertain whether or not Harrison will be recovered in time for the team’s season opener on September 9th in Denver. The game will be a rematch of sorts after the...

Steelers: Harrison has Knee Surgery, Redman gets MRI

The Steelers had plenty of injuries heading into camp with Rashard Mendenhall, James Harrison, Casey Hampton, and Max Starks all arriving at camp injured. They have added Jason Worilds, Ben Roethlisberger, Willie Colon, Jonathan Dwyer, David Johnson, Mike Adams, and now Issac Redman to that list sin ContinueThe post Steelers: Harrison has Knee Surgery, Redman gets MRI appeared first on SteelBlitz.

James Harrison scheduled to have his knee scoped

AP Photo According to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Steelers linebacker James Harrison is now scheduled to undergo a knee scope. #steelers LB James Harrison had scope scheduled this morning on his knee — Ed Bouchette (@EdBouchette) August 15, 2012 This could mean that Harrison might not be ready for the Steelers’ season opener.  

Timmons still an option on the outside, but coaches looking for young players to step up on Steelers defense

The Steelers are looking at a potential dilemma to work through when the season starts next month. Who is going to play on the outside opposite Lamarr Woodley? Normally this one is a no brainer, it’s James Harrison, but right now it’s unclear if he’ll be ready to go. To that, if he is ready, can he play the entire game and be effective in the first couple weeks of the season...

The Terrible Podcast – Training Camp Wednesday Day 22 Special Edition Episode

The Pittsburgh Steelers only have two more practices remaining before they break camp and thus the special edition of The Terrible Podcast are starting to wind down. My co-host David Todd did four hours of radio today, so tonight you get me flying solo for almost 30 minutes. The big news on Wednesday of course was that linebacker James Harrison had the scope procedure done on...

The Refugee Runners

Because of injuries, there aren't many of them, but they just might be the toughest positional group on the Steelers' roster. Also, an update on James Harrison.
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