James Harrison quietly and humbly announced his retirement from football via Facebook on Saturday.
From driving a student bus to help pay his Kent State tuition to the NFL's waiver wire to the now-extinct NFL Europe and ultimately to winning NFL Defensive Player of the Year and making one of the most memorable plays in Super Bowl history, Harrison had a quite a run.
PITTSBURGH (AP) Five-time Pro Bowl linebacker James Harrison announced his retirement on Saturday, saying his desire to play doesn't match the desire to stay home with his family.
Harrison, the 2008 NFL Defensive Player of the Year, wrote on his Facebook page he didn't want to miss another birthday or first day of school so he could continue his career.
The 36-year-old was...
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After 12 seasons the end has come for linebacker James Harrison.
Harrison was a may-stay of the Pittsburgh Steelers defense from 2004-2012 after joining as an undrafted free agent out of Kent State. He spent last season with the Cincinnati Bengals before hitting free agency.
While Arizona brought him in for a visit, he did not receive a contract. Harrison finishes his career with...
Former Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker James Harrison just announced via social media today that he is retiring from the NFL. The 36-year-old was originally signed by the Steelers as an undrafted free agent, and most recently played for the Cincinnatti Bengals. He said in a statement on Facebook and Twitter: I have made the difficult […]
Former Steelers Linebacker James...
In the middle of a day when NFL teams are faced with a number of tough decisions, free agent linebacker James Harrison made a difficult decision of his own. The 36-year-old announced his retirement from the NFL on Saturday via a statement posted on Facebook, citing a desire to be closer to his family that outweighed his current passion for the game. Harrison earned a reputation...
Former Steelers star linebacker James Harrison announced his retirement Saturday.
Harrison, who spent the first nine years of his career with the Pittsburgh Steelers, played with the Bengals last season. He finishes with 66 career sacks.
"I have made the difficult decision to retire as of today," he wrote on his Facebook page. "My love for my family and the need to...
Former Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals linebacker James Harrison has announced his retirement from the NFL. Just days after visiting with the Arizona Cardinals, Harrison announced Saturday morning via his Facebook page, that he is making the “difficult decision” to retire. I have made the difficult decision to retire as of today. My love for my […]
Former Steelers and Bengals OLB James Harrison announced his retirement from the NFL Saturday. Post by James Harrison. Harrison, 36, was deemed expendable by Cincinnati after playing the first year of a two-year deal, registering 31 tackles, two sacks, one interception and a fumble recovery over the course of 15 games. Harrison graded out as the No. 9 outside linebacker in...
The Arizona Cardinals are reportedly bringing in veteran pass-rusher James Harrison for a visit on Wednesday.
James Harrison is on his way to visit the Arizona Cardinals today, according to a league source
— Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) August 27, 2014
While it’s likely a depth move, Harrison is no longer the beast he once was, the prospect of signing the two-time SUper...
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If you have seen one ALS Ice Bucket Challenge you have seen them all… Well until now.
NFL free agent James Harrison took things up a notch choosing to take a bath in ice water rather then go the traditional route of a bucket being dumped over his head.
Once Harrison’s time in the cold bath is over…. right into the pool.
The Ice Bucket Challenge is being made across sports...