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Steelers Played Their Cards Right With James Harrison

Since returning to the Pittsburgh Steelers about four weeks ago, outside linebacker James Harrison has made steady progress and taken steps forward in each of his first three games as he’s worked himself back into playing shape following a quite brief retirement. He nearly split snaps 50/50 with starter Arthur Moats in the Steelers’ last […] Steelers Played Their Cards Right...
Via Steelers Depot
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers LB James Harrison Believes Defensive Scheme Is Not Outdated

If you’re in the group of people that believes the defense run by Pittsburgh Steelers defensive coordinator Dick LeBeau is outdated and no longer effective, linebacker James Harrison vehemently disagrees with you. “That’s bull. The defense works,” Harrison said recently, according to Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. “Players have to play the defense. Period....
Via Steelers Depot
7 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harrison: Don’t blame Dick LeBeau for ‘soft’ defense

James Harrison says don’t blame Dick LeBeau for the Pittsburgh Steelers struggles on defense. “I hear coach LeBeau, a lot of people say he’s too old,” Harrison said, via the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. “That’s bull. The defense works. Players have to play the defense. Period. It’s on the players.” Harrison is bothered that former Steelers team members, coach Bill Cowher...
Via Sports-Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers vs Buccaneers Film Review: James Harrison

Outside linebacker James Harrison played his first game for the Pittsburgh Steelers this past Sunday for the first time since December of 2012, after which the veteran was released as a result of his refusing to take a pay cut. He spent the 2013 with the division rival Cincinnati Bengals, playing out of position in […] Steelers vs Buccaneers Film Review: James Harrison is a post...
Via Steelers Depot
21 days ago  |  Discuss

"I believe he has a lot left," Heath Miller on teammate James Harrison

The return of James Harrison to the Pittsburgh Steelers was exactly an ordeal of epic proportions. Harrison took the field for the first time since last January. With 10:11 remaining in the first quarter, Harrison entered the game on a third-and-long. Rushing off the edge against TampaBay's le...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Regarding James Harrison’s Return…

Whoops, I forgot to actually post a thing I had written when Harrison re-signed, and now it’s well after the fact. Oh well. Instead of writing stuff you already know about how desperate the Steelers are on defense, I’ll just share with you this episode of The Draw Play, an NFL-based webcomic by Dave Rappoccio: I propose that we continue to have the Pro Bowl every year, but Roger...
Via Blitzburgh Blog
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Contract Details For Steelers LB James Harrison

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed linebacker James Harrison on Tuesday and we now have the financials of the deal thanks to Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Harrison signed a one-year deal for the veteran minimum and included in that was a $65,000 signing bonus. The contract qualifies for the minimum salary benefit, and when you […] Contract Details For Steelers LB James...
Via Steelers Depot
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

James Harrison to rejoin Steelers for his final season

James Harrison officially retired from the NFL before the season began, but the 36-year-old is coming back to rejoin his old club. The Pittsburgh Steelers will sign Harrison this week. The #Steelers will be signing their own former star LB James Harrison over the next few days, I’m told. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) September 22, 2014 LB James Harrison scheduled to meet Tuesday...
Via Sports-Glory
September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

James Harrison announces he is retiring from NFL

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...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

James Harrison's expensive habit

James Harrison spends a lot of his money on one particular thing. But it's not something you would expect, and it's a ton of money.

Via Helmet2Helmet
May 14, 2013  |  17 Comments
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