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James Harrison signs extension with Steelers

James Harrison is staying in Pittsburgh.The veteran linebacker and five-time Pro Bowler announced on Instagram that he has re-signed with the Steelers on a two-year contract. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported that Harrison will receive $3.5 million over two years. Harrison turns 39 in May, but he’s still getting it done. He made 39 tackles and collected five sacks in 2016, forcing...
Via Larry Brown Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: James Harrison, Steelers share mutual interest in 2017 return

Veteran linebacker James Harrison will be 39 years old when the 2017 season begins, but he’s not interested in retiring just yet.According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, Harrison wants to return to the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2017, and the club is eager to have him. Father Time will eventually catch up to the once undrafted free agent out of Kent State, but he’s still going strong...
Via Sportsnaut
February 21, 2017  |  Discuss

Darrelle Revis hires attorney who helped Steelers

Darrelle Revis has made a change to his legal team, and it’s one that could greatly help his case.Blaine Jones said on Friday that he is stepping aside as Revis’ attorney, a day after he defended Revis, who was charged with four felonies and a misdemeanor related to a street fight on Sunday morning.WTAE’s Beau Berman says Revis’ new attorney is Robert Del Greco.What’s notable...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 17, 2017  |  Discuss

James Harrison on retirement: ‘I’m not done’

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison doesn’t sound like a player ready to retire, even after his team lost an opportunity to play in Super Bowl LI on Sunday in New England.“I’m not done,” Harrison said, according to Gerry Dulac of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Harrison, who turns 39 in May, finished the 2016 regular season with 5.0 sacks. He added another 2.5 in...
Via The Sports Daily
January 23, 2017  |  Discuss

After Steelers got home, James Harrison started working out

While you're reading, James Harrison is working out. Unless you’re on the West Coast or a serious night owl (like our own Matt Clapp), you probably went to sleep shortly after the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 18-16 win over the Kansas City Chiefs in the NFL Playoffs’ Divisional Round. Maybe you wound down re-watching the highlights of Sunday’s NFL action on SportsCenter or NFL Network...
Via The Comeback
January 16, 2017  |  Discuss

James Harrison subjected to two random drug tests this week

James Harrison has made it a habit to document on social media every time the NFL randomly selects him for a drug test. Because of this practice, the veteran Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker had a busy week on Instagram, as he’s been subjected to a random drug test twice in just the past five days. The first of Harrison’s mind-blowing random tests came on Monday. ...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
December 16, 2016  |  Discuss

James Harrison has great reason for why he wears sweatshirt to work out

Steelers linebacker James Harrison may be 38 years of age, but he plays like he’s 30. Harrison, one of the oldest defensive players in the NFL, has recorded five sacks and one interception so far this season, and he has racked up plenty of pressures and hits on opposing quarterbacks as well. Remember, it’s not all about sack totals, and Harrison is a big reason the Steelers’...
Via The Sports Daily
December 07, 2016  |  Discuss

James Harrison notified of yet another random drug test

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison found himself in familiar position Thursday morning when he was notified the NFL has selected him to undergo yet another random drug test. But given the frequency in which said “random” drug tests occur for Harrison, he’s anything but pleased with the situation. 6th or 7th random test this year and some guys haven't been tested...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
December 01, 2016  |  Discuss

James Harrison wanted to record drug test; NFL said no

James Harrison has made it clear in the past that he does not believe NFL drug testing is truly random. Earlier this offseason, he was tested the day after he announced he is returning for a 14th NFL season. An NFL official showed up at his door again on Tuesday, and Harrison once again seemed annoyed. When he was tested back in February, Harrison recorded much of the process on...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 18, 2016  |  Discuss

James Harrison rejects sons' participation trophies

By Jesse Reed James Harrison has had to earn everything he has achieved as an NFL linebacker, and he wasn’t keen on his sons receiving participation trophies, so he sent them back. Harrison posted a picture on Facebook of the two trophies his sons brought home with a scathing caption underneath. Here is the message Harrison included: “I came home to find out that my boys...
Via Sportsnaut
August 16, 2015  |  Discuss

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