Pittsburgh Steelers Release Running Back LeGarrette Blount

Over three years ago, it already felt like the Pittsburgh Steelers had broke away from what made them one of the best organizations in sports. During the summer of 2011, James Harrison was having weekly media feuds with commissoner Roger Goodell, Pittsburghers were still feeling the backlash of Ben Roethlisberger's night out in Georgia just a year prior, and Rashard Mendenhall created...
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Titans Behind Enemy Lines: Steelers Edition

Tonight the Tennessee Titans take on an extremely inconsistent Pittsburgh Steelers team that is coming off two games of six touchdowns and no interceptions, followed by an embarrassing loss to the New York Jets. The Titans, on a three-game losing streak, have to stop the Steelers, a team that wants to avenge itself. This is the third season in a row that the Titans and Steelers have...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers vs Jets Film Review: James Harrison

What does it say about this Pittsburgh Steelers defense that the 36-year-old James Harrison is one of its best assets, after having been retired about a month and a half ago? Not that that is to take anything away from the success that the veteran has been able to find over the course of the […] Steelers vs Jets Film Review: James Harrison is a post from: Steelers Depot The post...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harrison Logging Majority Of Snaps At ROLB

The Pittsburgh Steelers certainly weren’t planning on calling upon James Harrison for a family reunion when they put their plans together for their defensive strategy in 2014. At best, the prospect of Harrison sitting on his couch was an emergency alternative in light of their decision to carry only three outside linebackers on the roster. […] James Harrison Logging Majority...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Why James Harrison Came Out of Retirement for the Pittsburgh Steelers

When James Harrison decided to call it a day and hang up his cleats there were many that wondered why. The man is a physical beast that could still play; maybe not at the level he wanted to or for a team he cared for but he could do it if he wanted to. So when his old team in Pittsburgh found itself in need of some healthy linebackers and came calling he answered.But why? Because...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Ben Roethlisberger, James Harrison Receive Top PFF Marks For Play Against Jets

Despite him throwing two interceptions and having being off target on a few passes Sunday in the loss to the New York Jets, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (2.2) received the highest team offensive grade for his efforts from Pro Football Focus.offensive grade Roethlisberger was 30-of-43 in the game for 343 yards with a lone […] Steelers Ben Roethlisberger, James...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Roethlisberger On Pass To Harrison: ‘He’s Not Supposed To Be In On That Play’

Do you remember seeing Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison playing on offense Sunday in the loss to the New York Jets? No, that wasn’t a dream, it really happened. On one of the two plays that Harrison was in for, it looked like quarterback Ben Roethlisberger targeted him with a pass in the end zone. […] Roethlisberger On Pass To Harrison: ‘He’s Not Supposed To...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Take Out Antonio Brown, Put In James Harrison On First And Goal

Ben Roethlisberger targeted James Harrison in the end zone. It didn’t go too well. Meanwhile, Antonio Brown — the league’s best receiver — was standing on the sideline. Mike Tomlin is flat out coaching today. Steelers just took Antonio Brown out of the lineup on first-and-goal from the 1 so they could throw a pass Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers vs Ravens II Film Review: James Harrison

James Harrison was once an excellent all-around outside linebacker for the Pittsburgh Steelers, and holds the team’s pass rushing single season record with 16 sacks during a Defensive Player of the Year season in 2008. At least for one night, he came pretty close to being that player again against Joe Flacco and the Baltimore […] Steelers vs Ravens II Film Review: James Harrison...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Big Ben: ‘It’s fun watching the young fella James Harrison’

            James Harrison, who was released by the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2013, and talked out of retirement this season, has four sacks in his last two games. In the last two weeks, Harrison has stalked Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck and Baltimore Falcons quarterback Joe Flacco.  He leads the Steelers with the four sacks and is fourth...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Steelers James Harrison shows off strength by doing push ups with Maurkice Pouncey on his back

Pittsburgh Steelers LB James Harrison is a strong dude. He has been known for his big hits (and the fines that come with those hits) throughout his career. So many of us have seen the strength of Harrison on Sundays in the past few years. Well in the Steelers weight room, Harrison displayed that strength again by doing push ups with 300 lb center Maurkice Pouncey on his back. Teammate...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harrison Does Pushups With Maurkice Pouncey On His Back (GIF)

James Harrison has been a beast for the Pittsburgh Steelers in their last two games, and we might know the reason why. The Steelers linebacker registered four sacks and nine combined tackles between Weeks 8 and 9, and apparently, he’s also been doing pushups with giant men sitting on his back. Teammate Marcus Gilbert posted an Instagram video Tuesday of Harrison and 304-pound center...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Harrison does pushups with 300lb Pouncey on his back

James Harrison of the Pittsburgh Steelers gives new meaning to the Internet phrase of “put the team on my back doe” with this video of him doing pushups with team mate Maurkice Pouncey sitting on his back.  Yes you read that right, Maurkice Pouncey - the Steelers’ 304lb offensive lineman. The video was recorded by fellow offensive lineman Marcus Gilbert.  It has some NSFW...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Steelers LB James Harrison Steps Up His Push-Up Game

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison had an exceptional game Sunday night against the Baltimore Ravens and the 36-year-old linebacker now appears to be in football shape after being signed off of the streets three weeks into the season. Harrison, who is a workout warrior, has been known to do push-ups with a teammate sitting on […] Video: Steelers LB James Harrison Steps...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Harrison, Keisel Turning Back the Clock for the Steelers

I have absolutely no problem admitting when I’m wrong. According to my wife and kids, it happens a lot so I guess I’m learning. I openly admit I wasn’t thrilled about Brett Keisel and James Harrison returning to the Steelers this season and I said as much but I’m more than happy to announce, “I was wrong.” At 36 years old, James Harrison has now recorded two straight...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers James Harrison - The Comeback Player of the Year?

Ever hear of addition by subtraction? It appeared as a gesture of kindness when the Pittsburgh Steelers resigned 2008 Defensive Player of the Year and two-time team MVP James Harrison off the street in September. Against the Carolina Panthers in week three the Pittsburgh Steelers lost their two starting linebackers Ryan Shazier and Jarvis Jones. Desperate...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers: James Harrison Dominant After Retirement

When the Pittsburgh Steelers convinced James Harrison to come out of retirement a few weeks ago, they thought they were getting a veteran who knew the system that could come in and help the team. They didn’t think they were going to get a disruptive monster who would single handily dominate a game against their division rivals. But that’s exactly what Harrison did last night...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Matt Spaeth, James Harrison Receive Top PFF Marks For Play Against Ravens

The Pittsburgh Steelers delivered a 43-23 win over the Baltimore Ravens Sunday night at Heinz Field and while the offense managed to light up the scoreboard for a second straight week, only two players on that unit had standout performances in the eyes of Pro Football Focus. In their initial round of grades, tight end […] Steelers Matt Spaeth, James Harrison Receive Top PFF Marks...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Rejuvenated James Harrison Rediscovering Pass Rushing Flare

Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker James Harrison was retired in September. He now leads the team in sacks. The veteran pass rusher has notched a pair of sacks in back-to-back games now after failing to record one in his first four games back. The pass rushing production has come as he has played himself into football […] Rejuvenated James Harrison Rediscovering Pass Rushing...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harrison returns from leg injury

James Harrison forced pressure on Joe Flacco early in Sunday night’s game against the Ravens. While Harrison recorded a sack and later forced an interception he suffered a leg injury in the second quarter and then limped off the field. Harrison came out of retirement to play for the Steelers earlier this season after the team suffered multiple injuries to their defensive unity...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers LB James Harrison Leaves Ravens Game Briefly With Left Leg Injury

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison has left the Sunday night game against the Baltimore Ravens with a right leg/knee injury. Harrison already had a sack in the game and another pressure that resulted in an interception by linebacker Jason Worilds. Harrison returned a few plays later. Harrison had his first two sacks of the season […] Steelers LB James Harrison Leaves...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers vs Colts Film Review: James Harrison

The Pittsburgh Steelers were somewhat forced to bring back former outside linebacker James Harrison following the third game of the season when starter Jarvis Jones went down with a long-term injury that will continue to keep him out for at least three more games. In the five games he has played, he has fairly consistently […] Steelers vs Colts Film Review: James Harrison is a...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Scoring Change Results In Steelers LB James Harrison Having Two Sacks Against Colts

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison has now been credited with two sacks in the game this past Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts. Scoring change (per @EliasSports) for Sunday's Week 8 game vs @Colts (@jharrison9292 now credited w/ 2.0 sacks): pic.twitter.com/xDnt18NLhq — Burt Lauten (@SteelersPRBurt) October 29, 2014 On Wednesday, Elias Sports made the official...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers LBs Smash Weight Room After Big Victory

You’d think a guy like James Harrison would be kicking back and relaxing on a Monday following a game. Well, you'd be wrong. Harrison, the Pittsburgh Steelers' 11-year veteran, posted a video
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers LB James Harrison Starting To Make His Presence Felt

It’s taken a few weeks, but Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison seems to be about where he needs to be from a football conditioning standpoint and that’s great news for a defense that has had problems getting consistent pressure on opposing quarterbacks during the first half of the season. Following the Steelers Sunday win at […] Steelers LB James Harrison Starting...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss
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