James Harrison RUMORS & NEWS

  • James Harrison Won’t Watch The Steelers Play The Jaguars

    NESN "New England Patriots outside linebacker James Harrison won’t be watching Sunday afternoon’s divisional-round matchup between the Jacksonville Jaguars and Pittsburgh Steelers. You might assume that has something to do with his feelings about his former team, the Steelers. You know what they say..." January 14

  • Patriots were only team to offer James Harrison a contract

    Boston Herald "James Harrison the Patriot is already starkly different than James Harrison the Steeler. Once outspoken, which was befitting of the Steelers’ culture, Harrison was concise, reserved and even dismissive Friday when he fielded 16 questions in two minutes for the first time in his young Patriots..." December 30

  • Harrison asked for release after Week 1: 'I'm not mad, it's a business'

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "Former Steelers linebacker James Harrison said Wednesday he asked the Steelers on three separate occasions to release him, including at the beginning of the season and after the loss to the New England Patriots 10 days ago, when it became apparent he wasn’t going to play as much as he was..." December 28

  • Former Steelers LB James Harrison Signs With Patriots

    SI "Former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison is signing with the New England Patriots, according to ESPN's Field Yates. Harrison visited Gillette Stadium on Tuesday morning. Last week, Harrison was released by the Steelers in order to make room on the roster for right tackle Marcus..." December 26

  • Mike Tomlin “not speculating” about James Harrison return

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "While celebrating a 34-6 win over the Houston Texans, the Steelers included injured linebacker Ryan Shazier on a FaceTime locker-room video just like they did two weeks earlier after a win over the Baltimore Ravens. This time, Shazier wasn't the only veteran player in the team's..." December 26

  • No waiver claims for James Harrison

    Pro Football Talk "Linebacker James Harrison is officially a free agent. Waived on Saturday by the Steelers, Harrison went unclaimed on waivers, via Adam Schefter of ESPN. Any team could have claimed Harrison’s contract, with the player ultimately being awarded based on priority driven by the reverse priority..." December 25

  • Steelers release James Harrison

    Steelers "The Steelers activated offensive tackle Marcus Gilbert from the Reserve/Suspended by Commissioner List to the active roster, it was announced today. To make room on the roster, the Steelers released linebacker James Harrison. Harrison, the team’s all-time sack leader with 80.5, originally..." December 23

  • Harrison regrets re-signing with Steelers amid diminished role

    Pro Football Talk "Veteran linebacker James Harrison has barely played for the Steelers this season, getting on the field for just 29 snaps. He’s not happy about that. Harrison told Michele Tafoya of NBC that if he had known he wasn’t going to play much this season, he would not have signed with the..." December 09

  • James Harrison spends $300K per year to keep up his body

    Sportsnaut "On the day that five-time Super Bowl champion Tom Brady turns 40, another fountain of youth NFL player story was shared. Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison, spends $300,000 annually on various treatments and personal services to maintain his strength and health. He turned 39 in..." August 04