James Harrison

Ranking The Rooms: AFC North OLBs

A few days ago I took a look at inside linebackers for the “Ranking the Rooms:  AFC North” series. Some people seemed to get a bit confused with how I did the distinction between a 4-3 MLB and a 3-4 ILB to fit them into the list. For the purpose…


Post 2017 OTA Practices: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday and welcome once again to the weekend. The Pittsburgh Steelers wrapped up their annual OTA practices on Thursday and next week they’ll conduct their mandatory minicamp. On the surface, things appear to be going well for the 2017 Steelers so far this offseason and especially when it comes…



James Harrison Brings New Weapon To Offseason (Literally)

James has got a gun. James has got a gun. James Harrison being generally intimidating passes for offseason fodder around here so let me indulge. Mike Mitchell posted an Instagram video of Harrison – armed with a giant rifle – yesterday afternoon. His mission? In his words, protect this house. “I got…



Steelers’ Seven Shots – Sunday, June 4, 2017

Every Sunday during the offseason I plan on recapping for you seven items related to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the rest of the NFL that may have fallen through the cracks the past week that should be worth your time to read. This weekly feature will be entitled “Steelers’ Seven…


A Closer Look At James Harrison’s Recent Home/Away Sack Splits

It has now been three seasons since the Pittsburgh Steelers recruited James Harrison out of retirement and back onto the gridiron as a member of the team’s defense. Originally a one season stop-gap solution to help beef up the outside linebacker position, Harrison has been a fixture of the Steelers’…




Mike Mitchell Drug Tested One Day After Mentioning James Harrison

File this under “things that make you go hmmm.” One day after Mike Mitchell mentioned he gained 10 pounds of muscle by taking on James Harrison’s workout regime, the NFL is subjecting him to a “random” drug test. Talked about training with @jharrison9292 this offseason and guess what. A “random” steroid…


PFF Stat Shows How Remarkbly Consistent James Harrison Has Been

Matthew Marczi told you more about James Harrison’s legendary workouts earlier this morning. But his play on the field has been pretty legendary too. Not just for its peaks but the overall consistency he’s shown throughout his career, especially the past two seasons. They posted this graphic showing their yearly…





Can The Steelers 2017 Draft Class Pull Off The Improbable?

Do any of you remember the last time an entire Pittsburgh Steelers draft class made the Week 1 53-man roster? I know I can’t and while odds are probably against it happening this year, one can make a pretty good pre-training camp argument that the unthinkable might just might happen in…