James Harrison


2017 South Side Questions: How Will Defense Pressure Tom Brady?

The regular season is now over, and the Pittsburgh Steelers are taking their practices at the UPMC Rooney Sports Complex, formerly known and still referred to as the ‘South Side’ facility of Heinz Field. While the postseason is now upon us, there is plenty left to be done. And there…




Steelers ‘Hold’ Tight On Two-Point Defense Thanks to Harrison, Davis

With the exception of last week’s relatively smooth-sailing Wildcard victory over the Dolphins, during which the most contentious discussing in the week that followed was why the Pittsburgh Steelers had left quarterback Ben Roethlisberger in a game in which there were fewer than six minutes to play with an 18-point…



Steelers Vs. Chiefs: Player Snap Counts – Divisional Round Week

The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Kansas City Chiefs in a Divisional Round playoff game Sunday and when you look at the snap counts from that contest a few notable things stick out. For starters, tackle Chris Hubbard only played 3 snaps on offense against the Chiefs this week as an…


Gut Reactions: Steelers Vs Chiefs

The Steelers punched their ticket to the AFC Championship game against the New England Patriots by beating the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium 18-16 in another close one. Here are my gut reactions: Le’Veon Bell and the offensive line continued to dominate as I predicted per my “In The…


Stats Of The Weird: Steelers Vs Chiefs

3…2…1…win. Whew. Let’s get weird. I have covered some of these on Twitter so forgive me for double-dipping. – Here’s one I haven’t. There have been only a pair of 18-16 final scores in the playoff in NFL history. Both have been Pittsburgh Steelers’ wins. Each in the last two…


Antonio Brown’s Sideline Apparel Shows Off Team-First Mentality

You may have noticed early in last week’s game against the Dolphins that after Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown scored a touchdown on the team’s opening drive, he was shown prior to the ensuing kickoff sitting on the team’s bench sporting a hat emblazoned with the number 92 of…


Steelers Spin: Divisional Playoffs Rants And Ramblings

Playoffs? You kidding me? I just hope we win a game. These were the immortal words of then Indianapolis Colts coach Jim Mora at a press conference years ago. And although he was deflecting questions following a disappointing regular season loss for his team, his words should be the mantra…


Film Room: James Harrison A Complete Player

James Harrison certainly needs no endorsement from me. The 38-year-old Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker’s body of work—figuratively and literally—is very much its own endorsement. His level of play at his age is incredibly rare. And to be clear, the level at which he is playing is, to put it simply,…


Shazier On Dupree: ‘He’s A Different Species’

We hear about players being asked about themselves or their opponent on a regular basis. But it’s a little less common for a player to be asked about one of his teammates and what makes them so successful. Ryan Shazier was asked about Bud Dupree’s performance against the Miami Dolphins,…


James Harrison Says He Spends $350K A Year In Taking Care Of His Body

This is from Sunday but I have been wanting to get around to this interview. Because James Harrison doesn’t do many one-on-one sitdowns so it’s always cool to hear what he has to say. Harrison sat down with NFL Network’s Andrea Kremer in an interview that aired Sunday morning, prior to…