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James Harrison (American football)

James Harrison (American football)
Harrison at practice during training camp at Saint Vincent College in 2007.
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CaptionHarrison at practice during training camp at Saint Vincent College in 2007.
NameJames Harrison
CurrentteamPittsburgh Steelers
Currentnumber92
CurrentpositionplainLinebacker
Birth DateMay 04, 1978(age 38)
Birth PlaceAkron, Ohio
Heightft6
Heightin0
Weight242
Debutyear2002
DebutteamPittsburgh Steelers
Highlights * 2× Super Bowl champion (XL, XLIII) * 4× Pro Bowl selection (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010) * 4× All-Pro selection (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010) * 2008 AP NFL Defensive Player of the Year * 2008 Tuesday Morning Quarterback Non-QB Non-RB NFL MVP Award Winner * 2008 GMC Sierra Defensive Player of the Year Winner * 2× AFC Defensive Player of the Month (November 2007, October 2009) * Longest play in Super Bowl history - 100 yard interception return for a touchdown
CollegeKent State
Undraftedyear2002
Pastteams * Pittsburgh Steelers (2002 2003) * Rhein Fire (2004)* * Baltimore Ravens (2004)* * Pittsburgh Steelers (2004 present) :*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Statweek17
Statseason2010
Statlabel1Tackles
Statvalue1488
Statlabel2Sacks
Statvalue249.0
Statlabel3INTs
Statvalue35
NflHAR600985

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James Harrison, Jr. (born May 4, 1978) is an American football linebacker for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League. He was signed by the Steelers as an undrafted free agent in 2002. He played college football at Kent State.

A four-time Pro Bowl selection, Harrison has earned Super Bowl rings with the Steelers in Super Bowl XL and Super Bowl XLIII. He also spent a short time with the Baltimore Ravens in the 2004 offseason.


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