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Old 01-09-2012, 03:23 PM   #11
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Default Re: Is it time to move on from Harrison

Woodley had the same amount of sacks, and 3 or 4 of those were coverage sacks. Let's get rid of him too.
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Old 01-09-2012, 03:24 PM   #12
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I think it is.

9 sacks, but hardly was ever a game changer. It seemed like he was just pushed wide by the tackle as he tries to speed rush to the outside every play. Add in the penalties, fines, etc. and I wouldn't be too sad to move on.
Come down from the emotion a tad bit and realize what you're saying! We will get EVERYTHING out of James Harrison before he calls it a career. He will be here for 2 more seasons and call it a career. Until then, he's our best backer on the squad, by far.
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Old 01-09-2012, 03:27 PM   #13
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Default Re: Is it time to move on from Harrison

It is NOT time to move on from Harrison. Ridiculous comment. At 33 he is entering the last few productive years of his career, I grant you. However, to understand what Harrison means to the defense you have to look past the stats and to the disruptive force he is on the field. Defenses have to account for him on every play. This helps to create opportunities for the others.
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Default Re: Is it time to move on from Harrison

Good thing the OP dont have a say in what happens.........Most foolish move ever if they would ever do it !
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Old 01-09-2012, 05:32 PM   #15
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Default Re: Is it time to move on from Harrison

Some of my posts are stupid, but this one takes the prize, lol

Its not about stats, and if you take into the fact all the stats, than take out the 5 games he played, also factor in Woodley being out.
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Harrison will probably be fined for hitting below the thigh, lol Has Decker gone back and picked up his knee yet?
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I'll say it over and over again until you people get it: other teams' fans are peeking in on these boards peeing their freaking pants over us "eating our own" after a tough loss.

Get a clue, people. Let's assess who we're getting rid of so far this off-season: Ike Taylor, William Gay, James Harrison, Lamarr Woodley, Dick Lebeau, Bruce Arians (my pick, admittedly), Mike Tomlin, Ben Roethlisberger, James Farrior, Larry Foote, Casey Hampton, Brett Keisel, Aaron Smith, Hines Ward, Rashard Mendenhall, Max Starks, Chris Kemoeatu, Doug Legursky, Shawn Suisham, Daniel Sepulveda.

Did I forget anyone? I'm hoping Antonio Brown can play every position on both sides of the ball, as well as coordinate and coach, because you "Steelers" fans won't have anyone else on the team.

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Harrison's a monster. He's going nowhere until his contract is over, then I could see him walking away.
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I'll say it over and over again until you people get it: other teams' fans are peeking in on these boards peeing their freaking pants over us "eating our own" after a tough loss.

Get a clue, people. Let's assess who we're getting rid of so far this off-season: Ike Taylor, William Gay, James Harrison, Lamarr Woodley, Dick Lebeau, Bruce Arians (my pick, admittedly), Mike Tomlin, Ben Roethlisberger, James Farrior, Larry Foote, Casey Hampton, Brett Keisel, Aaron Smith, Hines Ward, Rashard Mendenhall, Max Starks, Chris Kemoeatu, Doug Legursky, Shawn Suisham, Daniel Sepulveda.

Did I forget anyone? I'm hoping Antonio Brown can play every position on both sides of the ball, as well as coordinate and coach, because you "Steelers" fans won't have anyone else on the team.

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Most of those are extremely stupid...but you can make a point for Arians, Smith, Kemoeatu, and Suisham. Actually I think all of those are pretty much common knowledge among us Steeler fans, but as you pointed out, if we cut everybody that we wanted to cut after a loss then we would be pretty thin all the way around.
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I think it is.

9 sacks, but hardly was ever a game changer. It seemed like he was just pushed wide by the tackle as he tries to speed rush to the outside every play. Add in the penalties, fines, etc. and I wouldn't be too sad to move on.
I think it's time for you to put down the crack pipe....

He had back surgery before the season started. He still wasn't 100% when the season started. Then he gets a fractured orbital bone. He still amasses 9 sacks, 59 tackles and 2 FF.... Yea, you're right, let's can him...

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