|Dec. 31, 2017 8:32 AM PT9:32 AM MT10:32 AM CT11:32 AM ET16:32 GMT0:32 9:32 AM MST11:32 AM EST10:32 AM CT20:32 UAE11:32 ETNaN:� - Harrison was active for the Patriots on Sunday against the Jets.
Analysis: Harrison said he signed with the Patriots to play. Now we'll see how much action he sees.
|Dec. 26, 2017 7:48 AM PT8:48 AM MT9:48 AM CT10:48 AM ET15:48 GMT23:48 8:48 AM MST10:48 AM EST9:48 AM CT19:48 UAE10:48 ETNaN:� - Former Pittsburgh Steelers franchise sack leader James Harrison signed with the New England Patriots on Tuesday after going unclaimed on waivers and becoming a free agent, according to multiple reports.
Analysis: The Steelers released the 39-year-old linebacker on Saturday to provide room for the return of right tackle Marcus Gilbert from suspension. New England's depth at linebacker has taken a hit due to injuries.
|Dec. 23, 2017 11:20 AM PT12:20 PM MT1:20 PM CT2:20 PM ET19:20 GMT3:20 12:20 PM MST2:20 PM EST1:20 PM CT23:20 UAE14:20 ETNaN:� - Harrison's long tenure with the Pittsburgh Steelers is over. The AFC North champions released the five-time Pro Bowl linebacker and 2008 NFL defensive player of the year on Saturday to make room for right tackle Marcus Gilbert. Gilbert is returning from a suspension for violating the league's performance-enhancing substance policy.
Analysis: The 39-year-old Harrison is the franchise's all-time leader in sacks, piling up 80.5 during his 14 seasons with the Steelers and 82.5 during his career. Harrison briefly retired in September 2014 following a forgettable 2013 season in Cincinnati but returned when the Steelers ran into injury trouble. Harrison's playing time dipped significantly this season. He has been active in just five of Pittsburgh's 14 games despite being injury-free.
|Mar. 1, 2017 10:32 AM PT11:32 AM MT12:32 PM CT1:32 PM ET18:32 GMT2:32 11:32 AM MST1:32 PM EST12:32 PM CT22:32 UAE13:32 ETNaN:� - Harrison has signed a two-year contract with the team that will keep Harrison in black and gold past his 40th birthday.
Analysis: Harrison led the Steelers with five sacks in 2016. He became the franchise's all-time sack leader last season when he broke Jason Gildon's club record. Harrison now has 79 1-2 sacks in 13 years with the team.