James Harrison’s Recklessness Shows He’s More Concerned With Bad Boy Image Than Being Considered NFL Great

James Harrison is a good football player. But his persona reflects that of a professional wrestler, making him more and more of a nuisance nowadays. Harrison’s trash-talking, hard-hitting, I-don’t-give-a-damn personality is all fine and good. It’s part of what makes him such a feared linebacker. But the other part that makes him feared — the reckless, cheap-shotting, nonsensical style of play he brings to the table — is what’s beginning to overshadow the success he’s achieved throughout his career. Now that he’s forced to serve a one-game suspension for his hit on Cleveland Browns quarterback Colt McCoy, Harrison’s name is…

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