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Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison say’s the NFL’s new standards on player safety has forced him to change the way he hit’s.
“I’ve really lowered my target area to where it’s down around the knees,” Harrison said Friday on”Mike & Mike in the Morning.” “Situations come along where you could tackle the guy high. I don’t do that anymore. I …
Source: Yardbarker: Pittsburgh Steelers
Steelers linebacker James Harrison became the poster boy for the NFL’s crackdown on hits to the head of defenseless players last year, and after multiple fines and a suspension, Harrison says he got the message. Unfortunately for the Steelers’ opponents, that message isn’t necessarily one that’s going to make them any safer….