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James Harrison, former Steelers star, announces his retirement
James Harrison, former Steelers star, announces his retirement

Former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison, a five-time Pro Bowl selection and two-time Super Bowl winner, announced his retirement Saturday on his Facebook page. "I have made the difficult decision to retire as of today," Harrison posted. "My love for my family and the need to be there for them outweighs my desire to play the game." Harrison, 36, had been looking to sign with an NFL team following his release from the Cincinnati Bengals in March. He reportedly met with Arizona Cardinals officials this week, but the two sides couldn't reach an agreement on a contract. Harrison, the 2008 AFC Defensive Player of the Year, entered the NFL with the...

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