Arnold Harrison

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Arnold Harrison
Arnold Harrison Steelers.jpg
Harrison signing autographs
No. 97
Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1982-09-20) September 20, 1982 (age 32)
Place of birth: Augusta, Georgia
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 241 lb (109 kg)
Career information
College: Georgia
Undrafted in 2005
Debuted in 2006 for the Pittsburgh Steelers
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2009
Tackles 35
Sacks 0.0
Forced fumbles 1
Stats at NFL.com

Arnold Harrison (born September 20, 1982 in Augusta, Georgia) is a former American football linebacker. He was signed by the Pittsburgh Steelers as an undrafted free agent in 2005. He played college football at Georgia.

Harrison has also played for the Cleveland Browns and Florida Tuskers.

College career[edit]

Harrison played college football at the University of Georgia where he majored in economics.

Professional career[edit]

Pittsburgh Steelers[edit]

Harrison was signed by the Pittsburgh Steelers as an undrafted free agent in 2005, but did not make any appearances for the team in his rookie season.

In 2006, he played in seven games and finished the season with ten tackles. He appeared in 13 games in 2007 and recorded 13 tackles.

After spending the entire 2008 season on injured reserve with a torn ACL, Harrison was non-tendered as a restricted free agent in the 2009 offseason. However, the Steelers re-signed him to a one-year contract on March 16.

Harrison appeared in eight games and recorded seven tackles for the Steelers in 2009 before being waived on November 17 to make room for linebacker Donovan Woods.

Cleveland Browns[edit]

Harrison was claimed off waivers by the Cleveland Browns on November 18. He appeared in four games and recorded five tackles for the Browns before being waived on December 29 when the team re-signed offensive tackle Scott Kooistra.

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