Dec 9, 2018; Glendale, AZ, USA; Detroit Lions defensive tackle Damon Harrison Sr. (98) against the Arizona Cardinals at State Farm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

News Articles

Report: DT Harrison visiting Seahawks, Packers

Former All-Pro defensive tackle Damon Harrison is visiting the Seattle Seahawks on Tuesday and the Green Bay Packers on Wednesday, ESPN reported.

The 31-year-old free agent started 15 games for the Detroit Lions last season, registering 49 tackles, three passes defensed and two sacks. The Lions released him in February.

Last December, he told the NFL Network that he was considering retirement.

“At this point everything’s on the table,” he said. “My mind’s still telling me I can do it, but my body’s just not there.”

Harrison was a first-team All-Pro selection with the New York Giants in 2016 and has played in 117 games (111 starts) with the New York Jets (2012-15), Giants (2016-18) and Lions (2018-19). He has 485 tackles, 37 tackles for loss and 11 sacks.

Green Bay defensive coordinator Mike Pettine held that same position with the Jets from 2009-12, overlapping with Harrison for one season in New York.

–Field Level Media

Field Level Media
Sport Writer & Editor
FLM has a North American focus while tying into regional and hyper-local resources – providing the ability to distribute compelling content through the writing of professional journalists. As the U.S. sports content provider to dozens of digital and print media publishers through strategic partnerships with the likes of Reuters and Nielsen Sports, FLM covers the nuts and bolts with a breaking news desk and game event coverage.

Upcoming Games

Aug 5th, 8:00 PM

Dallas +1 -110

Pittsburgh -1 -110


Aug 12th, 7:30 PM

Washington -2.5 -110

New England +2.5 -110


Aug 12th, 7:30 PM

Pittsburgh +1 -110

Philadelphia -1 -110