NFL Week 7 News: Jerome Harrison, Brett Favre, Injuries, Updates and More

October 22, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

NFL Week 7 has arrived and a day after threatening retirement and missing practice, James Harrison returned to the field and told reporters he would not retire. The All-Pro linebacker offered an apology, but stuck to his earlier statement that his hit on Browns receiver Mohammad Massaquoi was completely legal.
"I am all for player safety and I agree that some of the rule changes that have been made are good for the game," Harrison told reporters. "As far as my situation, I believe the hit against Massaquoi for which I was fined was legal and well within the scope of the rules. I feel the reason for the fine was the statement after the game wherein I said that I try to hurt people, not injure them."
While the controversy surrounding defenseless receivers continues being debated, Brett Favre will try to prepare for this weekend's matchup against his former team. With tendinitis in his throwing arm and limited mobility, Favre will be dealing with a wealth of on-field and off-fie...

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