Pittsburgh STEELERS LB JAMES HARRISON VOTED
WEEK 11 GMC SIERRA DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
*Winner Selected By Fan Vote on NFL.com
LinebackerJAMES HARRISON of the Pittsburgh Steelers is theGMC SIERRA DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEKfor games played on November 13 -17, the NFL announced today.
Harrison had a sack, forced a fumble and recorded a safety in one play. Harrison also made four tackles and returned an interception 33 yards in the Steelers' 11 – 10 win over the San Diego Chargers.
Harrisonwas selected from among five finalists by voters on NFL.com/gmc. The other finalists were linebackerERIC BARTON of the New York Jets, defensive backCHRIS CARR of the Tennessee Titans, defensive endJULIUS PEPPERS of the Carolina Panthers and cornerbackAaron Ross **of the New York Giants.
After the regular season, five players will be nominated for GMC Sierra Defensive Player of the Year honors. Fans can vote for the winner on NFL.com/gmc throughout the month of January.
2008 GMC SIERRA DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
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|Wk 1||LB LaMarr Woodley, PIT|
|Wk 2||SS Troy Polamalu, PIT|
|Wk 3||LB Joey Porter, MIA|
|Wk 4||DT Albert Haynesworth, TEN|
|Wk 5||CB Antoine Winfield, MIN|
|Wk 6||DE Juqua Parker, PHI|
|Wk 7||LB LaMarr Woodley, PIT|
|Wk 8||DT Shaun Rogers, CLE|
|Wk 9||DE Justin Tuck, NYG|
|Wk 10||LB Ray Lewis, BAL|
|Wk 11||LB James Harrison, PIT|