James Harrison Isn’t on Board with ‘Participation’ Trophies

James Harrison

In a move that mirrors the mindset of many American parents, James Harrison has said that he’ll be returning the trophies his sons received for their participation in sporting event. The way Harrison sees it, he’s proud of his kids, but he’ll be holding out for his kids to earn an actual trophy, rather than something that congratulates them for just showing up.

Considering what a competitive presence Harrison is, this is no surprise.

I came home to find out that my boys received two trophies for nothing, participation trophies! While I am very proud of…

Posted by James Harrison onĀ Saturday, August 15, 2015


Frankly, it’s surprising he didn’t smash the trophies while making eye contact with his kids. You don’t want to coddle James Harrison’s children, I’m guessing. He doesn’t seem like the type of dude that would let that slide.

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