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More talent could be curse for Harrington

The steady addition of complementary components has put more pressure on Lions QB Joey Harrington.

Updated: July 19, 2005, 11:06 AM ET
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

Of all the quarterbacks on the hot seat heading into 2005, Joey Harrington is the one doing the most sweating.

Harrington finds his career at a crossroads. He has started 44 games, winning only 14. After three seasons, his completion percentage is substandard (56 percent) and his 6.23 yards per attempt is more than a yard-and-a-half below what is expected of a quarterback.

He heads into training camp surrounded by three first-round receivers -- Charles Rogers, Roy Williams and Mike ...

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