James Harrison had to earn everything he achieved as an NFL linebacker, and he wasn't keen on his sons receiving participation trophies, so he sent them back.
Harrison posted a picture on Facebook of the two trophies his sons brought home with a scathing caption underneath.
Here is the message Harrison included:
I came home to find out that my boys received two trophies for nothing, participation trophies! While I am very proud of my boys for everything they do and will encourage them till the day I die, these trophies will be given back until they EARN a real trophy. I'm sorry I'm not sorry for believing that everything in life should be earned and I'm not about to raise two boys to be men by making them believe that they are entitled to something just because they tried their best...cause sometimes your best is not enough, and that should drive you to want to do better...not cry and whine until somebody gives you something to shut u up and keep you happy. #harrisonfamilyvalues
After posting the picture and description, both supporters and detractors filled in his comments section to tell him what they think.