This talented, second year pro served as a backup tackle in his rookie season after being signed off of the practice squad of the Atlanta Falcons following week one of the regular season. The three-year starter at Fresno State appeared in two games with one start before suffering a season-ending ankle injury.
NFL CAREER – This talented, second year pro served as a backup tackle in his rookie season after being signed off of the practice squad of the Atlanta Falcons following week one of the regular season. The three-year starter at Fresno State appeared in two games with one start before suffering a season-ending ankle injury.
CAREER TRANSACTIONS – Placed on Injured Reserve, 11/27/12; Signed by Saints from the Atlanta Falcons practice squad, 9/10/12; Signed by Atlanta to practice squad, 9/1/12; Waived by Atlanta, 8/31/12; Originally signed by Atlanta as an undrafted free agent, 4/30/12.
2012 – After being signed to the Saints active roster following week one from the Falcons practice squad, Harris would appear in two contests with one start…After being inactive for seven games and a DNP for one, Harris was pressed into action at RT for an injured Charles Brown at Oakland, Nov. 18…Started at RT the following week vs. San Francisco, Nov. 25, before suffering a season-ending ankle injury that forced him to be placed on injured reserve.
COLLEGE – Started in 39 consecutive games at Fresno State after converting to the offensive line from DT during his redshirt freshman year...Selected to the All-WAC first-team by league coaches as a senior and finished second-team as a junior...Opened holes for San Diego Chargers RB Ryan Mathews as a redshirt sophomore as Fresno ranked in the top 20 nationally in total offense and scoring…Majored in computer engineering.
PERSONAL – Prepped at Tulare Union (Tulare, Calif.) HS, where he was a team captain and a member of the East Yosemite League champions...Born January 16, 1989.
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