DuJuan Harris

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DuJuan Harris
No. 26     Green Bay Packers
Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-09-03) September 3, 1988 (age 25)
Place of birth: Brooksville, Florida
Height: 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) Weight: 203 lb (92 kg)
Career information
High school: Brooksville (FL) Central
College: Troy
Undrafted in 2011
Debuted in 2011 for the Jacksonville Jaguars
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Injured Reserve
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2013
Rushes 43
Rushing Yards 199
Rushing Touchdowns 2
Stats at NFL.com

DuJuan LaTroy Harris (born September 3, 1988) is an American football running back for the Green Bay Packers. He played college football at Troy.

College career[edit]

As a senior at Troy, Harris rushed for 603 yards on 97 carries (a 6.0 yards-per-carry average) and nine touchdowns.

Professional career[edit]

Jacksonville Jaguars[edit]

Harris was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent in 2011. He was released on August 25, 2012.

Pittsburgh Steelers[edit]

On August 27, 2012, Harris was claimed off waivers by the Pittsburgh Steelers and later released on August 31.

Green Bay Packers[edit]

On October 24, 2012, Harris was signed to the Green Bay Packers' practice squad. Prior to being signed, he spent one week as a car salesman at a Jacksonville Zimbrick - Honda.[1] On December 1, 2012, Harris was signed to the Packers' active roster.[2] He scored his first NFL touchdown on December 9 in a 27-20 win over the Detroit Lions. On January 5, 2013 in the NFC Wild Card game against the Vikings Harris totaled 100 yards in rushing and receiving with a touchdown as the Packers went on to win 24-10. In the NFC Divisional Playoff loss to the San Francisco 49ers, Harris carried the ball 11 times, rushing for 53 yards and a touchdown. He added 2 receptions for 11 yards.

On August 27, 2013 it was announced that Harris would miss the entire 2013 football season with a knee injury.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wilde, Jason. "More than meets the eye". ESPN. Retrieved 2013-01-05. 
  2. ^ "Packers sign two from practice squad". Retrieved 2012-12-01. 
  3. ^ "Packers’ DuJuan Harris out for season with knee injury". Pro Football Talk. Retrieved August 27, 2013. 

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