Chris Lewis-Harris

Chris Lewis-Harris (born February 11, 1989) is an American football cornerback who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free agent in 2012. He has also been a member of the Baltimore Ravens, Denver Broncos, and New York Giants. He played college football at Tennessee-Chattanooga.

Chris Lewis-Harris
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Lewis-Harris with the Cincinnati Bengals in 2015
Free agent
Position:Cornerback
Personal information
Born: (1989-02-11) February 11, 1989 (age 30)
Riverdale, Georgia
Height:5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight:180 lb (82 kg)
Career information
High school:Campbell (Smyrna, Georgia)
College:Chattanooga
Undrafted:2012
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics as of 2016
Total tackles:14
Interceptions:1
Pass deflections:2
Player stats at NFL.com

High school careerEdit

Lewis-Harris attended Campbell High School in Smyrna, Georgia. He was selected to the Associated Press first team All-State as a defensive back. He was also named for Cobb County Defensive Back of the Year.[1]

College careerEdit

Lewis-Harris was an All-conference defensive back while at Tennessee-Chattanooga. He played 44 games and started 38 of them as a Cornerback and Safety.[1]

Professional careerEdit

Cincinnati BengalsEdit

On July 26, 2012, Lewis-Harris signed with the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free agent.[2] On August 31, 2012, he was released.[3] On September 1, 2012, he was signed to the practice squad.[4] On September 29, he was promoted to the active roster after the team waived tight end Richard Quinn.[5] On October 2, 2012, he was waived after the team re-signed tight end Richard Quinn.[6] On October 4, 2012 he was re-signed to the practice squad.[7] On December 28, 2012, he was promoted to the active roster after the team placed Mike Nugent on Injured reserve due to a calf injury.[8]

On December 5, 2015, Lewis-Harris was waived by the Cincinnati Bengals.[9] On December 8, 2015, the Cincinnati Bengals signed Harris to their practice squad.[10] On December 24, 2015, he was promoted to the active roster.[11]

On November 3, 2016, Lewis-Harris was released by the Bengals.[12]

Baltimore RavensEdit

On November 4, 2016, Lewis-Harris was claimed off waivers by the Baltimore Ravens.[13]

Denver BroncosEdit

On June 14, 2017, Lewis-Harris signed with the Denver Broncos.[14] He was released on September 2, 2017.[15]

New York GiantsEdit

On May 13, 2018, Lewis-Harris signed with the New York Giants.[16] He was released on September 1, 2018.[17]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Tennessee-Chattanooga profile". gomocs.com. Archived from the original on February 16, 2013.
  2. ^ "Cincinnati Bengals Sign Rookie Cornerback Chris Lewis-Harris". cincyjungle.com. Retrieved July 26, 2012.
  3. ^ "Burfict joins seven WRs on roster". bengals.com. Retrieved August 31, 2012.
  4. ^ "Bengals add to practice squad set as roster stays pat". bengals.com. Retrieved September 1, 2012.
  5. ^ "Lewis-Harris added to roster; Quinn waived". cincinnati.com. Archived from the original on October 1, 2012. Retrieved September 29, 2012.
  6. ^ "Bengals Waive corner-back Chris Lewis-Harris and re-sign tight-end Richard Quinn". cincyjungle.com. Retrieved October 2, 2012.
  7. ^ "Cincinnati Bengals re-signed corner-back Chris Lewis-Harris to the Practice Squad". cincyjungle.com. Retrieved October 4, 2012.
  8. ^ "Nugent placed on IR, Lewis-Harris called up". cincinnati.com. Archived from the original on January 1, 2013. Retrieved December 28, 2012.
  9. ^ "Bengals waive Lewis-Harris, promote Troy Hill". Cincinnati.com. Retrieved December 7, 2015.
  10. ^ "Bengals sign Chris Lewis-Harris to practice squad". Cincy Jungle. Retrieved December 25, 2015.
  11. ^ "Bengals waive Troy Hill, sign Chris Lewis-Harris to 53-man roster". WLWT. Retrieved December 25, 2015.
  12. ^ "Bengals Waive CB Chris Lewis-Harris". November 3, 2016.
  13. ^ Ryan, Mink (November 4, 2016). "Ravens Waive Will Davis, Claim CB Chris Lewis-Harris Off Waivers". BaltimoreRavens.com. Retrieved November 5, 2016.
  14. ^ Swanson, Ben (June 14, 2017). "Broncos sign CB Chris Lewis-Harris, waive Taurean Nixon". DenverBroncos.com.
  15. ^ Mason, Andrew (September 2, 2017). "Broncos trim roster at deadline". DenverBroncos.com.
  16. ^ "Giants sign DB Chris Lewis-Harris". USAToday.com. May 13, 2018.
  17. ^ Eisen, Michael (September 1, 2018). "New York Giants announce 53-man roster". Giants.com.

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