Joe Harris (American football)

Joseph Alexander "Joe" Harris (born December 6, 1952) is a former American football linebacker in the National Football League for five different teams. He was born in Fayetteville, North Carolina, and played college football at Georgia Tech. He was inducted into the Georgia Tech Hall of Fame in 2000.[1]

Joe Harris
No. 51
Born: (1952-12-06) December 6, 1952 (age 69)
Fayetteville, North Carolina
Career information
CollegeGeorgia Tech
High schoolE. E. Smith
(Fayetteville, North Carolina)
NFL draft1975 / Round: 8 / Pick: 197
Drafted byChicago Bears
Career history
As player
1975-1976Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL)
1977Washington Redskins
1978San Francisco 49ers
1979Minnesota Vikings
1979–1981Los Angeles Rams
1982Baltimore Colts
1983Washington Federals (USFL)
Career stats


  1. ^ "Georgia Tech Athletics Hall of Fame". Georgia Tech Athletic Association. Archived from the original on 2011-09-18. Retrieved 2007-03-04.