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David Harris

45
LB
Height: 
6-2

Weight:

250

Age

34
Michigan
12 Years Pro

2017 Season

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David Harris was signed by the New England Patriots as a free agent on June 21, 2017 ... Originally drafted by N.Y. Jets in the second round (47th overall) of the 2007 NFL Draft ... Released by N.Y. Jets (6/6/17).

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CAREER TRANSACTIONS

David Harris was signed by the New England Patriots as a free agent on June 21, 2017 ... Originally drafted by N.Y. Jets in the second round (47th overall) of the 2007 NFL Draft ... Released by N.Y. Jets (6/6/17).

SEASONAL REVIEWS

2017 (10/6, 0/0)

  • Appeared in a reserve role at linebacker and assisted on one tackle in his Patriots debut in the season opener vs. Kansas City (9/7).
  • Appeared in one snap at linebacker in the victory at New Orleans (9/17).
  • Saw limited snaps in a reserve role at linebacker in the victory vs. Houston (9/24).
  • Was inactive vs. Carolina (10/1).
  • Was active but did not play in the win at Tampa Bay (10/5).
  • Was inactive in the win at N.Y. Jets (10/15).
  • Made his first start as a member of the Patriots and finished with three tackles in the victory vs. Atlanta (10/22).
  • Made his second-consecutive start at linebacker and contributed in the victory vs. L.A. Chargers (10/29).
  • Saw action as a reserve linebacker and finished with four tackles and a pass defensed in the victory at Denver (11/12).
  • Started at linebacker and finished with four tackles total in the victory at Oakland (11/19) in Mexico City's Estadio Azteca.
  • Started at linebacker and contributed with two tackles during the victory vs. Miami (11/26).
  • Made the start at linebacker and finished with four tackles, while also adding one-and-a-half sacks for a total of 10 yards lost in the victory at Buffalo (12/3).
  • Was inactive at Miami (12/11).
  • Started and finished with four tackles in the victory at Pittsburgh (12/17).
  • Was active but did not play in the win vs. Buffalo (12/24).
  • Was inactive in the win vs. N.Y. Jets (12/31).
  • Was inactive for all three postseason contests.

2016 (15/15 - N.Y. Jets)

  • Started all 15 games he played in and registered 94 tackles, a half sack and two passes defensed.
  • Was inactive at Arizona (10/17) due to injury.
  • Posted season highs with back-to-back 11-tackle performances vs. Los Angeles (11/13) and vs. New England (11/27).

2015 (16/16 - N.Y. Jets)

  • Started all 16 games for the seventh-consecutive season and led the team with 108 tackles marking the seventh-consecutive season he has done so. Also recorded 4½ sacks, a career-best six passes defensed and two forced fumbles.
  • Part of a defense that posted a top-10 ranking league-wide in points allowed (19.6 per game), total yardage allowed (318.6), rushing yards allowed (83.4), third down conversion percentage allowed (33.2%) and red zone touchdown percentage allowed (35.0%).
  • Recorded his first double-digit tackle performance with 11 takedowns in the win vs. Washington (10/18).
  • Totaled a season-high 14 tackles and two sacks in the regular-season finale at Buffalo (1/3).

2014 (16/16 - N.Y. Jets)

  • Started all 16 games for the sixth straight season and totaled 123 tackles, three passes defensed and two forced fumbles. Also tied a career high with 5½ sacks.
  • Posted the first of five double-digit tackle performances with 10 tackles at San Diego (10/5).
  • Registered 11 tackles and a sack vs. Miami (12/1).
  • Recorded nine tackles and two sacks in the season finale win at Miami (12/28).

2013 (16/16 - N.Y. Jets)

  • Started all 16 games for the fifth consecutive season and led the team with 124 tackles. Also posted two sacks, one pass defensed and one forced fumble.
  • Made a season-high 14 tackles in the win at Atlanta (10/7).
  • Led the team for a second consecutive week with 10 tackles and a sack vs. Pittsburgh (10/13).
  • Led the team with 13 tackles vs. Miami (12/1).

2012 (16/16 - N.Y. Jets)

  • Started all 16 games and led the team in tackles for the fourth straight season with 123 stops. Also registered three passes defensed, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery.
  • Posted his first of five double-digit tackle games at Pittsburgh (9/16) after recording 10 stops. Also defensed one pass.
  • Registered a season-high 11 tackles at San Francisco (9/30).
  • Made 10 tackles and had a sack in the win at Jacksonville (12/9).

2011 (16/16 - N.Y. Jets)

  • Started all 16 games and totaled 86 tackles, a careerhigh four interceptions (one returned for a touchdown) and eight passes defensed.
  • Posted seven tackles and an interception that he returned 35 yards for a touchdown at Baltimore (10/2), the first touchdown of his career.
  • Recorded a season-high nine and had a sack at New England (10/9).
  • Registered four tackles, one sack and an interception he returned 20 yards vs. N.Y. Giants (12/24).

2010 (16/16, 3/3 - N.Y. Jets)

  • Started all 16 regular-season games and racked up 100 tackles, three sacks, three passes defensed, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery.
  • Started all three postseason contests and made 30 tackles, one interception and one pass defensed.
  • Tied a season-high with nine tackles in the win vs. Minnesota (10/11).
  • Posted nine tackles and a sack vs. Green Bay (10/31).
  • Posted 12 tackles and an interception he returned for 58 yards in the Divisional Playoff win at New England (1/16).

2009 (16/16, 3/3 - N.Y. Jets)

  • Started all 16 regular-season games and recorded a career-high 126 tackles, tied a career-high with 5½ sacks, made two interceptions, defensed three passes and forced two fumbles.
  • Started all three playoff games and posted 25 tackles, two sacks, one forced fumble and one pass defensed.
  • Amassed his first of six double-digit tackle games with 11 stops in the season-opening win at Houston (9/13). Also picked up a sack and defensed one pass.
  • Racked up a season-high 17 tackles and a half sack vs. Buffalo (10/18).
  • Finished with a team-high 11 tackles and two sacks in the AFC Championship Game at Indianapolis (1/24).

2008 (11/11 - N.Y. Jets)

  • Started all 11 games he played in and posted 76 tackles, one sack, one fumble recovery and one pass defensed.
  • Was inactive at Buffalo (11/2), vs. St. Louis (11/9), at New England (11/13), at Tennessee (11/23), and vs. Denver (11/30) due to injury.
  • Notched a season-high 13 tackles and a half sack at San Francisco (12/7).

2007 (16/9 - N.Y. Jets)

  • Appeared in all 16 games with nine starts as a rookie and recorded 111 tackles, five sacks, three passes defensed, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery.
  • Was named NFL Defensive Rookie of the Month for November after posting 41 tackles and one sack.
  • Made his first NFL start and registered the first sack of his career while leading the team with 14 tackles.
  • Totaled a career-high 24 tackles in an overtime loss vs. Washington (11/4).
  • Led the team with 11 tackles and notched a sack in the season finale win vs. Kansas City (12/30).

COLLEGE

  • Finished his carer at Michigan with 196 tackles, four sacks, one interception, three forced fumbles and one fumble recovery.
  • Was an Associated Press All-America Second Team selection as a senior in 2006 and a semifinalist for the Butkus Award, given to the nation’s top linebacker.

PERSONAL

  • Attended Ottowa Hills High School, where as a two year starter, he recorded 295 tackles and 16 sacks while rushing for 734 yards and 15 touchdowns on offense.
  • Set school records for most tackles (114) in a season as a senior and most tackles (158) in a season as a senior..
  • David and wife, Jiali, have two daughters, Ayla Sui and Jozi Ai.

Stats

Career Stats

gamesdefense
seasonteamggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
2017NE106221571.5-1-----0-
2016NYJ15159563320.5-2-----0-
2015NYJ161610867414.5-5-----2-
2014NYJ161612371525.5-2-----2-
2013NYJ161612470542-1-----1-
2012NYJ161612379443-3-----11
2011NYJ16168665215084---10-
2010NYJ16169969303-3-----11
2009NYJ161612782455.5-32---02-
2008NYJ11117552231-1-----01
2007NYJ16912790375-3-----21
TOTAL1,10972338636.50326---1114

Recent Games

defense
wkopresulttotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
17NYJW 26-60------------
16BUFW 37-160------------
15@PITW 27-244400-0-----0-
14@MIAL 20-270------------
13@BUFW 23-34221.5-0-----0-
12MIAW 35-172200-0-----0-
11@OAKW 33-84220-0-----0-
10@DENW 41-164310-1-----0-
8LACW 21-130------------
7ATLW 23-73210-0-----0-
6@NYJW 24-170------------
5@TBW 19-140------------
4CARL 30-330------------
3HOUW 36-330------------
2@NOW 36-200------------
1KCL 27-421010-0-----0-

defensive

yearteamgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
2017NE10221571.5-1-----
2016NYJ159563320.5-2-----
2015NYJ1610867414.5-5-----
2014NYJ1612371525.5-2-----
2013NYJ1612470542-1-----
2012NYJ1612379443-3-----
2011NYJ16866521508415513.835
2010NYJ169969303-3-----
2009NYJ1612782455.5-320241214
2008NYJ117552231-1-----
2007NYJ1612790375-3-----
TOTAL 1641,10972338636.50326179-35

fumbles

yearteamgfumlostffown fropp frown ydsopp ydstdoobsftytb
2017NE10-----------
2016NYJ15-----------
2015NYJ16-----------
2014NYJ16-----------
2013NYJ16-----------
2012NYJ16----1-0----
2011NYJ16-------0---
2010NYJ16----1-0----
2009NYJ16-----------
2008NYJ11----1-0----
2007NYJ16----1-0----
TOTAL 16400-04000000

preseason

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
108/10/2017JAXL 31-24000------------
208/19/2017@HOUL 23-27104310-0-----0-
308/25/2017@DETW 30-28115230-1-----0-
408/31/2017NYGL 40-38000------------
TOTAL 219540-1-----0-

regular season

gamestacklesinterceptionsfumbles
wkgame dateoppresultggstotalsoloastscksftypdefintydsavglngtdsfffr
109/07/2017KCL 42-27101010-0-----0-
209/17/2017@NOW 36-20100------------
309/24/2017HOUW 33-36100------------
410/01/2017CARL 33-30000------------
510/05/2017@TBW 19-14000------------
610/15/2017@NYJW 24-17000------------
710/22/2017ATLW 7-23113210-0-----0-
810/29/2017LACW 13-21110------------
1011/12/2017@DENW 41-16104310-1-----0-
1111/19/2017@OAKW 33-8114220-0-----0-
1211/26/2017MIAW 17-35112200-0-----0-
1312/03/2017@BUFW 23-3114221.5-0-----0-
1412/11/2017@MIAL 20-27000------------
1512/17/2017@PITW 27-24114400-0-----0-
1612/24/2017BUFW 16-37000------------
1712/31/2017NYJW 6-26000------------
TOTAL 106221571.5-1-----0-

defensive splits - split by OPPONENT

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Atlanta Falcons13210-0-----
Buffalo Bills14221.5-0-----
Carolina Panthers00----------
Denver Broncos14310-1-----
Houston Texans10----------
Kansas City Chiefs11010-0-----
Los Angeles Chargers10----------
Miami Dolphins12200-0-----
New Orleans Saints10----------
New York Jets00----------
Oakland Raiders14220-0-----
Pittsburgh Steelers14400-0-----
Tampa Bay Buccaneers00----------

defensive splits - split by DIVISION CONFERENCE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Outside Own Division8161150-1-----
vs AFC Teams8191361.5-1-----
vs NFC Teams23210-0-----
vs Own Division26421.5-0-----

defensive splits - split by MONTH

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
December28621.5-0-----
November310730-1-----
October23210-0-----
September31010-0-----

defensive splits - split by STADIUM

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Estadio Azteca (Mexico City)14220-0-----
Gillette Stadium56420-0-----
Hard Rock Stadium00----------
Heinz Field14400-0-----
Mercedes-Benz Superdome10----------
MetLife Stadium00----------
New Era Field14221.5-0-----
Raymond James Stadium00----------
Sports Authority Field at Mile High14310-1-----

defensive splits - split by WIN/LOSSES

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Losses11010-0-----
Wins9211561.5-1-----

defensive splits - split by WEEKDAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Mondays00----------
Other Days (not Monday or Sunday)11010-0-----
Sundays9211561.5-1-----

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Grass312930-1-----
Turf710641.5-0-----

Defense splits - HOME/AWAY

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Home Games56420-0-----
Road Games5161151.5-1-----

Defense splits - POINT SITUATIONAL

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Ahead15960.5-1-----
Ahead by 1-8 Points1010-0-----
Ahead by 9-16 Points8530.5-0-----
Behind3210-0-----
Behind by 1-8 Points3210-0-----
Tied4401-0-----

Defense splits - HALF

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Half11831-0-----
2nd Half11740.5-1-----
Last Two Minutes of Half1100-0-----

Defense splits - FIELD TYPE POSITION

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Opp 19-1 - by Yard Line5410-0-----
Opp 49-20 - by Yard Line10731.5-1-----
Own 1-20 - by Yard Line2200-0-----
Own 21-50 - by Yard Line5230-0-----

Defense splits - QUARTERS

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
1st Quarter4401-0-----
2nd Quarter7430-0-----
3rd Quarter10640.5-1-----
4th Quarter1100-0-----

Defense splits - MARGIN

splitgtotalsoloastscksftypdefinttdsydsavglong
Margin 0-724400-0-----
Margin 15+7181171.5-1-----
Margin 8-1410----------