Dwayne Harris

Dwayne Harris

Wide Receiver #17
Team: Chicago Bears
Ht / Wt:5'10" / 200 lb.
College:East Carolina
Age:33
Born:September 16, 1987
Drafted:2011 / Rd. 6 (176)
Draft Team:DAL

Dwayne Harris: Joins Chicago's practice squad

Harris signed to the Bears' practice squad Tuesday.

Analysis: The 33-year-old figures to be an insurance option at punt returner, with Ted Ginn not impressing through the first seven games of the season. Harris has only eight catches for 60 yards in 39 games since the 2015 season, so he's unlikely to have much of an offensive roles if promoted to the active roster.

October 27, 2020 4:46 PM EST

Dwayne Harris: Cut from practice squad

The Texans cut Harris from the practice squad Monday.

Analysis: The 33-year-old wide receiver hasn't suited up in a game this year. He spent the previous two seasons with the Raiders, working mostly as a returner but occasionally rotating in on offense. Harris likely will seek a new opportunity on another practice squad.

October 12, 2020 3:29 PM EST

Dwayne Harris: Signs in Houston

The Texans signed Harris to the practice squad Monday, Jeremy Fowler of ESPN.com reports.

Analysis: The Texans are set at receiver with a deep set of contributors, but Harris is a veteran and a solid kick returner that will be ready if called upon. He played just three games last year due to injuries, and he recorded 149 yards as a kick returner.

September 21, 2020 10:23 AM EST

Dwayne Harris: Works out for Ravens

Baltimore hosted Harris (ankle/foot) for a tryout Tuesday, Albert Breer of TheMMQB.com reports.

Analysis: Harris appears fully recovered from the ankle and foot injuries that caused his 2019 campaign to come to a premature end. He appeared in three games for the Raiders last season, primarily contributing as a return man.

August 18, 2020 5:44 PM EST

Dwayne Harris: Moves to injured reserve

Harris (ankle/foot) was placed on injured reserve Monday, Vic Tafur of The Athletic reports.

Analysis: Harris has played in only one of the last eight games due to the ankle and foot issues, and now his 2019 season has come to an end. Trevor Davis will continue serving as the primary return man for the Raiders.

November 18, 2019 1:07 PM EST

Dwayne Harris: Inactive Week 11

Harris (foot) is inactive for Sunday's Week 11 tilt against the Bengals.

Analysis: The veteran receiver/returner had downgraded to non-participant in practice by Friday, so this development isn't to much of a surprise. Trevor Davis should slot into Harris' secondary receiver and primary returner roles in the latter's absence.

November 17, 2019 12:02 PM EST

Dwayne Harris: Carries questionable tag

Harris is questionable for Sunday's game against the Bengals.

Analysis: It is certainly not a good sign that Harris went from a full practice Wednesday to a DNP by Friday. Trevor Davis would fill in returning kicks if the East Carolina product can't suit up.

November 15, 2019 1:30 PM EST

Dwayne Harris: Listed as limited participant

Harris (foot) was a limited participant in Thursday's practice, Paul Gutierrez of ESPN.com reports.

Analysis: Harris practiced without restrictions Wednesday, so Thursday's limited session represents a tangible step backward. Barring any further setbacks, the return specialist still appears to have a fair shot at suiting up against the Bengals on Sunday. The 32-year-old has only appeared in three contests this season.

November 14, 2019 2:41 PM EST

Dwayne Harris: Slated to return Sunday

Harris (foot) was a full participant in Wednesday's practice, Paul Gutierrez of ESPN.com reports.

Analysis: Harris stayed on the sidelines for the last two games, but he's on track to return to action Sunday against the Bengals. The 32-year-old has only suited up in three games this year, and he was mainly deployed as a returner, as he logged just seven offensive snaps and a seven-yard reception.

November 13, 2019 4:04 PM EST

Dwayne Harris: Receives questionable tag

Harris (ankle) is questionable for Sunday's game against the Packers, Paul Gutierrez of ESPN.com reports.

Analysis: Harris was forced to sit out Week 5 with the ankle issue but will have a chance to return Sunday after working as a limited participant this week. Trevor Davis would work as Oakland's top return man should Harris be unable to suit up in Green Bay.

October 18, 2019 2:14 PM EST

Dwayne Harris: Can't log full practice

Harris (ankle) practice in a limited fashion for Wednesday's practice, Vic Tafur of The Athletic reports.

Analysis: Harris missed Week 5 against the Bears while nursing the ankle injury, but told reporters Monday that he expects to play Sunday against Green Bay. Luckily for Harris, he likely utilized the team's bye week to recover, and seems on track to play in Week 7 barring any setbacks.

October 16, 2019 4:05 PM EST

Dwayne Harris: Expects to play Week 7

Harris (ankle) expects to play in Sunday's game against the Packers, Vic Tafur of The Athletic reports.

Analysis: Harris indicated he was close to returning for the Raiders' Week 5 victory over the Bears in London, but ultimately sat out. He has now had an extra week to recover during the team's bye and looks on track for a return in Green Bay assuming he avoids any setbacks.

October 14, 2019 5:04 PM EST

Dwayne Harris: Inactive Week 5

Harris (ankle) is inactive for Sunday's Week 5 tilt against the Bears in London.

Analysis: Harris was able to practice in limited fashion on two occasions during the week, but he'll ultimately sit for a third straight game. With Harris' fellow wideouts Tyrell Williams (foot) and J.J. Nelson (knee) also on the shelf Sunday, the Raiders are down to a top receiver trio of rookie Hunter Renfrow, Keelan Doss and Trevor Davis against a ferocious Bears defense. Tight end Darren Waller may be in line for a bump in his already massive workload as a result, but quarterback Derek Carr's prospects, already shaky to start with versus Chicago, become downright grim in the wake of the multiple absences.

October 6, 2019 8:49 AM EST

Dwayne Harris: Questionable for Sunday

Harris (ankle) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Bears in London.

Analysis: The 32-year-old missed the last two games with the ankle issue but still has a chance to play Sunday after putting in a pair of limited practices this week. Trevor Davis will again serve as the top return man should Harris be unable to suit up.

October 4, 2019 7:12 AM EST

Dwayne Harris: Downgrades to non-participant

Harris (ankle) did not practice Thursday.

Analysis: Harris was able to practice in a limited capacity to begin the week. Whether due to a setback or scheduled maintenance, he wasn't able to continue that level of participation Thursday. If the return specialist is once to practice once again Friday, he'll be trending towards sitting out Sunday's contest against the Bears.

October 3, 2019 8:39 AM EST

Dwayne Harris: Gets on practice field

Harris (ankle) was a limited participant in Wednesday's practice.

Analysis: Harris hasn't practiced at all over the last two weeks, so his initial limited participation this week gives him a chance to play Sunday versus the Bears. If Harris can make a return this week, he could have an immediate role on offense since Tyrell Williams (foot) missed Wednesday's practice.

October 2, 2019 12:44 PM EST

Dwayne Harris: Fails to practice, out Sunday

Harris (ankle) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Colts.

Analysis: This will be the second straight week on the sidelines for Harris, who is still battling an ankle injury. Trevor Davis will likely once again take over as the team's top return man in Harris' absence.

September 27, 2019 1:05 PM EST

Dwayne Harris: Misses practice again

Harris (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Matt Kawahara of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

Analysis: Harris appears to be trending towards sitting out Week 4 versus the Colts, though he'll have one more opportunity to practice ahead of Sunday's game. The Raiders will likely roll with Trevor Davis as their top kick and punt returner if Harris is unable to go.

September 26, 2019 11:54 AM EST

Dwayne Harris: Still not practicing

Harris (ankle) didn't participate in Wednesday's practice, Matt Kawahara of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

Analysis: Harris' main value comes as a return man, and even when he's healthy, he may split duties with Trevor Davis, who was recently acquired from the Packers via trade. Harris will need to practice in some capacity before he can be re-inserted into the lineup.

September 25, 2019 2:15 PM EST

Dwayne Harris: Ruled out Week 3

Harris (ankle) is ruled out for Sunday's game against the Vikings.

Analysis: Harris wasn't able to practice at all this week, so his lack of availability doesn't come as a surprise. Trevor Davis and Jalen Richard will operate as Oakland's top kick and punt returners in Harris' absence.

September 20, 2019 1:48 PM EST

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