Anthony Harris entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with the Minnesota Vikings in 2015 and spent most of his career with the team. Since then, the free safety has shown both great skill and dogged determination in a very competitive sport.
Harris started his football career at Lloyd C. Bird High School in Chesterfield, Virginia. He played as a utility player on the school football team (quarterback, wide receiver, and defensive back)
Harris was rated as a three-star prospect by both Rivals.com and Scout.com. Rivals listed Harris as the No. 34 athlete in the country and the No. 13 recruit in the state of Virginia.
Harris threw for over 1,000 yards as a junior and ran for another 800 yards from the quarterback, allowing just one completion and recording eight interceptions on defense.
After graduating from high school, Harris attended the University of Virginia. He was a key member of the Virginia Cavaliers football team from 2011 to 2014
He participated in a total of 49 games while attending Virginia and started 35 of them. Harris finished his career as a college football player with a total of 289 tackles (145 of which were solo stops), 11 interceptions, 2 sacks, 2 forced fumbles, and 19 passes defended.
Who Are Anthony Harris’s Parents?
Anthony Harris was born to his mom, Della. There is no information about his father. According to sources, Anthony has a very close relationship with his mother.