One of the professional football players with the New England Patriots football team is Damien Harris. Damien plays as a running back for the Patriots. He was born and raised in Richmond in Kentucky in the United States of America on February 11, 1997.
He played high school football at Madison South High school where he was also a student. During his time there, he racked up 6,748 yards and 122 touchdowns. The recruiting website Rivals.com named him the top running back, and he had a five-star rating and was ranked seventh in his class. He made a commitment to play collegiate football at the University of Alabama where Nick Saban was the Head coach of the University’s football team, the Alabama Crimson Tide.
Between 2015 to 2018, the year he graduated, he played college football there. After graduating from high school, he was chosen by the New England Patriots as the 87th overall choice in the third round of the 2019 NFL Draft. In Week 7’s game against the New York Jets, he made his professional debut. In the 33-0 victory, he finished with 12 yards on four carries. In 2021, he takes over as the team’s starting quarterback. He started the first nine games of the season, but was forced to miss the Cleveland Browns game in Week 10 due to a concussion he suffered in Week 9.
How Tall Is Damien Harris?
He has a height of 1.8 meters.