In the OU victory, Devin Harper turned in one of his career’s pinnacle performances by playing a key role in spying on and neutralizing OU quarterback Caleb Williams. tallied 10 tackles throughout the game, seven of which were solo stops, while Williams was harassed or tackled nine times.
When Harper sacked Williams for a 5-yard loss, caught him from behind short of the first down marker three times in a row to return the ball to the Cowboys and help secure the victory with less than two minutes left in the game and OSU clinging to a four-point lead, OU had driven inside the Cowboy 35-yard line.
Williams only got double-digit yards on one of his 19 touches, and he averaged less than two yards per carrying on the day as Harper spied him for most of the game. Awarded OSU Co-Defensive Player of the Week recognition for his game-winning performance.
Against Kansas, he made four tackles and two quarterback hurries, earning him OSU Defensive Player of the Week honours. acted as captain for the games against Texas, West Virginia, the Big 12 Championship, and the Fiesta Bowl.
Devin Harper is a strong linebacker who has played for the Cowboys for six seasons. In his first five seasons, he primarily played on special teams and as a reserve defensive player.
Devin Harper was born May 13, 1998, in Atlanta. He is the son of Kevin and Alacia Harper. His father, Kevin, played college baseball. He earned a Bachelor’s in University Studies in December 2019 and is working on a Master’s in Leisure Studies.
How Many Siblings Does Devin Harper Have?
Available statistics show Devin has a younger brother called Thomas Harper. He was a 165-pound receiver/cornerback rated by Rivals.com as a two-star recruit coming out of Karns High School in Knoxville, Tennessee.