Najee Harris RUMORS & NEWS

Najee Harris

Position Running Back
Height 6'2"
Weight 230 lbs
Birthplace Antioch, California
Current Team Alabama
  • Steelers Put Cart Before the Horse in Taking Najee Harris in First Round

    Bleacher Report "There was no question that among the Steelers' biggest priorities in the 2021 offseason was upgrading the worst ground game in the NFL a year ago. Pittsburgh general manager Kevin Colbert was aggressive in trying to accomplish that in last week's draft, adding the top..." May 06

  • The reason behind Steelers running back Najee Harris’ move that often leaves defenders embarrassed

    Clutch Points "Najee Harris was the 24th pick in the first round by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 2021 NFL Draft. The former Alabama running back is a noted power back and one of the more accomplished at the position in recent memory and was almost certain to be a first-round pick for months before..." May 02

  • Steelers Pick Najee Harris Hosted Draft Party At Homeless Shelter Where He Used To Live

    Daily Snark "While a bunch of first round picks where on site and in the building Thursday night for the opening round of the 2021 NFL Draft, Najee Harris was at a homeless shelter, and the meaning behind the move makes it hard not to root for this guy moving forward. The former Alabama star RB..." April 30

  • Franco Harris isn't worried about boos in Cleveland, wants Steelers to take Najee Harris 24th

    CBS Sports "Nearly 50 years ago, Franco Harris capped off a memorable rookie season with the "Immaculate Reception," which resulted in the Steelers' first playoff victory. On Friday night, Harris will join several other vaccinated NFL legends in Cleveland to announce one of his..." April 28

  • 2021 NFL Draft first-round locks: A look at 27 prospects sure to hear their names called on Day 1

    CBS Sports "The consensus among teams I have chatted with is that there are around 16 players who are definitely worthy of a first-round grade in this draft. As we all know, 32 will be selected Thursday night. The exact list of those 15-17 players varies by the team, in order and constitution,..." April 28

  • It's Hard to Justify Drafting Najee Harris or Travis Etienne in the First Round

    Bleacher Report "Despite a continued deemphasis on the importance of the position, at least one running back has been selected in the first round of every NFL draft since 2014. But at DraftKings, the over/under for the number of backs who will go off the board in Round 1 next week is..." April 23

  • Steelers’ top target in 2021 NFL Draft, revealed

    Clutch Points "The Pittsburgh Steelers just saw James Conner walk to the Arizona Cardinals in free agency, and now they apparently plan to replace him with one of their top picks in the 2021 NFL Draft. The Steelers hold the 24th pick in this draft. It looks like that..." April 18

  • Chris Simms Is At it Again, Ranking Najee Harris Way Too Low in Draft

    The Big Lead "Heads up to all the Najee Harris truthers out there. Your No. 1 enemy has revealed himself. To no one's surprise, that man is noted antagonist Chris Simms. Simms, the man who currently has Zach Wilson ranked over Trevor Lawrence, ranked Harris No. 4 in his NFL Draft running..." April 15

  • Alabama’s Devonta Smith, Najee Harris Pass Medical Checks

    Bleacher Report "Two of Alabama's top prospects in the 2021 NFL draft reportedly received positive news during a recent medical evaluation.  Per NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, Najee Harris' ankle that he twisted in the College Football Playoff Championship Game "checked..." April 14

  • Najee Harris thought 49ers might pick him before trade

    NBC Sports Bay Area "  Najee Harris was having so much communication with the 49ers over a period of time, he envisioned a realistic scenario in which he would be returning to the Bay Area to play football. The interaction he had with the 49ers is no big surprise, considering the..." April 07

  • Alabama RB Najee Harris to participate in position drills, run routes at pro day "Najee Harris is out to prove he's worthy of being a first-round pick. The Alabama running back will work out for scouts at the university's second pro day on Tuesday, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported, per a source informed of the plan. Harris won't run..." March 30

  • Najee Harris Drove 9 Hours to Alabama Pro Day After Flight Was Canceled

    Bleacher Report "Nobody can question Najee Harris' desire to attend Alabama's pro day Tuesday ahead of the 2021 NFL draft. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Harris was originally supposed to fly from Dallas to Birmingham, Alabama, on on Monday night. However, inclement weather..." March 23

  • Tua Tagovailoa hopes Dolphins draft Najee Harris

    Sun Sentinel "Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa made some bold statements when speaking about his former backup at Alabama, Mac Jones, over the weekend. “I would say he’s a sly kind of athletic person,” Tagovailoa said on the Yahoo Sports podcast. “He’s a..." March 01

  • Najee Harris goes viral for massive leg muscles at Senior Bowl

    Larry Brown Sports "Najee Harris is widely considered to be the best running back prospect in the upcoming NFL Draft. If his leg muscles are any indication, the Alabama star is more than ready to live up to the hype. Harris went viral at the Senior Bowl this week when photographers captured photos that..." February 03

  • Derrick Henry thinks Najee Harris, Travis Etienne should go in first round "Fresh off becoming just the eighth player in NFL history to rush for 2,000-plus yards, Derrick Henry believes his position deserves more respect. As such, the bruising rusher sees two potential first-round running backs in the 2021 draft: fellow Alabama product Najee Harris..." February 02

  • Najee Harris receiving strong interest from two AFC teams

    Sportsnaut "NFL Draft rumors are already buzzing about Alabama Crimson Tide running back Najee Harris, who starred this past season on the way to becoming a national championship. With the bruising all-purpose back already making a strong impression at the Senior Bowl, it seems plenty of NFL teams are..." January 28

  • Should the Bills consider RBs Travis Etienne or Najee Harris at pick 30?

    Buffalo Rumblings "As the playoffs have come to an end for the Buffalo Bills, here at Breaking Buffalo Rumblings it’s time to jump feet first into the offseason. A question that popped up earlier this week was around the possibility of the Bills drafting a running back in the first..." January 27

  • Najee Harris ignores agents’ advice to not practice at the Senior Bowl

    Yahoo! Sports "As more and more college football players make business decisions about the pre-draft process, one top prospect has decided to throw caution, and perhaps cash, to the wind. Bucky Brooks of NFL Media says, via Joe Schad of the Palm Beach Post, that former Alabama running back..." January 27

  • Dolphins RB coach works on-field with Najee Harris

    USA Today "The Miami Dolphins’ golden ticket for the 2021 NFL Draft is already paying dividends. Miami’s coaches took the field yesterday from Mobile, Alabama to partake in the first of three days of coaching for this year’s Senior Bowl event. And, for one prospect in particular, the..." January 27


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