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Bears' Dwayne Harris: Shifts to IR
The Bears placed Harris (triceps) on injured reserve Thursday, Larry Mayer of the team's official site reports.
Harris suffered what the Bears believe to be a torn triceps during Monday's loss to the Vikings, but the full severity of his issue hasn't yet been officially confirmed. The team has already claimed a replacement return specialist off waivers in DeAndre Carter.... See More ... See Less
Bears' Dwayne Harris: Potentially serious injury
The Bears fear Harris tore his triceps during Monday's loss to the Vikings, Kevin Fishbain of The Athletic reports.
The Bears expect this to be the diagnosis, and they're running further tests to confirm it. Harris has functioned as a punt-return specialist for three games, and he was impressive at the position with 8.1 yards per return. If he's ruled out for the season, expect Darnell Mooney and Anthony Miller to step into the returner role.... See More ... See Less
Bears' Dwayne Harris: Questionable to return
Harris is questionable to return to Monday's game against the Vikings due to a triceps injury, Adam Hoge of NBC Sports Chicago reports.
It's unclear as to when Harris suffered the injury. He turned the ball over on a muffed punt in the third quarter and wasn't on the field for the next opportunity.... See More ... See Less
Bears' Dwayne Harris: Promoted to active roster
The Bears signed Harris to the active roster Saturday, Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune reports.
Harris was elevated from the practice squad last week and served strictly on special teams, totaling 17 yards on three punt returns. He's signed a contract as an honest member of the 53-man roster now, signaling some security for the 33-year-old return specialist.... See More ... See Less
Dwayne Harris: Heads back to practice squad
Harris reverted to the Bears' practice squad Monday, per the NFL's official transaction log.
The former Cowboys special-teams ace was active for his first career appearance as a Bear on Sunday, collecting 17 yards on three punt-return attempts along with one tackle on punt coverage. He'll be stored on the practice squad for now, though he could be called on as soon as Sunday for a matchup against the Titans.... See More ... See Less
Bears' Dwayne Harris: Elevates from practice roster
The Bears elevated Harris to the active roster Saturday.
Harris joined the practice squad Tuesday and will make his Bears debut Sunday versus the Saints. The 33-year-old likely won't impact the offense much, but he'll have a chance to prove his punt-returning skills for a chance at another NFL contract.... See More ... See Less
Dwayne Harris: Joins Chicago's practice squad
Harris signed to the Bears' practice squad Tuesday.
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 role if promoted to the active roster.... See More ... See Less
Dwayne Harris: Cut from practice squad
The Texans cut Harris from the practice squad Monday.
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.... See More ... See Less
Dwayne Harris: Signs in Houston
The Texans signed Harris to the practice squad Monday, Jeremy Fowler of ESPN.com reports.
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.... See More ... See Less
Dwayne Harris: Works out for Ravens
Baltimore hosted Harris (ankle/foot) for a tryout Tuesday, Albert Breer of TheMMQB.com reports.
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.... See More ... See Less
Raiders' Dwayne Harris: Inactive Week 11
Harris (foot) is inactive for Sunday's Week 11 tilt against the Bengals.
The veteran receiver/returner had downgraded to non-participant in practice by Friday, so this development isn't too much of a surprise. Trevor Davis should slot into Harris' secondary receiver and primary returner roles in the latter's absence.... See More ... See Less
Raiders' Dwayne Harris: Moves to injured reserve
Harris (ankle/foot) was placed on injured reserve Monday, Vic Tafur of The Athletic reports.
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.... See More ... See Less
Raiders' Dwayne Harris: Carries questionable tag
Harris (foot) is questionable for Sunday's game against the Bengals.
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.... See More ... See Less
Raiders' Dwayne Harris: Listed as limited participant
Harris (foot) was a limited participant in Thursday's practice, Paul Gutierrez of ESPN.com reports.
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.... See More ... See Less
Raiders' Dwayne Harris: Slated to return Sunday
Harris (foot) was a full participant in Wednesday's practice, Paul Gutierrez of ESPN.com reports.
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.... See More ... See Less
Raiders' Dwayne Harris: Sitting out TNF
Harris (foot) is inactive for Thursday's matchup against the Chargers.
Harris will miss his sixth game of the season, but it's a positive sign for his Week 11 status that he was able to practice in a limited fashion all week. Trevor Davis will be tapped as the Raiders' main kick and punt returner.... See More ... See Less
Raiders' Dwayne Harris: Carries questionable tag
Harris (foot) is listed as questionable for Thursday's matchup against the Chargers.
It's a positive sign that Harris practiced all week, albeit in a limited fashion, so he's likely a game-time decision. If he's unable to shake this injury in time, Trevor Davis figures to field punts and kicks, but there are no major offensive implications if Harris sits.... See More ... See Less
Raiders' Dwayne Harris: Returns to limited participation
Harris (foot) returned to practice in limited fashion Tuesday, Vic Tafur of The Athletic reports.
A foot injury forced Harris to miss his fifth contest of the season as the Raiders defeated Detroit in Week 9, but Harris already returned to practice as a limited participant Tuesday. A Thursday matchup against the Chargers awaits in Week 10, however, so Harris' status is still uncertain at this point. Trevor Davis would be in line to handle kick and punt return duties if Harris were to miss another game.... See More ... See Less
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