Demetrius Harris
Demetrius Harris
29-Year-Old Tight EndTE
Chicago Bears
2020 Fantasy Outlook
Harris enters his seventh NFL season with five of those campaigns being spent in a Chiefs uniform, where he averaged 16 receptions, 179 yards and two TDs during the 2016-2018 seasons. He followed that up by posting 15-149-3 with the Browns, and now he'll slot in at third on the Bears' depth chart behind Jimmy Graham and Cole Kmet. Based on his career to date, he'll likely be little more than a TD-dependent streaming option should he have to replace Graham or Kmet in the lineup. Read Past Outlooks
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$Signed a one-year, $1.7 million contract with the Bears in February of 2020.
All clear for regular-season finale
TEChicago Bears
January 3, 2021
Harris (foot) is active for Sunday's game against the Packers.
ANALYSIS
Harris was unavailable Week 16 as the Bears got a win in Jacksonville, but he provided a pair of limited practices Thursday and Friday of this week to follow up a full session Wednesday. The 29-year-old has officially received the green light for Chicago's regular-season finale, meaning he'll stay with just one game absence on the year. He enters the divisional tilt against Green Bay with seven catches for 45 yards over 14 appearances this season.
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How do Demetrius Harris' 2020 advanced stats compare to other tight ends?
This section compares his advanced stats with players at the same position. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that metric and it would be considered average. The longer the bar, the better it is for the player.
  • Air Yards Per Game
    The number of air yards he is averaging per game. Air yards measure how far the ball was thrown downfield for both complete and incomplete passes. Air yards are recorded as a negative value when the pass is targeted behind the line of scrimmage. All air yards data is from Sports Info Solutions and does not include throwaways as targeted passes.
  • Air Yards Per Snap
    The number of air yards he is averaging per offensive snap.
  • % Team Air Yards
    The percentage of the team's total air yards he accounts for.
  • % Team Targets
    The percentage of the team's total targets he accounts for.
  • Avg Depth of Target
    Also known as aDOT, this stat measures the average distance down field he is being targeted at.
  • Catch Rate
    The number of catches made divided by the number of times he was targeted by the quarterback.
  • Drop Rate
    The number of passes he dropped divided by the number of times he was targeted by the quarterback.
  • Avg Yds After Catch
    The number of yards he gains after the catch on his receptions.
Air Yards Per Game
5.9
 
Air Yards Per Snap
0.41
 
% Team Air Yards
1.9%
 
% Team Targets
2.4%
 
Avg Depth of Target
6.4 Yds
 
Catch Rate
50.0%
 
Drop Rate
14.3%
 
Avg Yds After Catch
3.7
 
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#% of Team Snaps

64958%
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How often does Demetrius Harris run a route when on the field for a pass play?
This data will let you see how Demetrius Harris and the other tight ends for the Bears are being used. Some tight ends may have a lot of snaps, but they're not that useful for fantasy purposes because they're not actually running routes. This data will help you see when this is the case.
Demetrius Harris
72 routes   14 targets
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67%
382 routes   76 targets
88%
245 routes   44 targets
78%
10 routes   1 target
38%
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Past Fantasy Outlooks
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Harris signed with the Browns as a free agent this offseason, and he figures to be the primary backup to David Njoku. Harris, who is mostly known for his blocking skills, is a five-year veteran with 57 receptions in his career. The 27-year-old scored a career-high three touchdowns in 2018, and if he works his way into meaningful snaps, could end up a second-tier red-zone target for Baker Mayfield.
The most established tight end option on the roster behind Travis Kelce, Harris enters his contract year looking to build off a career-best season in 2017, in which he notched 18 catches and 224 receiving yards while matching the one TD he recorded in each of the two prior seasons. Still, the Chiefs don't appear content to hand him the job. A season ago, the club brought in Gavin Escobar to challenge him during training camp, but the Chiefs ultimately let Escobar walk following training camp. This time around, Jace Amaro and Tim Wright will receive their respective chances at a spot. Harris holds the upper hand for a 53-man roster spot and is the only one of the three familiar with Andy Reid's playbook entering camp, but his season debut will be delayed one game due to a violation of the league's substance abuse policy.
Harris has hung around with the Chiefs in each of the last three seasons, making his biggest impact in 2016 with 17 catches on 31 targets for 123 yards and a touchdown. However, the team's offseason addition of Gavin Escobar increases the competition level for reps and an offseason arrest clouds his availability early in the season. Either way, he shouldn't be expected to make a large impact barring an injury to starter Travis Kelce.
Despite seeing the field in all 16 games last season, Harris snagged just seven passes on 12 targets for 74 yards and a touchdown. He will likely compete with James O'Shaughnessy once again for snaps in 2016, but the third-year tight end is unlikely to see a meaningful amount of action unless Travis Kelce gets injured for an extended period.
Heading into the 2014 season, Harris found himself third on the Chiefs’ tight end depth chart behind Anthony Fasano and Travis Kelce. With the employment of multiple tight end sets, however, he stood just one injury away from seeing a fair amount of snaps. Unfortunately, it was he who suffered a season-ending foot fracture prior to Week 10. Following the season, the Chiefs decided against renewing Fasano’s contract, leaving Kelce atop the depth chart and Harris likely second-in-command. Given the Chiefs’ propensity to use multiple tight ends, the second-year tight end could be in line for an increased workload in 2015, but he’ll need to beat out the likes of Richard Gordon and fifth-round pick James O’Shaughnessy to ensure snaps.
A former basketball player, the 6-foot-7 tight end will enter camp competing for a spot on the Chiefs’ roster, on heels of a strong showing in OTAs and minicamp.
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Questionable Week 17
TEChicago Bears
Foot
January 1, 2021
Harris (foot) is questionable for Sunday's game against the Packers.
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Returns to full practice
TEChicago Bears
December 30, 2020
Harris (foot) was a full participant in practice Wednesday, suggesting he's over the injury that sidelined him for last week's win over the Jaguars.
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Can't go against Jaguars
TEChicago Bears
Ankle
December 26, 2020
Harris (ankle) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Jaguars, Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune reports.
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Doubtful for Week 16
TEChicago Bears
Ankle
December 25, 2020
Harris (ankle) is listed as doubtful for Sunday's game against the Jaguars, Larry Mayer of the Bears' official site reports.
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Dealing with ankle injury
TEChicago Bears
Ankle
December 20, 2020
Harris is questionable to return to Sunday's game against the Vikings due to an ankle injury, Patrick Finley of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
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