Damon Harrison - Bio, Net Worth, Trade, Transfer, Contract, Nickname, Affairs, Wife, Current Team, Nationality, Age, Height, Facts, Wiki, NFL, Snacks
A very famous American football defensive tackle who plays for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League is named as Damon Paul Harrison. He plays by wearing the shirt number of 98. His playing position is Defensive Tackle. He started playing football from his college time and was signed by the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent in the year 2012. He was also named as the team captain and was selected as Lake Charles Boston's Offensive MVP and Defensive MVP along with being selected as the Lake Charles Boston's Offensive Lineman of the Year. Damon Harrison got his nickname “Snacks” from a locker room experience.
Gossips and Rumors
Damon Harrison is no longer a member of the New York Giants after being traded to the Detroit Lions on Wednesday, but he leaves the great state of New Jersey with one final message about his tenure with the franchise. "Goodbye New Jersey...I gave everything I had. Y’all be good," Harrison Tweeted. He also provided a more lengthy goodbye to the Giants organization, his teammates past and present, and everyone who shared his experience. The Cap Implications Of The Giants' Damon Harrison Trade With Detroit. The New York Giants' fire sale continued this week as less than 24 hours after trading away cornerback Eli Apple to the Saints, they have reportedly traded defensive tackle Damon Harrison to the Detroit Lions for one of their fifth-round drafts picks in 2019 which was first with the pending transaction.
- For leading the league in run-stop percentage between the years of 2013 and 2016.
Early Life of Damon
On 29th November 1988, Damon was born in New Iberia, Louisiana with the birth name of Damon Paul Harrison. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius. His nationality is American. He has not revealed more information about his parents except the fact that his mom’s name is Brunella Harrison. She is a woman he loves so much and for whom he bought a car.
Moving towards his education, he attended Lake Charles-Boston High School and later he graduated from William Penn College. There, he began his athletic career by playing both basketball and football and engaging in track events as an extracurricular activity aside his basic attention which was his education. Previously, he enrolled at Northwest Mississippi Community College but dropped out after the first semester.
Body Features of Damon
Damon has got a very sexy body. He has a tall height of 6 ft 3 in or 1.91 m with the balanced weight of 161 Kg (355 lbs). With his glowing face and charming smile, he attracts a lot of followers towards him. Other body measurements about him will be updated soon.
Career of Damon
- Damon started his career from his college at William Penn where he finished fifth on the team in tackles.
- He was voted second-team all-conference as a sophomore and junior.
- In his senior season, he was recognized as NAIA All-American and first-team all-conference after posting 3.5 sacks and 8.5 tackles for losses among his team-high 60 tackles.
- Altogether he played 44 games in his college.
- Harrison went undrafted in the 2012 NFL Draft and later he was signed by the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent on 29th April 2012.
- He appeared in 5 games in 2012 but did not record a single stat in the year 2012.
- He was also named as the starting defensive tackle for the 2013 season.
- He also recorded his first career sack when he brought down New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady on 20th October 2013 and played 16 games in his 2013 season.
- Later, on 9th March 2016, he signed with the New York Giants to a 5-year contract worth $9.25 million per year with $24 million guaranteed and $30 million over the first three years.
- He was also ranked 96th on the NFL Top 100 Players of 2017.
- After played for New York Giants, on 24th October 2018, Harrison was traded to the Detroit Lions for a 2019 fifth-round draft pick.
Affairs of Damon
Damon is a married man. He married to Alexis, his long-time friend in the year 2016 of July month. The couple is also blessed with four children: a son, Damon Jr, and three daughters. The couple is living a happy and romantic life with their children. The couple is also spotted in many places and they are enjoying their life fully.
Net worth of Damon
New York Giants DT Damon Harrison has career earnings of $33.85M over seven seasons, which ranks 334th among active NFL players entering 2018. He earned $10.6M in 2017, which ranked 6th among DTs and 66th overall in the NFL. He is earning a good amount of money from his career. His exact salary has not revealed yet and will be updated soon. There is no doubt in the mind of his followers that he is earning a considerable salary fom his career. He is satisfied with his earning.
Trivias About Damon Harrison You Need To Know.
- Damon played alongside Alex Tanney, Davis Webb, and Eli Manning on the New York Giants during their 2017 season.
- He was listed on the NFL's Top 100 Players list in 2017.
- He was also selected as Lake Charles Boston's Offensive MVP and Defensive MVP in 2017 season.
- He was signed by the New York Jets as a free agent in April of 2012.