July 26, 2014

Harris works out with Packers (AUDIO)

Running back DuJuan Harris passed his physical on Monday and joined his Green

DuJuan Harris

DuJuan Harris

Bay Packers teammates on the practice field.

Harris missed most of the offseason and the first 2 1/2 weeks of Training Camp with a knee injury.

Harris joins a crowed backfield that includes draft picks Eddie Lacy and Johnathan Franklin, along with veterans James Starks and Alex Green.

Mike McCarthy made no bones about the fact that he’s a big fan of Harris.

AUDIO: Mike McCarthy on Harris :22

Harris went undrafted and was let go after looks by Jacksonville and Pittsburgh.  But he found a home in Green Bay.  Harris said not being drafted puts a bit of a chip on your shoulder, but there’s more to it.

AUDIO: DuJuan Harris on going undrafted :19

The Packers are starting Harris slowly in his return to action.  It’s not known if he’ll play against the Rams on Saturday night.