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Claude Harriott

Claude Harriott
Harriot while with the Toronto Argonauts in 2009.
No. 93
Defensive End
Personal information
Date of birth: (1981-04-08) April 8, 1981
Place of birth: West Moreland, Jamaica
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 260 lb (118 kg)
Career information
High school: Belle Glade (FL) Glades Central
College: Pittsburgh
NFL Draft: 2004 / Round: 5 / Pick: 147
Debuted in 2006 for the Amsterdam Admirals
Career history
*Preseason and/or practice squad only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Stats at NFL.com

Claude Harriott (born April 8, 1981 in Westmoreland, Jamaica) is an American football defensive end.

Contents

  • Early years 1
  • Professional career 2
    • Omaha Nighthawks 2.1
  • References 3
  • External links 4

Early years

Harriott played high school football at Glades Central Community High School in Belle Glade, Florida. He played college football at Pittsburgh.

Professional career

Harriott began his professional career in the National Football League by being drafted by the Chicago Bears in the fifth round of the 2004 NFL Draft. He did not make the roster, being released in the final cut.

In January 2005, he signed with the New York Giants but was released that April.

In 2006, Harriott signed with the Detroit Lions and was allocated to the Amsterdam Admirals of NFL Europa. He appeared in World Bowl XIV. Returning to Detroit, he attended training camp but again was released in the final cut. He was signed to the active roster in December but did not play.

Being released by the Lions in September 2007, he signed to the practice squad of the Kansas City Chiefs where he remained until December. He then resigned with Detroit.

In 2008, he attended training camp with the Lions but was again released in the final cut.

On September 15, 2008, Harriott signed a practice roster agreement with the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League and joined the active roster on September 20. His performance in the seven final games of the season with 20 defensive tackles, 2 sacks, 1 forced fumble, 3 tackles for a loss, and 1 pass knockdown impressed the Argos enough to extend his contract through the 2010 CFL season. On May 27, 2010, the Argonauts released him, stating his knee injury as the primary reason.[1][2]

Omaha Nighthawks

Harriott was signed by the Omaha Nighthawks on June 10, 2011.

References

  1. ^ "Argonauts re-sign DE Claude Harriott through 2010". TSN.ca. 2008-12-16. Retrieved 2008-12-17. 
  2. ^ Zicarelli, Frank (2009-06-21). "Harriott at home with Argos". Toronto Sun. Retrieved 2009-06-21. 

External links

  • Just Sports Stats
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