Najee Harris : Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Contract, Salary, Education and Children

Najee Harris is an American football running back for the Pittsburgh Steelers know all about him in this article as like his Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Contract, Salary, Education and Children

Najee Harris : Family, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Contract, Salary, Education  and Children
Najee Harris
  Bio
Name Najee Jerome Harris
Birthdate ( Age) 9 March 1998
Place of Birth Martinez, California, USA
Nationality American
Marital Status  Not Married
Spouse/Partner Not Known
Children Not Yet
Parents Curt Harris , Tianna Harris
Education Antioch high school , University of Alabama
Profession American football running back
Net Worth $ 2 Million
Last Update October 2021

Najee Harris is an American football running back for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Alabama and was drafted by the Steelers in the first round of the 2021 NFL Draft.

Najee Harris with Mother

Najee Harris with Mother

As a freshman, Harris played in all 14 games but had limited carries as players like Damien Harris, Bo Scarbrough, and Josh Jacobs handled the main workload.

Early Life and Family

Harris is from the San Francisco Bay Area. One of five children of a single mother, he grew up in several troubled neighborhoods, including time in a homeless shelter when he was in middle school before the family moved to Antioch.

Harris graduated from the University of Alabama with a degree in Consumer Services in 2020. During his last college football season, Harris began celebrating touchdowns by striking the iconic World Cup pose of Megan Rapinoe.

Najee Harris Wife, Is Najee Harris Married

Najee Harris is not Married Yet and there is any information is available on social media about his relationship and dating status.Currently, he is not known to be dating anyone and is single. Currently he is more focused on building his career.

Najee Harris Net Worth

Najee Harris is an American football running back for the Pittsburgh Steelers has an estimated Net Worth around $2 Million in 2021.

Najee Harris Contract and Salary

Najee Harris signed a 4 year, $13.1 Million contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers and his average annual salary of $3,261,862.

Professional Career

As a freshman, Harris played in all 14 games but had limited carries as players like Damien Harris, Bo Scarbrough, and Josh Jacobs handled the main workload. Harris finished the season with 370 yards on 61 carries averaging 6.1 yards per carry. He also scored three rushing touchdowns.

With Damien Harris and Josh Jacobs off to the NFL, Harris became the starting running back for Alabama Crimson Tide.During this season, Harris had 1,224 yards and 13 touchdowns while catching 27 passes for 304 yards and 7 touchdowns. Despite speculation that he would declare for the 2020 NFL Draft, Harris announced that he would return to Alabama for his senior year.

In 2020, Harris was the starting running back for the Alabama Crimson Tide. Against the Missouri Tigers, Harris had 17 attempts for 98 yards and 3 touchdowns. Against the Georgia Bulldogs he ran for 31 attempts with 152 yards, 1 touchdown and 4.9 yards on average.

Harris was selected 24th overall in the 2021 NFL Draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers.He was the first running back selected. On May 25, 2021, Harris signed his rookie contract with the Steelers, worth $13.1 million including a $6.9 million signing bonus over 4 years.

On September 26 against the Cincinnati Bengals, Harris recorded 142 all purpose yards, including 14 catches in 19 targets. This tied the NFL record for most catches in a game for a rookie running back, and were the second-highest amount of targets for a running back since 1992 (when the data was first tracked).

On October 10 against the Denver Broncos, Harris recorded 122 yards on 23 carries and a rushing touchdown in the 27-19 win. It marked his first game rushing over 100 yards. He became the first Steelers' rookie to score a rushing touchdown and record 100 yards rushing on his first five games, since Franco Harris in 1972.