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This is a 2019 photo of Harris Chris of the Los Angeles Chargers NFL football team. This image reflects the Los Angeles Chargers active roster as of Monday, June 10, 2019 when this image was taken. (AP Photo)

Chris Harris

Assistant Defensive Backs

College: Louisiana–Monroe

Experience: 14 years


Former NFL safety Chris Harris joined the Chargers in 2016 as assistant secondary coach. In his third season with the organization, Harris helped develop 2018 first-round pick Derwin James into an All-Pro selection and a Pro Bowl starter at safety in his first season. James became the first rookie In Chargers history to record 100 or more tackles. On top of the rise of the rookie, second year defensive back Desmond King earned second-team All-Pro accolades on the strength of three interceptions, including a pick-six. Six of the top seven tacklers for the Chargers in 2018 came from the defensive backfield.