ALAMEDA, Calif. – The Oakland Raiders have signed DE Shelby Harris to the active roster from the practice squad, the club announced Saturday.
Harris was originally drafted by the Raiders in the seventh round (235th overall) of the 2014 NFL Draft. Last season, he played in one game for Oakland, recording two tackles (one solo). He spent most of the year on the team's practice squad. The 6-foot-2, 290-pounder played in 33 games at Illinois State over three years, posting 173 tackles, 14 sacks, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and four passes defensed.
In a corresponding move, the Raiders have waived S Tevin McDonald.