Shelby Harris (born August 11, 1991) is an American football defensive end for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the seventh round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He played college football at Illinois State.

Professional career

Oakland Raiders

Harris was selected by the Oakland Raiders in the seventh round of the 2014 NFL Draft with the 235th overall pick. On May 20, 2014, he signed his contract with the Raiders. On September 18, 2014, Harris was waived. On September 20, 2014, he was signed to the Raiders' practice squad. On December 24, 2014, he was elevated to the active roster. On September 5, 2015, he was waived. On September 9, 2015, Harris was re-signed to the practice squad. On October 24, 2015, he was elevated to the active roster. On October 31, 2015, he was waived again. On November 3, 2015, Harris was re-signed to the practice squad. On November 19, 2015, he was elevated to the active roster again. On May 16, 2016, Harris was released by the Raiders.

New York Jets

On June 1, 2016, Harris was signed by the Jets. On August 28, 2016, he was waived by the Jets.[4]

Dallas Cowboys

On December 22, 2016, Harris was signed to the Cowboys' practice squad.[5] He was released on January 10, 2017.[6]

Denver Broncos

On January 25, 2017, Harris signed a reserve/future contract with the Broncos.[7] On September 11, 2017 on Monday Night Football Harris saved the game for the Broncos with a late-game block of a field goal by Los Angeles Chargers rookie Younghoe Koo.[8]