The 6-2, 267-pound Lockhart was a starting defensive end for the Claymores this season. He had 25 tackles (19 solo), six sacks, a forced fumble and 10 passes defensed. In 2002, Lockhart had 18 tackles (14 solo), 3 forced fumbles and 2 passes defensed.
Lockhart was originally signed as a rookie free agent by the Jaguars on April 26, 2001. He was waived by Jacksonville on Aug. 29, 2001. Lockhart was signed by New England on Feb. 5, 2002 and allocated to the Claymores. The Patriots waived him on Aug. 30, 2002. Lockhart was drafted by the Claymores in the NFL Europe free agent draft on Feb. 5, 2003.
Harris was originally signed by the Giants on May 10, 2002. He was waived/injured on Aug. 26, 2002 and re-signed by the Giants on Jan. 27, 2003.
With the Rhein Fire this spring, Harris had 23 tackles (18 solo), 1.5 sacks, 5 passes defensed and a forced fumble.
The Giants also announced that Executive Vice President John Mara has added the title of chief operating officer. General Manager Ernie Accorsi has been named senior vice president.