2009 NFL Draft Confidential: Nic Harris

Scout.com Senior NFL Analyst Ed Thompson checked in with Sooners safety Nic Harris, who is back in Norman, Oklahama for his upcoming Pro Day. Find out which NFL teams have recently been talking to the talented defensive back in this exclusive NFL Draft feature.

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Harris told Scout.com that he had formal interviews with the Cleveland Browns, Atlanta Falcons, New England Patriots, Oakland Raiders, Philadelphia Eagles, San Diego Chargers and St. Louis Rams during the NFL Combine. At his Pro Day this week on March 10, he plans to run the 40-yard dash and participate in position drills.

What He Recently Told Scout.com
"What I want to show during Pro Day is that my 40 at the Combine was not reflective of how I play, so I want to improve in that area. And I want to show through the position drills that I can play wherever a team wants to put me on the field.

"It feels pretty good to be back in Norman. I've been getting a warm welcome and I'm ready to go to work."

2008 Stats
75 tackles, three tackles for loss, one sack, six passes broken up, three forced fumbles, one fumble recovery. 

The Player
Made his mark as a safety in college, but he has the size to play linebacker as well at the next level ... confident player with good leadership skills ... consistent performer with a strong work ethic ... displays good field intelligence and instincts ... reliable tackler, even in open space ... First Team All-Big 12 for the past two years.

Read more about him through the links on his Scout.com profile page.

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