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Cowboys DB Coach Al Harris Joining Packers Hall of Fame

, now working as the Coach for the , was once a for Green Bay. Harris will be recognized for his playing career later this year when he joins the over 160 members of the Packers .

Harris, along with the great Charles Woodson, were supposed to be inducted last year but had their ceremony postponed due to .

Harris and Woodson will become the 163rd and 164th members of the Hall of Fame. Given the rich of the organization and multiple eras of success, it's no surprise that the membership roster is a long one.

The peak of Harris' career came in 2007-2008 when he was named to two Pro Bowls and was a 2nd-Team All Pro for the 2007 season. These accomplishments came during the early years of 's head tenure with Green Bay.

After retiring in 2012 and moving into coaching, Harris spent many years as an assistant for Kansas City. He joined McCarthy in Dallas last year as an in the and has returned for that role in 2021.

Al Harris is a great NFL success story; a former 6th-round pick who had a 15-year playing career and now close to a decade of coaching. Hopefully he helps , , and other young defensive backs for the Cowboys enjoy the same and even greater accomplishments.

Jess Haynie
Jess Haynie
Cowboys fan since 1992, blogger since 2011. Bringing you the objectivity of an outside perspective with the passion of a die-hard fan. I love to talk to my readers, so please comment on any article and I'll be sure to respond!

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