A third-year player for 2015, former college free agent has logged 12 games for Bengals from ’12-14, and has played in two postseason games ... Played four games in ’14, seeing action on special teams ... Played six games in ’13 ... After spending the majority of ’12 on Bengals practice squad, gained late roster spot, playing in two regular-season games and Wild Card playoff.
Career transactions: Signed with Cincinnati as college free agent on 7-26-12 ... Waived by Bengals on 8-31-12 ... Signed to Bengals practice squad on 9-1-12 ... Signed to Bengals roster on 9-29-12 ... Waived by Bengals on 10-2-12 ... Signed to Bengals practice squad on 10-4-12 ... Signed to Bengals roster on 12-28-12 ... Waived by Bengals on 8-31-13 ... Signed to Bengals practice squad on 9-1-13 ... Signed to Bengals roster on 9-21-13 ... Waived by Bengals on 11-16-13 ... Signed to Bengals practice squad on 11-19-13 ... Signed to Bengals roster on 12-12-13.
2014 recap: Played in Games 8, 10, 14 and 16, and had one special teams tackle ... Active-DNP for Game 9 ... Inactive (coaches’ decision) for Games 3-7, 11-13 and 15, and for Wild Card playoff ... One special teams tackle on Dec. 14 at Cleveland ... Played in all four preseason games, with a start
Aug. 28 vs. Indianapolis ... Suspended by NFL for Games 1-2 of regular season (Substance Abuse policy) ... Activated to roster on Sept. 17.
Previous seasons: 2012—College free agent signee played in two regular-season games, and was on practice squad for the other 14 contests ...
Made NFL debut on Sept. 30 at Jacksonville (no statistics) ... One tackle on Dec. 30 vs. Baltimore ... Played in Wild Card playoff on 1-5-13 at Houston (no statistics). 2013—Played in Games 3-5 and 14-16 on special teams, and had four special teams tackles ... Inactive for Games 6-10 ... On practice squad for Games 1-2 and 11-13 ... Two special teams tackles Oct. 6 vs. New England, tied for team lead.
College: Played four seasons at Tennessee-Chattanooga (2008-11) posting 183 tackles, five INTs, 23 passes defensed, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries ... Was redshirted in ’07 ... Played in 44 career games (38 starts) ... Was second-team All-Southern Conference as senior, logging career-best 59 tackles with one INT and a forced fumble ... Played both CB and S during career.Personal:Hometown is Smyrna, Ga. ... Attended Campbell High School, where he was named first-team All-State by Associated Press in Georgia’s Class 5A ... Also played WR in high school, and competed in track and field ... Earned degree from Tennessee-Chattanooga in Business and Entrepreneurship in fall of 2011 ... Member of Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity.
NOTE ABOUT NFL EXPERIENCE: Lewis-Harris did not earn an accrued year of experience toward NFL free agency in 2012 because he was not on a 53-player roster, a Reserve/Injured list or a Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform list for the required minimum of six games that season.