Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 8/12/13
After missing virtually all the offseason and the first 2 1/2 weeks of training camp because of a knee injury, Green Bay Packers running back DuJuan Harris passed his physical and took part in his first practice Monday. Despite the offseason addition of second-round pick Eddie Lacy and fourth-round pick Johnathan Franklin, coach Mike McCarthy still had Harris atop his running back depth chart, even before he practiced. McCarthy said Harris' status was based on what he did last season. After being promoted to the 53-man roster on Dec. 1, Harris carried 34 times for 157 yards and two touchdowns in the regular season, then added 28 carries for 100 yards and two more TDs in the playoffs. He also caught two passes for 17 yards in the regular season and seven passes for 64 yards in the playoffs. ''DuJuan Harris, the way we finished the season I would classify him as a starter on our football team,'' McCarthy said. ''That doesn't mean he goes out and plays every down. (But) I have that ...
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