|No. 96 – Kansas City Chiefs|
|Born:||December 30, 1995|
Buffalo, New York
|Height:||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Weight:||272 lb (123 kg)|
|High school:||Bishop Timon - St. Jude High School|
|* Offseason and/or practice squad member only|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Career NFL statistics as of Week 1, 2020|
|Player stats at NFL.com|
Demone Harris (born December 30, 1995) is an American football defensive end for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League (NFL). Harris played college football at Buffalo.
Harris attended Bishop Timon - St. Jude High School in Buffalo where he focused on basketball and did not play football until his junior year. Harris attended the University at Buffalo where he walked on to the football team and redshirted as a freshman. As a redshirt junior in 2017, he was nominated for the Burlsworth Trophy and named to the All-Mid-American Conference Second Team.
Harris was signed by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as an undrafted free agent on April 30, 2018. He was waived on September 1 and was signed to the practice squad the next day. He was promoted to the active roster on October 10 and made his NFL debut on October 14, playing four special teams snaps against the Atlanta Falcons. He was waived on November 16 and re-signed to the practice squad. He signed a reserve/future contract with the Buccaneers on December 31, 2018.
On October 5, 2019, Harris was waived by the Buccaneers and re-signed to the practice squad. He was released on October 15.
On October 22, 2019, Harris was signed to the Baltimore Ravens practice squad following an injury to Ravens linebacker Pernell McPhee.
On November 21, 2019, Harris was signed by the Kansas City Chiefs off the Ravens practice squad. Harris played his first game for the Chiefs on December 8 at Gillette Stadium and recorded his first career tackle in the same game against Rex Burkhead of the New England Patriots. On February 2, 2020, Harris and the Chiefs won Super Bowl LIV 31–20 against the San Francisco 49ers. He was waived by the Chiefs on November 10, and re-signed to the practice squad two days later. Harris appeared in one game in the 2020 season, recording three tackles of Melvin Gordon in a blowout win over the Denver Broncos on October 25.
On February 9, 2021, Harris re-signed with the Chiefs. He was waived on August 31, 2021. He was signed to the practice squad the following day. He was elevated to the Chiefs' active roster via standard elevation on October 9, 2021. As part of standard elevation rules, he automatically reverted back to the practice squad after the game. He was elevated again the following week also via standard elevation on October 16, 2021.