Photos of Vanderbilt's football game against UAB on Sept. 28, 2013. Photos by John Russell.
2013 Saw action against Wake Forest... Saw time against Tennessee... Logged time against Kentucky... Moved to offense as FB/TE during November stretch... Saw time in the Commodores win over Florida... Logged time at Texas A&M... Saw time in the Commodores win over Georgia... Logged time against Missouri... Saw action against UAB... Logged time in the Commodore's win over UMass...Saw playing time at South Carolina making one tackle for loss... Made three tackles, including one for loss, in extended action vs. Austin Peay.
2012 Harper is redshirting in his first season on West End, while contributing as a linebacker on the practice squad... Has added bulk to frame through effective weight room effort since arriving on campus.
High School Senior captain as starting linebacker for 6A Montgomery public school power... Only played 2011 season at Carver, registering 108 tackles, 11 tackles for loss, three quarterback sacks and four interceptions... Returned two of the picks for scores, including one for 100 yards... Helped 7-4 Wolverines into state playoffs... Earned postseason First Team 6A All-State LB recognition by sportswriters and listed among Alabama's Super Seniors by Birmingham News... As junior, played LB at Jackson-Olin HS in Birmingham, posting 90 total tackles, six QB sacks and an INT... Played forward on talented Carver hoops squad.
Personal Harding Harper... Son of Harding and Catherine Harper... Born on Sept. 28, 1993... Has a brother, Montarius, that plays football at Alabama A&M... First cousin to New Orleans Saints' safety Roland Harper.