Oct 13, 2013; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos cornerback Chris Harris Jr. (25) before the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports

Denver Broncos CB Chris Harris Jr. Responds To Walter Thurmond's "Top Slot Corner" Statement


At a press conference Tuesday afternoon for the New York Giants offseason workouts, newly-signed cornerback Walter Thurmond said this: “I’m the best slot corner in the league,”. Denver Broncos slot-corner Chris Harris Jr. didn’t take that statement too serious, and replied back to Walter Thurmond via Twitter.

Thurmond would put his two-cents in to the conversation as well:

Then, Harris would point out the obvious:

Philadelphia Eagles slot-corner Brandon Boykin would also have something to say:

Regarding Chris Harris’s rookie season compared to Thurmond’s career statistics is pretty comparable.

Chris Harris (rookie): 72 tackles, 0 sacks, 1 interception.
Walter Thurmond (career): 85 tackles, 1 sack, 1 interception.

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