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Brent Grimes

Brent Grimes - CB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 10"/ 183 lbs.
Birthday 07/19/1983
Birthplace Philadelphia, PA
College Shippensburg
Years played 6

Dolphins don't make splash with Daboll hire

Posted Jan. 20, 2011 @ 2:45 p.m. ET
The Dolphins raised some eyebrows when they hired Brian Daboll to be the team's offensive coordinator after the Browns had little success under Daboll in 2010.

Dolphins LS Denney named to Pro Bowl

Posted Jan. 20, 2011 @ 11:04 a.m. ET
Dolphins LS John Denney has been added to the 2011 AFC Pro Bowl team as a coach's selection.

Dolphins to hire Daboll as new offensive coordinator

Posted Jan. 17, 2011 @ 2:16 p.m. ET
The Dolphins have hired former Browns offensive coordinator Brian Daboll to fill the same position, replacing Dan Henning, who stepped down on Jan. 6. The news was first reported by Chris Mortensen of ESPN.

Reports: John Garrett staying in Dallas

Posted Jan. 15, 2011 @ 4:53 p.m. ET
John Garrett will remain with his brother in Dallas after interviewing in Miami for the Dolphins' vacant offensive coordinator position earlier this week.

Dolphins could use a speed upgrade

Posted Jan. 14, 2011 @ 9:26 a.m. ET
Dolphins owner Stephen Ross wants an upgrade on the offensive side of the ball in 2011, and that could come in the form of a speedy fourth receiver.

Report: Childress to interview with Dolphins for OC position

Posted Jan. 13, 2011 @ 10:22 a.m. ET
Former Vikings head coach Brad Childress will interview with the Dolphins this weekend for their vacant offensive coordinator position.

Dolphins receive permission to interview Chargers coach Chudzinski

Posted Jan. 12, 2011 @ 2:55 p.m. ET
The Dolphins have received permission to interview Chargers tight ends and assistant head coach Rob Chudzinski for their vacant offensive coordinator position.

Ross goes about 'search' all wrong

Posted Jan. 11, 2011 @ 9:39 a.m. ET
It took less than a week for Stephen Ross to turn the Dolphins into the laughingstock of the NFL. In less than a week, Tony Sparano went from simply being on the hot seat to realizing how little confidence his ...

Report: Dolphins QB coach Lee leaving for Ole Miss

Posted Jan. 10, 2011 @ 6:19 p.m. ET
Dolphins quarterbacks coach David Lee will leave Miami and join Ole Miss as their new offensive coordinator. ESPN's Chris Mortensen first reported the news.

Dolphins' Soliai proves valuable fill-in

Posted Jan. 08, 2011 @ 7:45 p.m. ET
He may have been slated for backup duty, but Miami NT Paul Soliai wound up starting 14 games, boosting his value as an impending free agent, according to AFC East Whispers.

Dolphins sign Sparano to two-year extension

Posted Jan. 08, 2011 @ 1:30 p.m. ET
Dolphins owner Stephen Ross signed head coach Tony Sparano to a two-year extension through 2013 on Saturday, ending a bizarre week for the organization.

Dolphins' backfield could get makeover in 2011

Posted Jan. 07, 2011 @ 1:45 p.m. ET
With Ronnie Brown and Ricky Williams both being free agents, the Dolphins' backfield could see some new faces in 2011, possibly drafting Alabama's Mark Ingram.

Reports: Dolphins will retain Sparano

Posted Jan. 06, 2011 @ 11:51 p.m. ET
After a bizarre coaching search that involved an $8 million pitch to Jim Harbaugh, the Dolphins have reportedly decided to retain head coach Tony Sparano.

Dolphins set to offer Harbaugh $8 million

Posted Jan. 06, 2011 @ 3 p.m. ET
PFW has confirmed reports that the Dolphins will likely offer Stanford coach Jim Harbaugh a contract worth $8 million per season to be their new head coach.

Dolphins contingent reportedly meets with Harbaugh

Posted Jan. 06, 2011 @ 10:51 a.m. ET
A contingent from the Miami Dolphins reportedly flew to the Bay Area on Wednesday evening to meet with Stanford head coach Jim Harbaugh, just hours after he had conducted a lengthy interview with the 49ers.


Posted March 30, 2013
Grimes, who missed almost all of last season with an Achilles tendon injury, has signed a one-year contract with the Miami Dolphins.||||||| Grimes started 28 games for the Atlanta Falcons in 2010-11 but was hurt in the opener last year. He was undrafted and broke into the NFL with the Falcons in 2007. Grimes, who has 13 career interceptions, will compete for a starting job with the Dolphins. They lost Sean Smith via free agency to the Kansas City Chiefs.
Posted Sept. 10, 2012
The Atlanta Falcons have lost Grimes to a season-ending Achilles tendon injury.||||||| Grimes went out in the fourth quarter of Atlanta's 40-24 win at Kansas City in the season opener. Coach Mike Smith announced Monday the cornerback will need surgery, costing Atlanta one of its best defensive backs. Grimes was a Pro Bowler in the 2010 season and got the franchise tag this past offseason when he couldn't agree on a new contract, receiving a salary of $10.2 million.
Posted March 02, 2012
The Atlanta Falcons on Friday placed the franchise tag on Grimes, assuring he will receive more than $10 million if he signs the tender.||||||| Grimes, who led the team with 17 passes defensed in 2011, is one of the most important names in an unusually large class of 17 unrestricted free agents. He had a combined 11 interceptions in 2009 and 2010 and was an alternate Pro Bowl pick in 2010. Grimes' agent, Ben Dogra, said the decision by Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff was expected.
Posted Jan. 01, 2012
The Falcons are without cornerback Brent Grimes for Sunday's playoff game against the Giants.||||||| Grimes was listed as questionable this week with the sore knee. The Falcons are hoping he can return next week against the Packers should they advance.
Posted Dec. 01, 2011
Grimes, an alternate Pro Bowl pick in 2010, had minor surgery on his right knee Thursday that will sideline him for two to four weeks.||||||| Grimes has 30 tackles and an INT this season.