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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

Davis part of young, improved Dolphins 'D'

Posted Dec. 25, 2010 @ 3:37 p.m. ET
CB Vontae Davis has been a key factor in the marked improvement of Miami's defense this season, the result of his maturation during his second season, he tells PFW.

Dolphins rookie Jones making an impact

Posted Dec. 25, 2010 @ 1:20 p.m. ET
Fifth-round draft choice Reshad Jones, Miami's third safety, is contributing on special teams and he's destined to be "a real good player," teammate Vontae Davis says in this week's AFC East Whispers.

Miami's playoff hopes come to a fitting end

Posted Dec. 20, 2010 @ 2:57 p.m. ET
The Dolphins' inability to win at home cost them in a Week 15 loss to the Bills that knocked them out of playoff contention.

Fitzpatrick leads Bills to win in Miami

Posted Dec. 19, 2010 @ 4:38 p.m. ET
Ryan Fitzpatrick threw two touchdown passes and the resurgent Bills made themselves at home in Miami, winning 17-14 Sunday to further dim the Dolphins' already-faint playoff hopes.

Team unity away from home leading to Dolphins' road success

Posted Dec. 16, 2010 @ 5:18 p.m. ET
The Dolphins' success away from Miami is a testament to the team's approach to road trips, and they may use that strategy to cure home-field woes.

Dolphins place Carey on I.R., sign WR Curtis

Posted Dec. 14, 2010 @ 1:50 p.m. ET
The Dolphins placed veteran ORT Vernon Carey on injured reserve Tuesday and signed WR Kevin Curtis.

Jets confirm sideline tripper was coach

Posted Dec. 12, 2010 @ 9:57 p.m. ET
The Jets have confirmed that Sal Alosi, their strength and conditioning coach, tripped a Dolphins player during the team's Week 14 matchup on Sunday.

Dolphins continue road domination, top Jets

Posted Dec. 12, 2010 @ 8:04 p.m. ET
The Miami Dolphins weren't much better than the Jets, but kept their playoff hopes alive by turning two early turnovers into their only points in a 10-6 victory at a soggy New Meadowlands Stadium on Sunday.

Dolphins WR Hartline out for the season

Posted Dec. 11, 2010 @ 4:44 p.m. ET
The Dolphins have placed WR Brian Hartline on injured reserve and signed TE Dedrick Epps.

A duel not to forget

Posted Dec. 10, 2010 @ 10:04 a.m. ET
Dan Marino and Ken O'Brien once waged some of pro football's finest wars — duels that helped to define the decade of the 1980s — with arguably the most memorable being the Jets' 51-45 overtime victory in 1986 in which ...

Injuries force Dolphins to turn to pair of undrafted WRs

Posted Dec. 09, 2010 @ 3:36 p.m. ET
Injuries to Brandon Marshall and Brian Hartline have thrust undrafted rookie WRs Marlon Moore and Roberto Wallace, a pair of guys the Dolphins are high on, onto the field.

Browns-Bills matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Dec. 09, 2010 @ 3:25 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Bills game.

Dolphins promote OG Feinga from practice squad

Posted Dec. 08, 2010 @ 4:07 p.m. ET
The Dolphins have promoted OG Ray Feinga from their practice squad to fill the roster spot left vacant when CB Al Harris was placed on injured reserve.

Scouts' Notebook: Dolphins OLT Jake Long

Posted Dec. 08, 2010 @ 2:28 p.m. ET
Nolan Nawrocki analyzes Dolphins OLT Jake Long from a scout's perspective, detailing his positives and negatives.

Report: Dolphins to place veteran CB Harris on I.R.

Posted Dec. 07, 2010 @ 8:51 p.m. ET
Dolphins CB Al Harris will reportedly land on injured reserve after missing Sunday's game with a hamstring injury.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

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.

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