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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 looking for another pass rusher

Posted Nov. 05, 2010 @ 11:04 a.m. ET
The Dolphins lost out on their attempt to claim LB Shawne Merriman and we hear they still want another pass-rushing option.

Dolphins sign S Ness

Posted Nov. 04, 2010 @ 10:48 a.m. ET
The Dolphins brought back S Nate Ness on Thursday, claiming him off waivers from the Seahawks.

Chargers waive LB Merriman

Posted Nov. 02, 2010 @ 5:19 p.m. ET
The Chargers waived LB Shawne Merriman on Tuesday after he passed an exit physical. Teams have until 4 p.m. ET Wednesday to claim him.

Dolphins' Nolan-led defense shines again

Posted Nov. 01, 2010 @ 3:22 p.m. ET
The Dolphins' defense, headed by new coordiantor Mike Nolan, confused and frustrated Bengals QB Carson Palmer in the second half of Miami's 22-14 victory.

Carpenter has 5 FGs, Dolphins beat Bengals 22-14

Posted Oct. 31, 2010 @ 4:53 p.m. ET
Dan Carpenter kicked five for the second game in a row - a rare NFL feat - and the Miami Dolphins managed to overcome another goofy play Sunday, beating the Cincinnati Bengals 22-14 to remain perfect on the road.

Dolphins sign S Amaya

Posted Oct. 30, 2010 @ 5:45 p.m. ET
The Dolphins signed S Jonathon Amaya from their practice squad on Saturday and placed FB Deon Anderson on the reserve/injured list.

Dolphins stalling in the red zone

Posted Oct. 27, 2010 @ 3:31 p.m. ET
The Dolphins have seldom reached the red zone this season, and when they are doing so, they are settling for field goals instead of scoring TDs due to an inconsistent running game.

Dolphins re-sign CB Oglesby

Posted Oct. 27, 2010 @ 11:42 a.m. ET
The Dolphins re-signed CB Evan Oglesby and waived DE Robert Rose on Wednesday.

Dolphins need to get run game on track

Posted Oct. 25, 2010 @ 12:57 p.m. ET
The Dolphins' rushing attack did little against the Steelers, which isn't a surprise, but the plays in which the Dolphins decided to run were surprising and helped cost them a victory.

Steelers almost fumble game away, hold on for win over Dolphins

Posted Oct. 24, 2010 @ 4:50 p.m. ET
An officiating mistake negated Ben Roethlisberger's late fumble, and the Pittsburgh Steelers kicked the game-winning field goal on the next play Sunday. Jeff Reed made an 18-yarder with 2:30 left, allowing the Steelers to escape with a 23-22 ...

Geathers signed to Dolphins' 53-man roster

Posted Oct. 23, 2010 @ 6 p.m. ET
The Dolphins added some defensive line depth on Saturday, signing Clifton Geathers from their practice squad.

Dolphins' Carey gets another set of guards

Posted Oct. 23, 2010 @ 12:24 p.m. ET
Veteran ORT Vernon Carey helps anchor a Dolphins offensive line that, even with three new faces on the interior, has pass-blocked well despite some shaky moments.

Lions sign ILB Carpenter

Posted Oct. 21, 2010 @ 3:05 p.m. ET
The Lions signed former first-round draft pick ILB Bobby Carpenter on Thursday.

Reports: Dolphins DE Odrick out for season

Posted Oct. 21, 2010 @ 9:57 a.m. ET
Dolphins rookie DE Jared Odrick (fibula) suffered a setback in Wednesday's practice while attempting to return to action and will be out for the rest of the season, according to multiple reports.

Dolphins sign FB Anderson

Posted Oct. 19, 2010 @ 5:30 p.m. ET
The Dolphins signed FB Deon Anderson on Tuesday. The fourth-year veteran takes the roster spot opened up by Monday's release of ILB Bobby Carpenter.

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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