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Larry Grant

Larry Grant - #54 - LB

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 1"/ 251 lbs.
Birthday 02/16/1985
Birthplace San Francisco, CA
College Ohio State
Years played 5
Drafted 2008, 7th round, 7th pick by 49ers

Grant signs tender; 49ers re-sign Swain

Posted April 17, 2012 @ 12:16 p.m. ET
The 49ers announced Tuesday that LB Larry Grant signed his restricted free-agent tender and that the team re-signed WR Brett Swain.

49ers tender CB Brock, LB Grant

Posted March 12, 2012 @ 4:43 p.m. ET
The 49ers announced one-year tender offers to exclusive rights free-agent CB Tramaine Brock and restricted free-agent LB Larry Grant.

49ers LB Grant 'playing out of his mind'

Posted Dec. 24, 2011 @ 12:35 p.m. ET
NFL insiders have been very impressed with the play of 49ers LB Larry Grant since he replaced the injured Patrick Willis.

Niners trust in Grant to adequately replace Willis

Posted Dec. 08, 2011 @ 11:58 p.m. ET
At least initially, we hear Larry Grant is considered a very adequate fill-in for the injured Patrick Willis, as evidenced by his strong effort in the Week 13 shutout of the Rams.

Kehl moves up ladder in Rams' defense

Posted Nov. 11, 2010 @ 10:30 a.m. ET
Bryan Kehl is the latest member of what team insiders refer to as the Rams’ “New York Mafia” to make his presence felt in the team’s greatly improved defense.

Grant raises eyebrows as Rams' starting WLB

Posted Aug. 13, 2010 @ 1:01 p.m. ET
Where there's a will there's a way for LB Larry Grant, who has jumped ahead of fellow former Ohio State alum Bobby Carpenter as the starter at the “Will” position


Posted March 12, 2012
The San Francisco 49ers have tendered a one-year contract to exclusive rights free agent Grant.||||||| Grant became a key fill-in last season on Vic Fangio's defense while All-Pro linebacker Patrick Willis nursed a hamstring injury.
Posted Nov. 30, 2008
Grant was inactive against Miami on Sunday.||||||| Grant, a seventh-round pick by the 49ers in 2008, has not appeared in a game this season.