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Quentin Groves

Quentin Groves - #54 - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 265 lbs.
Birthday 07/05/1984
Birthplace Greenville, MS
College Auburn
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 2nd round, 21st pick by Jaguars

Browns rookie report: Week 12

Posted Nov. 30, 2011 @ 2:16 a.m. ET
Here's a recap of notable contributions from Browns rookies in Cleveland's 23-20 loss at Cincinnati on Sunday.

Ravens-Browns matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Nov. 29, 2011 @ 8:29 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Ravens-Browns game.

Browns place Fujita, Stephens on I.R.

Posted Nov. 29, 2011 @ 6:57 p.m. ET
The Browns placed starting SLB Scott Fujita (hand) and DRE Emmanuel Sanders (pectoral) on injured reserve on Tuesday, the club announced.

Browns release LS Pontbriand

Posted Nov. 29, 2011 @ 5:12 p.m. ET
The Browns have waived LS Ryan Pontbriand, PFW Browns correspondent Tony Grossi of The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer reported Tuesday.

Second-half woes doom Browns

Posted Nov. 28, 2011 @ 4:30 p.m. ET
While the Browns' 23-20 loss at Cincinnati was a missed opportunity, it also highlighted the gap between the in-state rivals.

Browns stock report: Week 12

Posted Nov. 28, 2011 @ 10:59 a.m. ET
Here's our assessment of whose stock is rising — and whose stock is falling — after Cleveland's 23-20 loss at Cincinnati on Sunday.

Browns players of the week: Week 12

Posted Nov. 28, 2011 @ 1:45 a.m. ET
Here's our take on the Browns' standouts on offense, defense and special teams in their Week 12 loss at Cincinnati.

Bengals sneak past Browns 23-20

Posted Nov. 27, 2011 @ 4:36 p.m. ET
A.J. Green made a leaping catch for a 51-yard gain in the final minute Sunday, setting up a field goal that rallied the Bengals to a 23-20 victory over the self-destructive Browns.

Hillis, Hardesty active for Browns

Posted Nov. 27, 2011 @ 11:59 a.m. ET
Browns RBs Peyton Hillis and Montario Hardesty are active for Sunday's game at Cincinnati after missing multiple games with injuries.

Bengals-Browns prediction

Posted Nov. 27, 2011 @ 11:20 a.m. ET
PFW's Mike Wilkening sees the Browns playing the Bengals tough, but he predicts Cincinnati will prevail. 

Browns CB Brown takes long view on pass defense

Posted Nov. 25, 2011 @ 1:25 p.m. ET
The senior member of the Browns' secondary, CB Sheldon Brown, tells PFW that preparation and execution of the defense are his edges at this stage of his career.

Browns-Bengals matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Nov. 24, 2011 @ 11:42 a.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Bengals game.

Browns fantasy report: Week 12

Posted Nov. 23, 2011 @ 7:31 p.m. ET
Is Montario Hardesty worth a fantasy start in Week 12? Here are some of the Browns' fantasy football options this week.

Browns-Bengals matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Nov. 23, 2011 @ 11:39 a.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Bengals game.

Bengals fail to sell out vs. Browns

Posted Nov. 23, 2011 @ 10:13 a.m. ET
The Battle for Ohio will not be seen in part of the state, as the Bengals failed to sell out Sunday's game against the Browns, resulting in a television blackout.


Posted March 13, 2013
The Cleveland Browns continued a spending spree to upgrade their defense in free agency, signing former Arizona linebacker Quentin Groves to a two-year, $2.8 million contract on Wednesday.||||||| Groves is the third defensive player signed already by the Browns, who agreed to terms with linebacker Paul Kruger and lineman Desmond Bryant on Tuesday. The Browns entered free agency $47.4 million under the salary cap and have so far been among the NFL's most aggressive teams.
Posted May 24, 2012
The Cardinals have signed Groves.||||||| The 6-foot-3, 265-pound Groves spent the past two seasons with Oakland. He played in all 16 games last season for the Raiders, making three starts and finishing with 19 tackles. The former Auburn player was traded to Oakland in 2010 after two seasons with Jacksonville.
Posted April 21, 2010
The Jacksonville Jaguars traded Groves to the Oakland Raiders on Wednesday for an undisclosed draft pick. Groves announced the trade on Twitter by writing "Duval County....I LOVE U GUYS...thanks for all your support...New Starts(equals)New Beginnings...OAKLAND HERE I COME!!!!" The Jaguars confirmed it a short time later.||||||| The trade should give Groves a chance to start over. A second-round pick out of Auburn in 2008, Groves had 2 1/2 sacks as a rookie but none last year. He played every game in two seasons, recording 51 tackles and an interception. But he also dropped from starter to third-teamer.