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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

Haden named NFL Defensive Rookie of the Month

Posted Dec. 02, 2010 @ 10:37 a.m. ET
The NFL announced Thursday that Browns CB Joe Haden has been named Defensive Rookie of the Month for November.

Browns release RB Clayton, reportedly claim S Piscitelli

Posted Dec. 01, 2010 @ 7:24 p.m. ET
The Browns waived RB Thomas Clayton on Wednesday, the team announced. Earlier Wednesday, The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer, the Browns claimed ex-Buccaneers S Sabby Piscitelli off waivers, which would have necessitated Cleveland clearing a roster spot.

Browns must be sound vs. Dolphins' run game

Posted Dec. 01, 2010 @ 5:13 p.m. ET
Each Wednesday, we'll highlight a Browns player, coach, executive, personnel group or other area of the team that is most under scrutiny. This week, we take a closer look at the Browns' run defense.

Browns-Dolphins matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Dec. 01, 2010 @ 3:20 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Dolphins game.

Reports: Delhomme to practice as starter, McCoy still out

Posted Dec. 01, 2010 @ 12:27 p.m. ET
With Browns rookie QB Colt McCoy to miss practice Wednesday with a high ankle sprain, Jake Delhomme will get the majority of the practice repetitions as the starter, head coach Eric Mangini said, according to multiple media outlets.

They said it: Browns Tuesday edition

Posted Nov. 30, 2010 @ 9:05 p.m. ET
The following are comments made by Browns head coach Eric Mangini at his Monday press conference.

Browns rookie report: Week 12

Posted Nov. 30, 2010 @ 7:32 p.m. ET
Here's our weekly look at the contributions made by Browns rookies this season.

Browns promote WR Norwood to active roster, cut RS Smith

Posted Nov. 30, 2010 @ 6:53 p.m. ET
The Browns signed practice-squad WR Jordan Norwood to their active roster and waived RS-RB Clifton Smith on Tuesday, the club announced.

Browns-Dolphins matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Nov. 30, 2010 @ 4:19 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in Sunday's Browns-Dolphins game.

Browns' 60-second rant: Hillis making strong case for Pro Bowl

Posted Nov. 30, 2010 @ 1:51 p.m. ET
Browns RB Peyton Hillis merits serious Pro Bowl consideration. 

Mangini wants Delhomme to cut down on mistakes

Posted Nov. 29, 2010 @ 10:56 p.m. ET
Browns head coach Eric Mangini held off on naming QB Jake Delhomme his starter for Sunday's game at Miami, saying he wanted to study the Dolphins before making a call, and Mangini indicated that backup Seneca Wallace could merit ...

Browns MVP Meter: Week 12

Posted Nov. 29, 2010 @ 6:50 p.m. ET
Here's a look at the Browns' top five team MVP candidates through 11 games.

Eric Mangini hot-seat meter: Status quo

Posted Nov. 29, 2010 @ 4:43 p.m. ET
The Browns were fortunate to hold off the plucky Panthers Sunday and must pick up their play as they begin a three-game road swing.

Browns players of the week: Week 12

Posted Nov. 29, 2010 @ 2:37 a.m. ET
Here are the Browns' offensive, defensive and special-teams players of the week for Week 12.

Hillis making claim as one of fantasy’s best

Posted Nov. 28, 2010 @ 6:04 p.m. ET
No Browns player was supposed to be a serious fantasy threat this season. As it turns out, they have one of the game's best.


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.