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Brent Grimes

33-Year-Old Cornerback – Tampa Bay Buccaneers

2015 Defensive Stats

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2016 Defensive Projections

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2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

Fresh off a three-season stint with the Dolphins, Grimes joins a Bucs secondary that was guilty of surrendering the league's highest completion rate to opposing quarterbacks in 2015 (70 percent), alon...

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2016 ADP:

IDP Rank: Hidden

Bye Week:  6

HT: 5' 10"   WT: 185   DOB: 7/19/1983  College: Shippensburg  Show ContractHide Contract

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Brent Grimes Contract Information:

Signed a two-year, $16.5 million deal with the Buccaneers in March of 2016.

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Grimes stood out during the first day of joint practices with the Jags on Wednesday, the team's official site reports.

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Brent Grimes NFL Stats
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  Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Year Age Team G Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
2008 24 12 - 31 - 0 - 1 0 - 0 - - - -
2009 25 16 - 60 - 0 - 6 0 - 1 - - - -
2010 26 Atl 16 81 70 11 0 23 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 27 Atl 12 46 35 11 0 14 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2012 28 Atl 1 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2013 29 Mia 16 60 52 8 0 16 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 30 Mia 16 57 47 10 0 13 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
2015 31 Mia 15 49 42 7 0 14 4 0 0 0 0 0 59 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Brent Grimes – Playing Time Overview

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#1 Cornerback

Snap Count Stats

960

Defensive Snaps in 2015

Brent Grimes was on the field for 960 of his team's snaps on defense in 2015.

68

Special Teams Snaps in 2015

Brent Grimes was on the field for 68 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2015.

Year Def ST
2013 1034 50
2014 1013 63
2015 960 68
Brent Grimes 2015 Game Log
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  Snap Count Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Week Opp Def ST Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
1 Ten 79 3 2 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @NO 72 7 6 5 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @Hou 65 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Car 6 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Jax
6 @Was 72 6 3 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 @Atl
8 NYG 52 5 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Dal
10 @Phi 71 4 5 4 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 @Ind 74 10 5 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 44 0
12 Atl 78 5 4 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0
13 NO
14 @StL
15 Chi 59 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 @Car 60 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Brent Grimes
As Compared To Other Cornerbacks
Height:   5' 10"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   185 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.57 sec
WEAK
Shuttle Time:   4.35 sec
POOR
Cone Drill:   7.13 sec
TERRIBLE
Arm Length
Not Available
Hand Length
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Vertical Jump:   34 in
WEAK
Broad Jump:   121 in
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Bench Press:   4 reps
TERRIBLE
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Team Injury Report
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Brent Grimes: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Grimes, who hauled in his second interception of training camp in Saturday's practice, is considerably impressed with his new teammates and coaches, Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times reports. "It's a great team. Bunch of great guys, great coaches. It's a very positive environment," Grimes said. "This is a talented team. I like the coaching staff, like how they coach the players. I like the system we're playing in."

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Grimes snatched his first interception of training camp Friday, Rick Stroud of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Grimes grabbed an interception in the Bucs' opening day of OTAs on Tuesday, Joe Kania of the team's official site reports.

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Grimes has agreed to a two-year deal worth $16.5 million with the Buccaneers, Rand Getlin of NFL Network reports.

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Grimes is expected to be released by the Dolphins, the Sun Sentinel reports.

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Grimes, who finished the season with 49 tackles and four interceptions, is not a lock to remain in Miami next season.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2015

Grimes will enter the season as the Dolphins number one cornerback. While it's true that he lacks ideal size for the position, no one can ever question his heart. He's not afraid to go up for a ball against the big receivers and has been known to make a highlight play or two. His name may not come up much when mentioned among other corners, but he can play with almost anyone.

2014

Grimes proved last season that he was completely recovered from his Achilles' tear and back to being the Dolphins' version of a shutdown corner, notching 60 tackles and four picks in the process.

2013

Grimes is rehabbing a torn Achilles' tendon that he suffered at the beginning of last season. He is expected to be ready to start at cornerback by Week 1, though there could be complications given the serious nature of his injury. If Grimes is healthy, he is a nice addition to the Dolphins' secondary.

2012

Grimes had a somewhat down season last year, only notching 49 tackles and one interception after tallying at least five interceptions each of the last two season. He'll start opposite Dunta Robinson at cornerback in 2012. Expect his numbers to bounce back this season. Look for him to have around 60 total tackles and two or three interceptions.

2011

Grimes falls short of shutdown corner status, but he deserves credit for making as many big plays as he does, even if he gives up a few now and then. After totaling 87 tackles (76 solo) and five interceptions last year (as well as 23 passes defensed), Grimes found himself in the Pro Bowl. It doesn't appear to be a fluke, either Grimes posted 66 tackles (62 solo) and six interceptions in 2009. With his knack for finding the football, Grimes should remain a nice IDP option in 2011.

2010

Grimes led the Falcons with six interceptions in 2009, but will be the nickel back with Brian Williams returning to the lineup.

2009

Grimes appeared to reclaim the starting left cornerback job by default after Domonique Foxworth signed elsewhere, but Von Hutchins, who went on the IR just one week into training camp last season, is chomping at the bit. Grimes has his work cut out for him after a mostly unimpressive 2008 campaign that saw him lose the starting job to Foxworth in mid-season.

2008

A good training camp performance from Grimes could earn him the starting left cornerback spot--the spot once held by Deangelo Hall.