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41 Jonathan Grimes RB

Houston Texans

Fantasy Stats
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Key Stats
GPAttYdsAvgTDsFum
10231054.600

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Texans' Jonathan Grimes: Six touches in Saturday's playoff loss
by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

Grimes rushed two times for 11 yards and added 43 yards receiving on four catches in Houston's 34-16 loss to New England in Saturday's divisional-round playoff game.

Grimes' 54 yards from scrimmage were the third highest on the team behind Lamar Miller (89 yards) and DeAndre Hopkins (65). He played a total of 26 snaps over Houston's two playoff games, getting more run on offense than Alfred Blue. He's spent all or parts of the last five seasons with Houston, so he's a known commodity who understands the system. Whether that's enough for Houston to bring him back for 2017 remains an open question, as they have other in-house options who come cheaper, namely, 2016 fourth-round draft pick Tyler Ervin and exclusive-rights free agent Akeem Hunt.

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Texans' Jonathan Grimes: Twelve touches in Week 17 loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Grimes had eight carries for 16 yards and caught four passes for 33 yards in Houston's 24-17 loss to Tennessee in Week 17.

There was more work available for Grimes in the regular-season finale with Lamar Miller (ankle) inactive. Miller is expected to be back for Saturday's playoff game against the Raiders, so Grimes should go back to being the third back, his role for much of the season when healthy. Grimes missed six games this season and finished with just 199 combined yards from scrimmage, the fewest in his three full seasons in Houston. He becomes an unrestricted free agent in the offseason, but his pass-catching ability and experience on special teams should land him a job.

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Texans' Jonathan Grimes: More snaps than Blue in Week 13
by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

Grimes rushed five times for 43 yards and caught one pass for 15 receiving yards in Houston's 21-13 loss to Green Bay in Week 13.

Both Grimes and Alfred Blue (five carries, two catches) saw action in this game, spelling starter Lamar Miller, but Grimes (31 snaps) got more playing time than Blue (nine snaps). That may have had more to do with Blue returning from a calf injury that cost him Houston's previous two games than Grimes' rank on the depth chart. An assortment of nagging injuries is taking its toll on Miller's usage, who's averaging 16 fewer snaps per game over the past six weeks relative to the first six weeks of the season. However, at this point, neither Grimes nor Blue is a threat to Miller's status as the lead back.

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Texans' Jonathan Grimes: Top backup in Week 12
by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

Grimes' return to action for Week 12 coincides with Alfred Blue (calf) being ruled out of Houston's home game against San Diego.

With both Blue and Tyler Ervin (rib) out of action this week, Grimes and Akeem Hunt will be the backups to starter Lamar Miller. Neither backup should challenge a healthy Miller for more than a series or two.

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Texans' Jonathan Grimes: Practicing fully
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Grimes returned to a full practice Wednesday after missing Houston's last two games with an undisclosed illness, the Houston Chronicle reports.

Grimes, who missed four games earlier this season with a cracked fibula, thus appears on track to be available Sunday against the Chargers, but the running back is off the fantasy radar in his reserve role behind starter Lamar Miller.

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Schedule
WeekDateOpp.AttYdsLgTD
19/11/16CHI0000
29/18/16KC1880
39/22/16NE3430
410/2/16TEN0000
510/9/16MIN0000
610/16/16IND0000
710/24/16DEN0000
810/30/16DET21160
1011/13/16JAC0000
1111/21/16OAK0000
1211/27/16SD21490
1312/4/16GB543140
1412/11/16IND1660
1512/18/16JAC1330
1612/24/16CIN0000
171/1/17TEN81680
WeekDateOpponentTime/Result
Rushing
YearTeamGGSAttYdsAvgLgTD20+1st
2012Houston Texans6000---0000
2012Jacksonville Jaguars0000---0000
2012New York Jets30263.05000
2013Houston Texans2121733.512106
2014Houston Texans160391533.911005
2015Houston Texans140562825.0371211
2016Houston Texans100231054.614005
TOTAL5111416194.4372227
Receiving
YearTeamGGSRecYdsAvgLgTD20+40+1st
2012Houston Texans6000---00000
2012Jacksonville Jaguars0000---00000
2012New York Jets30273.540001
2013Houston Texans2167612.7310102
2014Houston Texans16068614.3310104
2015Houston Texans140261736.7191007
2016Houston Texans10013947.2150004
TOTAL511534368.23112018
Passing
YearTeamGGSAttCompPctYdsYPALgTDIntTkld20+40+Rate
2012Houston Texans6000---0---0000/000---
2012Jacksonville Jaguars0000---0---0000/000---
2012New York Jets3000---0---0000/000---
2013Houston Texans2100---0---0000/000---
2014Houston Texans16000---0---0000/000---
2015Houston Texans140100.000.000000/00039.6
2016Houston Texans10000---0---0000/000---
TOTAL511100.000.000000/00039.6
Defensive Stats
YearTeamGTotalTklAstSacksIntYdsAvgLgTDPass Def
2012Houston Texans600.000000.0000
2012Jacksonville Jaguars000.000000.0000
2012New York Jets300.000000.0000
2013Houston Texans211.000000.0000
2014Houston Texans1665.010000.0000
2015Houston Texans1400.000000.0000
2016Houston Texans1087.010000.0000
TOTAL511513.020000.0000
Fumbles
YearTeamGFumLostFum ForcedOwn RecOpp RecYdsTot RecTD
2012Houston Texans600000000
2012Jacksonville Jaguars000000000
2012New York Jets300000000
2013Houston Texans211000000
2014Houston Texans1600000000
2015Houston Texans1400010010
2016Houston Texans1000100000
TOTAL5111110010
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
5-10/210
Birthdate:
12/21/1989
Age:
27
Hometown:
Willingboro, NJ, USA
School:
William & Mary
NFL Experience:
4
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