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  • Sat., Dec. 03, 2016 11:00 PM - 11:30 PM CST Texans Buzz

    Tune into KTRK ABC 13 in Houston (or check local listings across Texas) each Saturday during the regular season at 11 PM for this  show that goes 1-on-1 with Texans players to get to know them on a personal basis and is hosted by Voice of the Houston Texans Marc Vandermeer and Texans Insider Deepi Sidhu.

    Broadcast Schedule - http://www.houstontexans.com/gameday/broadcasting/broadcast-network.html

  • Sun., Dec. 04, 2016 10:35 PM - 11:05 PM CST Houston Texans Inside the Game Tune into KTRK ABC 13 in Houston (or check local listings across Texas) each Sunday at 10:35 PM for this in-season show that recaps each Houston Texans game in-depth with coverage and analysis from Greg Bailey and Spencer Tillman.
  • Tue., Dec. 06, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CST Players Show Live from Fuddruckers

    Join Texans offensive tackle Duane Brown from 6 PM – 7 PM at Fuddruckers (3929 Southwest Freeway, Houston, TX 77027) for a live Texans Radio on SportsRadio 610 broadcast with Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer, and special guests!

    Plus, all Houston area Fuddruckers will be feature a Buy One Texans Burger, Get One Free and $15 beer buckets every Tuesday during the season for fans showing up in their Texans gear, whether the Texans win or lose their previous game, so don't miss out!

    Then stay for Texans Live from 7-8 PM.  Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

  • Sat., Dec. 10, 2016 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM CST Houston Super Bowl Host Committee Touchdown Tour

    The Touchdown Tour is the Houston Super Bowl Host Committee’s traveling celebration of
    football. It will travel all over Houston throughout the fall, raising awareness and excitement in
    the community for Super Bowl LI, which will be played at NRG Stadium on Feb. 5, 2017.
    The Touchdown Tour will have a wide variety of games, many exhibits, appearances, food and fun for
    people of all ages. The Tour will run from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at every stop on its tour around the
    city. Every stop on the Touchdown Tour is free to the public and everyone is encouraged to
    celebrate the city, football and Super Bowl LI with the Host Committee.

    Houston Texans Cheerleaders will be in attendance at each tour from 11am - 1pm, and TORO will be on occasion as well.

    Touchdown Tour Schedule Dates
    All events will be scheduled from 10A – 2P

    Date                            Location                                Address
    Oct. 8                          Mason Park                            75th and Tipps Houston, TX 77023
    Oct. 15                        Sylvester Turner Park             2800 West Little York Houston, TX 77091
    Oct. 22                        MacGregor Park                      5225 Calhoun, Houston, TX 77021
    Oct. 29                        Sunnyside Park                      3502 Bellfort, Houston, TX 77051
    Nov. 5                         Agnes Moffitt Park                  10645 Hammerly Houston, TX 77043
    Nov. 12                       Finnigan Park                         4900 Providence, Houston, TX 77020
    Nov. 19                       Kingwood High School             2701 Kingwood Drive, Kingwood, TX 77339
    Dec. 3                         Moody Park                            3725 Fulton, Houston, TX 77009

    Dec. 10                      Blueridge Park                         5600 Court Road Houston, TX 77053
    Jan. 7                        Burnett Bayland Park                6000 Chimney Rock Houston, TX 77081
    Jan. 14                      Alief Community Park               11903 Bellaire Blvd. Houston, TX 77072

  • Sat., Dec. 10, 2016 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM CST Texans Extra Points

    Tune into KTRK ABC 13 in Houston (or check local listings across Texas) each Saturday at 6:30 PM for this weekly in-season Houston Texans show that previews the upcoming Texans game in-depth with special guests and is hosted by Drew Dougherty from Texans TV.

    Broadcast Schedule - http://www.houstontexans.com/gameday/broadcasting/broadcast-network.html

  • Sat., Dec. 10, 2016 11:00 PM - 11:30 PM CST Texans Buzz

    Tune into KTRK ABC 13 in Houston (or check local listings across Texas) each Saturday during the regular season at 11 PM for this  show that goes 1-on-1 with Texans players to get to know them on a personal basis and is hosted by Voice of the Houston Texans Marc Vandermeer and Texans Insider Deepi Sidhu.

    Broadcast Schedule - http://www.houstontexans.com/gameday/broadcasting/broadcast-network.html

  • Sun., Dec. 11, 2016 10:35 PM - 11:05 PM CST Houston Texans Inside the Game Tune into KTRK ABC 13 in Houston (or check local listings across Texas) each Sunday at 10:35 PM for this in-season show that recaps each Houston Texans game in-depth with coverage and analysis from Greg Bailey and Spencer Tillman.
  • Tue., Dec. 13, 2016 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM CST Houston Super Bowl Host Committee Touchdown Tour

    The Touchdown Tour is the Houston Super Bowl Host Committee’s traveling celebration of
    football. It will travel all over Houston throughout the fall, raising awareness and excitement in
    the community for Super Bowl LI, which will be played at NRG Stadium on Feb. 5, 2017.
    The Touchdown Tour will have a wide variety of games, many exhibits, appearances, food and fun for
    people of all ages. The Tour will run from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at this stop on its tour around the
    city. Every stop on the Touchdown Tour is free to the public and everyone is encouraged to
    celebrate the city, football and Super Bowl LI with the Host Committee.

    Houston Texans Cheerleaders will be in attendance at this tour from 12pm - 1pm, as well as the Go Texan Express merchandise truck.  Stop by for Texans games and a chance to win great Texans prizes!

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  • Tue., Dec. 13, 2016 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM CST Players Show Live from Fuddruckers

    Join Texans linebacker Whitney Mercilus from 6 PM – 7 PM at Fuddruckers (11445 Fountain Lake Dr, Stafford, TX 77477) for a live Texans Radio on SportsRadio 610 broadcast with Voice of the Texans, Marc Vandermeer, and special guests!

    Plus, all Houston area Fuddruckers will be feature a Buy One Texans Burger, Get One Free and $15 beer buckets every Tuesday during the season for fans showing up in their Texans gear, whether the Texans win or lose their previous game, so don't miss out!

    Then stay for Texans Live from 7-8 PM.  Lots of Texans prizes & giveaways!

  • Fri., Dec. 16, 2016 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CST Texans Friday: Jack in the Box

    Friday, December 16
    Noon-1pm – Jack in the Box, 8767 South Main, Houston, TX

    Proudly wear your Texans gear to get a FREE Jumbo Jack for this hour at this location

    Houston Texans Cheerleaders signing autographs and taking pictures

    Jack in the Box is going to be giving away 4 tickets to a Houston Texans home game and two autograph items

    More info: http://www.houstontexans.com/fan-zone/Texans-Friday.html

Team

Jonathan Grimes
RB #41
Height:
5-10
Weight:
210
Age:
26
College:
William & Mary
Hometown:
Willingboro, NJ
Experience:
4

Quick Stats (2016):

CAR
8
YDS
37
AVG
4.6
TDS
0
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesRushingReceivingFumbles
GGSAttYdsAvgLngTDRecYdsAvgLongTDFUMLost
TOTAL 126 551 4.4 37 2 45 370 8.2 31 1 1 1
2016 HOU 5 0 8 37 4.6 9 0 5 28 5.6 13 0 -- --
2015 HOU 14 0 56 282 5 37 1 26 173 6.7 19 1 -- --
2014 HOU 16 0 39 153 3.9 11 0 6 86 14.3 31 0 -- --
2013 HOU 2 1 21 73 3.5 12 1 6 76 12.7 31 0 1 1
2012 JAC 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 HOU 6 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 NYJ 3 0 2 6 3 5 0 2 7 3.5 4 0 -- --
Recent Games
WKOppResultRushingReceivingFumbles
AttYdsAvgLngTDRecYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
1 CHI W 23-14 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2 KC W 19-12 1 8 8 8 0 1 13 13 13 0 -- --
3 @NE L 0-27 3 4 1.3 3 0 4 15 3.8 6 0 -- --
4 TEN W 27-20 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
5 @MIN L 13-31 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
6 IND W 26-23 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
7 @DEN L 9-27 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
8 DET W 20-13 2 11 5.5 6 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
10 @JAX W 24-21 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
11 @OAK L 20-27 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
12 SD L 13-21 2 14 7 9 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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TRANSACTIONS: Signed with Houston Texans on May 14, 2012...Released by Texans on Aug. 31, 2012...Signed to Texans practice squad on Sept. 1, 2012...Signed by the New York Jets to active roster on Sept. 25, 2012...Released by Jets on Oct. 30, 2012...Acquired from waivers by Texans on Oct. 31, 2012...Released by Texans on Dec. 20, 2012...Acquired from waivers by Jacksonville Jaguars on Dec. 21, 2012...Released by Jaguars on Aug. 30, 2013...Signed by Texans on Dec. 18, 2013...Placed on active/non-football injury list on July 25, 2014.

TRANSACTIONS: Signed with Houston Texans on May 14, 2012...Released by Texans on Aug. 31, 2012...Signed to Texans practice squad on Sept. 1, 2012...Signed by the New York Jets to active roster on Sept. 25, 2012...Released by Jets on Oct. 30, 2012...Acquired from waivers by Texans on Oct. 31, 2012...Released by Texans on Dec. 20, 2012...Acquired from waivers by Jacksonville Jaguars on Dec. 21, 2012...Released by Jaguars on Aug. 30, 2013...Signed by Texans on Dec. 18, 2013...Placed on active/non-football injury list on July 25, 2014.

CAREER:
His first career start was in the 2013 season finale at Tennessee (12/29/13)
Played in three games for the New York Jets as a rookie in 2012 after being signed
off the Texans practice squad and then played an additional six games for the Texans when he was claimed off waivers on Oct. 31, 2012
Became the third player in Texans history to score a rushing and receiving touchdown in the same game vs. JAX (1/3/16)

2015 (Houston 14/0, 1/1):
Finished the game with 28 yards on six carries (4.7 avg.) and two yards receiving on one reception vs. Kansas City (9/13)
Logged a 21-yard rush, the longest for either team in the game (9/13)
Tied for the team lead with six catches for 40 yards at Carolina (9/20)
His reception total tied a single-game career-high (12/29/13 at Tennessee), while his seven catches on the year are a single-season career-high (9/20)
Recorded seven rushing yards on two carries (3.5 avg.) at Carolina (9/20)
Caught four passes for 19 yards (4.8 avg.) and ran for 19 yards on six carries (3.2 avg.) vs. Tampa Bay (9/27)
Inactive in Weeks 4-5
Rushed for 37 yards on six carries (6.2 avg.), including a long of 13 yards. Also caught three passes for 28 yards vs. N.Y. Jets (11/22)
Rushed for 28 yards on five carries (5.6 avg.) and caught two passes for 15 yards at
Buffalo (12/6)
Rushed for a two-point conversion in the fourth quarter (12/6), tying the game at 21
Led the team with 53 rushing yards on seven carries (7.6 avg.) vs New England (12/13)
Posted a career-lonng 37-yard rush in the second quarter vs. New England (12/13), which is also the longest run of the season for the Texans
Registered a single-game career-high two touchdowns (one receiving, one rushing)
Rushed for 26 yards on four carries (6.5 avg.) and caught four passes for 28 yards vs. Jacksonville (1/3/16)
Scored his first career receiving touchdown on a 12-yard reception from QB Brian
Hoyer in the second quarter vs. Jacksonville (1/3/16)
Scored his first rushing touchdown of the season and second of his career on a 3-yard
carry in the second quarter vs. Jacksonville (1/3/16)
Became the third player in Texans history to score a rushing and receiving touchdown in the same game vs. JAX (1/3/16)


2014 (Houston 16/0):
Totaled career bests in rushing yards (153) and receiving yards (86)
Had one carry for five yards and one reception for 31 yards at the New York Giants (9/21) in Week 3. The 31 yards on the reception matched a career-long
Made a pair of special teams tackles against Buffalo (9/28) in Week 4
Rushed for a career-high 54 yards on 13 carries at Cleveland (11/16) in Week 11. Added a special teams tackle
Ran for 8 yards on fourth-and-2 from the Cincinnati 30-yard line to keep the Texans’ first scoring drive going in the second quarter in Week 12. Had a season-high three catches for 32 yards. Also had a special teams tackle.
Had a special teams tackle at Indianapolis (12/14) in Week 15
Led the team with 45 yards rushing and added 23 receiving yards vs. Jacksonville (12/28) in Week 17

2013 (Houston 2/1):
Signed by the Texans on Dec. 18, 2013
Recorded five rushing attempts for 23 yards (4.6 avg.) vs. Denver (12/22) in Week 16
Posted a team-high 126 yards from scrimmage in his first career start with career highs of 16 carries for 50 yards and six receptions for 76 yards, including his first career touchdown at Tennessee (12/29) in Week 17

2012 (New York Jets 3/0, Houston 6/0):
Appeared in nine games and recorded two rushing attempts for six yards and also had two receptions for seven yards
Made his NFL debut vs. Houston (10/8) where he saw action on special teams
Had his first career rushing attempt and reception at New England (10/21)
Had one rushing attempt for five yards and one reception for four yards vs. Miami (10/28)
Made his Texans debut on special teams vs. Buffalo (11/4)

COLLEGE:
William & Mary’s all-time leader in rushing yards (4,541), all-purpose yards (7,955), kickoff return yards (2,289) and rushing attempts (936)
Most decorated player in Colonial Athletic Association history with 11 all-conference honors
Led nation in all-purpose yards per game as a senior with 228.2 yards per game
First-team All-America selection by the Associated Press and the Collegiate Sporting News his senior season after ranking sixth in the nation with 130.1 rushing yards per game.
Rushed for more than 130 yards in six of eight conference games, highlighted by three consecutive 200-plus yard games to close out the season

PERSONAL:  
Four-year letterman at tailback and defensive back at Paul VI High School (Haddonfield, N.J.)
Named to All-State squad and honored as the All-South Jersey Running Back of the Year in 2007 after running for a single-season school record 1,925 yards and 33 touchdowns
A three-time letter winner as a forward in basketball and four-time letter winner in track as a triple-jumper and high-hurdler

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