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  • Sat., Aug. 23, 2014 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM CDT Houston Texans at Academy Sports + Outdoors

    Houston Texans Stampede Tour pres. by Academy Sports + Outdoors

    Stop by Academy Sports + Outdoors (8453 Memorial Blvd., Port Arthur, TX 77640) from 4-5 PM to meet the Houston Texans!

    Stop by for autographs and pictures with:

    FORMER HOUSTON TEXANS LINEBACKER #56 JAY FOREMAN*

    FORMER HOUSTON TEXANS KICK RETURNER #84 JJ MOSES*
    HOUSTON TEXANS CHEERLEADERS
    AND TORO!

    Houston Texans Giveaways!

    Autographs not guaranteed for everyone and signings strictly limited to times listed per appearance. *Celebrities subject to change.

  • Sat., Aug. 23, 2014 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM CDT Houston Texans at Buffalo Wild Wings

    Houston Texans Stampede Tour pres. by Academy Sports + Outdoors

    Stop by Buffalo Wild Wings (3939 Dowlen Rd., Suite 11, Beaumont, TX 77706) from 8-9 PM to meet the Houston Texans during the first half of the Texans vs. Broncos game!

    Stop by for autographs and pictures with:

    FORMER HOUSTON TEXANS LINEBACKER #56 JAY FOREMAN*

    FORMER HOUSTON TEXANS KICK RETURNER #84 JJ MOSES*
    HOUSTON TEXANS CHEERLEADERS
    AND TORO!


    Houston Texans Giveaways!

    Autographs not guaranteed for everyone and signings strictly limited to times listed per appearance. *Celebrities subject to change.
  • Sat., Aug. 23, 2014 8:00 PM CDT Texans at Broncos The Texans travel to Denver to face off against the Broncos.
  • Sun., Aug. 24, 2014 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM CDT Back To Tailgating The Houston Texans are Back to Football so it’s time for you to get Back to Tailgating at the Academy Sports + Outdoors in Pearland on Sun., Aug. 24 from 3-5 PM. Join the Houston Texans Cheerleaders, Ambassadors, TORO & Deep Steel Thunder for this free event.  Also, get tailgating tips for the 2014 season from former H-E-B Tailgaters of the Year!
  • Tue., Aug. 26, 2014 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM CDT Houston Texans Team Luncheon presented by Amegy Bank of Texas The Houston Texans Team Luncheon presented by Amegy Bank of Texas is Tuesday, August 26 at 12 noon.  It’s your chance to have lunch with the entire Texans team, as well as hear from new head coach Bill O’Brien as we get Back to Football and prepare for the 2014 season. 
  • Thu., Aug. 28, 2014 7:00 PM CDT 49ers at Texans The Texans host the 49ers at NRG Stadium.
  • Sat., Aug. 30, 2014 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM CDT AdvoCare Texas Kickoff

    Celebrate the return of college football with a Big Ten and SEC showdown at NRG Stadium, as the LSU Tigers and Wisconsin Badgers square off in the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff on Saturday August 30 at 8pm. Secure yours today by calling 832-667-2390 or at advocare texas kickoff dot com.

  • Sun., Aug. 31, 2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM CDT Kickoff at Kemah Boardwalk Join the Houston Texans Cheerleaders, Ambassadors, TORO, and the Battle Ready Band at the Kickoff at Kemah Boardwalk on Sun., Aug. 31 from 1-3 PM. Bring the entire family for autograph signings, live music, & prize giveaways!
  • Sun., Sep. 14, 2014 8:15 AM - 10:30 AM CDT Houston Texans Running of the Bulls 5K Run/Walk presented by H-E-B Houston Texans Running of the Bulls 5K Run and Walk presented by H-E-B is Sunday, September 14 at NRG Park.  The 5K run/walk and TORO's Kids 1K presented by Aramark will both finish on the floor of NRG Stadium, where the post-race party is with the return of pizza and beer! Also, there is a new course for 2014. Secure your spot before Sept. 8 at 5 PM at HoustonTexans.com.
  • Wed., Nov. 12, 2014 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM CST Bulls & Birdies Golf Tournament supported by Bud Light

    Have you ever dreamed of playing a round of golf with the Houston Texans Cheerleaders cheering you on?  Now’s your chance!  Sign up today at HoustonTexans.com for the annual Bulls and Birdies Golf Tournament supported by Bud Light at Wildcat Golf Club on Wednesday, November 12.

Team

Jonathan Grimes
RB #41
Height:
5-10
Weight:
209
Age:
24
College:
William & Mary
Hometown:
Willingboro, NJ
Experience:
2

Quick Stats (2014 PRE):

CAR
19
YDS
81
AVG
4.3
TDS
0
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesRushingReceivingFumbles
GGSAttYdsAvgLngTDRecYdsAvgLongTDFUMLost
TOTAL 23 79 3.4 12 1 8 83 10.4 31 0 1 1
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 -- --

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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.

CAREER:
Has played in 11 career games with one start. Eight of those games have come in two separate stints with the Texans, including his first career start, in the 2013 season finale at Tennessee (12/29/13)
Has rushed for 79 yards on 23 carries and a touchdown and recorded eight receptions for 83 yards in his career
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

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

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.

CAREER:
Has played in 11 career games with one start. Eight of those games have come in two separate stints with the Texans, including his first career start, in the 2013 season finale at Tennessee (12/29/13)
Has rushed for 79 yards on 23 carries and a touchdown and recorded eight receptions for 83 yards in his career
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

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 Assocated 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

HIGH SCHOOL: 
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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