Representatives from 17 NFL teams were present for Tulane’s pro day on Friday, when 10 Green Wave players and around 20 others from area small schools worked out indoors on FieldTurf at the facility of the New Orleans Saints. Ryan Grant, WR (6-foot 1/2, 194 pounds) — Grant — who was at the NFL Scouting Combine — ran the 40-yard dash in 4.52 and 4.50 seconds. Grant’s position skills are impressive; he’s a really good route runner and has very good hands. Grant is a likely third-day selection in the 2014 NFL Draft, probably in the lower rounds. Cairo Santos, K (5-8 1/2, 161) — Santos booted six kickoffs into the end zone, and then converted 8 of 8 field […]
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Has the injury to Washington Redskins running back Roy Helu cemented Alfred Morris’ status atop the depth chart?
New Raiders coach Dennis Allen told the San Jose Mercury News that he thinks Darren McFadden can be a workhorse running back in 2012.
Posted: Thursday, February 2nd, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Ahmad Bradshaw, Brandon Jacobs, Green Bay Packers, Indianapolis Colts, James Starks, New York Giants, Pierre Garcon, Reggie Wayne, Ryan Grant
With the Packers not expected to pursue Ryan Grant in the offseason, James Starks is poised to take over as Green Bay’s featured back next season.
Posted: Tuesday, January 10th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Buddy Nix, Buffalo Bills, C.J. Spiller, Fred Jackson, Green Bay Packers, James Starks, Kansas City Chiefs, Kyle Orton, Matt Cassel, Romeo Crennel, Ryan Grant
James Starks’ status for this weekend’s game against the Giants is still up in the air. But that’s probably a good thing for Playoff Challenge owners, since the matchup isn’t an advantageous one.
As James Starks struggles to recover from an ankle injury, Ryan Grant has a chance to help fantasy owners in a big way against Kansas City.
Posted: Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011 | jasonfsmith1 Tags: Blog Log Blog, Benjarvus Green-Ellis, Carolina Panthers, Danny Woodhead, DeAngelo Williams, Delone Carter, Donald Brown, Green Bay Packers, Indianapolis Colts, James Starks, John Kuhn, Jonathan Stewart, Joseph Addai, Mark Ingram, Montario Hardesty, New England Patriots, Reggie Bush, Roy Helu, Ryan Grant, Ryan Torain, Stevan Ridley, Washington Redskins
With featured fantasy running backs in short supply, Jason Smith runs down some of the league’s RB committees to determine who the best options are going forward.
A split in the Packers’ backfield will be a pain for fantasy players — at least for now.
Ryan Grant had to make sacrifices to earn his roster spot this year, but it may not guarantee him featured back status.
Despite a reports that says his roster spot could be in danger, I still think Ryan Grant is the Packers running back to target in drafts.
Mark Ingram is one of the top rookie runners to target in fantasy drafts. But if you think he’s in line for a true featured role, you’ll likely be disappointed.
Ryan Grant expects to be the Packers’ No. 1 running back this season, but the emergence of James Starks has damaged his fantasy appeal.
The dreaded RBBC now looks likely to be heading to Green Bay, where Ryan Grant and James Starks will battle for carries.
CB Charles Woodson, FB John Kuhn, RB Ryan Grant and president/CEO Mark Murphy took in some team history on Broadway last night when they attended “Lombardi” based on Pulitzer Prize winning author David Maraniss’ biography on the original Super Bowl winning Packers coach.
Posted: Thursday, December 16th, 2010 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Adrian Peterson, Andre Johnson, Antonio Gates, Arian Foster, Ben Tate, Chris Johnson, Darren McFadden, DeAngelo Williams, frank gore, Joe Webb, Michael Vick, Peyton Hillis, Peyton Manning, Randy Moss, Ray Rice, Ryan Grant
If you landed Arian Foster or Peyton Hillis, chances are you’re in the playoff hunt.