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Carl Grimes
Carl Grimes

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Detroit, Mich.

High School:
St. Martin De Porres

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 184

Position:
WR

Birthdate:
10/05/1985

Experience:
2L


Career Stats

Fourth-year player will bid for playing time at wide receiver in 2007 . . . AS A SOPHOMORE: Appeared in eight games . . . had four catches for 22 yards . . . had career-best two grabs for 12 yards vs. Northwestern . . . AS A FRESHMAN: Saw action in eight games in 2005 (DNP vs. Ohio State, Purdue and Penn State) . . . had two catches for 13 yards (6.5 avg.), including a 12-yard grab from Brian Hoyer in the fourth quarter vs. Indiana . . . 2004 SEASON: Granted a medical redshirt after missing the last 10 games of the 2004 season with a foot injury . . . named Scout Team Offensive Player of the Week vs. Michigan . . . made his only appearance in the 2004 home opener vs. Central Michigan . . . HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: SuperPrep and PrepStar All-American . . . ranked among the nation's top skill athletes by SuperPrep (No. 5) . . . named to SuperPrep's and Prep Football Report's All-Midwest Teams . . . listed among the Midwest's top prospects by SuperPrep (No. 20) and Prep Football Report (No. 29) . . . rated among the state's top 10 seniors by the Lansing State Journal (No. 5), The Detroit News (No. 6) and Detroit Free Press (No. 9) . . . three-year starter for Coach Greg Carter at St. Martin De Porres High School in Detroit . . . all-state selection in 2003 . . . selected for The Detroit News All-Detroit and All-Metro Teams . . . accounted for nearly 1,200 all-purpose yards in 2003 despite missing five games with a bruised foot . . . caught 28 passes for 514 yards (18.4 avg.) and five touchdowns in 2003 while helping the Eagles to a 12-2 record and the Division 8 state championship . . . rushed for 614 yards on 69 carries (8.9 avg.) as a senior . . . produced 1,760 all-purpose yards and 15 TDs in 2002 . . . gained 921 yards and scored nine rushing TDs as a junior . . . had 839 receiving yards and six TD catches in 2002 . . . ran the anchor leg for two Division 4 state champion relay teams (400 and 800) in 2004 . . . all-state sprinter won the 2003 Division 4 100-meter title . . . runs 4.4 in the 40 . . . son of Janice Grimes . . . born Oct. 5, 1985 . . . majoring in advertising.