Uriah Grant
Uriah Grant


Miramar, Fla.

High School:

Last College:
Eastern Kentucky/Fullerton CC

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 298




Ole Miss Football Spring Review

Rebels Gear Up For 2013 Fall Season


Five Rebels Sign With NFL Teams

More Rebels Could Sign In The Coming Days


Important Fan Info For Egg Bowl Weekend

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Rebels Start Fast, But Fall At No. 6 Georgia

Ole Miss Falls To 5-4 Overall, 2-3 SEC


Hugh Freeze Press Conference: 08.27

Rebels Host Central Arkansas

2012: Played in 11 games with four starts at DT ... Finished the year with 29 tackles ... 2nd on team with 5.0 sacks, 6th on team with 7.0 TFLs ... Helped Ole Miss lead all SEC teams and rank fourth in the nation in TFLs (7.9/game) and rank second in the SEC and 11th nationally in sacks (2.9/game) ... Earned second letter ... vs. Central Arkansas (9/1): Tallied 1.0 sack for a loss of 5 yards ... vs. UTEP (9/8): Recorded four tackles (one solo) with 1.0 TFL in start ... vs. #12 Texas (9/15): Recorded four tackles and a QB hurry in start ... vs. Texas A&M (10/6): Recorded a tackle ... vs. Auburn (10/13): Made four tackles ... at Arkansas (10/27): Made five tackles (three solo), including a TFL, in start ... at #6 Georgia (11/3): Posted five tackles (one solo), including a sack for 8.0 yards in a start ... vs. Vanderbilt (11/10): Had one assisted tackle and a QB hurry ... at #7 LSU (11/17): Posted a sack for a loss of nine yards ... vs. #24 Mississippi State (11/24): Assisted on a tackle ... BBVA Compass Bowl vs. Pitt (1/5): Recorded a career-high two sacks ... 2011: Played in 11 games with seven starts ... Posted 22 tackles with 2.0 TFLs and 1.0 sacks ... Earned first letter ... vs. BYU (9/3): Earned the starting nod at nose tackle in his first game with the Rebels ... Totaled three tackles (one solo) ... vs. Southern Illinois (9/10): Recorded one tackle (TFL) and a QB hurry in start ... at Vanderbilt (9/17): Posted three stops (two solo) in start ... vs. Georgia (9/24): Posted a career-high seven tackles (three solo), with 0.5 TFL and 0.5 sack ... at Fresno State (10/1): Recorded four tackles (two solo) and forced a fumble ... vs. Alabama (10/15): Started but did not record a tackle ... vs. Arkansas (10/22): Made first start at defensive end, finishing with one assisted tackle and a quarterback hurry ... at Auburn (10/29): Had one quarterback hurry in start ... at Kentucky (11/5): Finished with two tackles (one solo), including 0.5 TFL on an assisted sack ... vs. Louisiana Tech (11/12): Recorded one solo tackle ... JUNIOR COLLEGE: Rated the No. 50 junior college player in the nation by Rivals.com ... Received first team All-Conference honors from the California Community College Football Coaches Association as a sophomore ... Posted 42 tackles, 17.0 TFLs and 6.0 sacks last season ... Coached in junior college by Tim Byrnes ... EASTERN KENTUCKY: Recorded 17 tackles, 5.0 TFLs and 2.0 QB sacks in 10 games in 2009 ... Transferred to EKU after redshirting at West Virginia in 2008 ... HIGH SCHOOL: Originally signed with Wake Forest in the Class of 2007 but did not attend ... Ranked by Rivals.com as the No. 55 defensive tackle nationally and the 97th-best player in Florida ... Rated as the 71st-best defensive tackle by ESPN.com and No. 91 defensive end by Scout.com ... A two-time All-Broward County selection ... Posted 85 tackles as a senior with 14 sacks, a blocked field goal, four forced fumbles, one interception and 10 QB knockdowns ... As a junior, finished with 60 tackles and 14 sacks ... Invited to play in North-South All-Star Game ... Won back-to-back district championships ... Coached by Mike Palmeri ... PERSONAL: Son of former IBF and IBO Cruiserweight Champion Uriah "Bossman" Grant and Dorothy Grant ... Born: March 22, 1989 ... Graduated in December 2012 with a degree in General Studies.

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