OUTLOOK: Terry Grant returns to the Crimson Tide offensive backfield for his junior campaign in 2009 ... an explosive running back with excellent pass catching skills out of the backfield ... is the 49th player in Alabama history to rush for 1,000 yards in his career ... now has 1,001 yards on 217 career carries ... has played in 28 career games, making nine starts ... tallied 891 yards and eight touchdowns as UA's starting running back as a redshirt freshman in 2007 ... named the Tide's Johnny Musso Offensive Back Award winner for 2009 spring practice ... a two-time SEC Academic Honor Roll selection.
2008 (SOPHOMORE): Grant rushed the ball 35 times for 88 yards in 2008 with one touchdown ... also a big contributor on special teams with three tackles, including two solo stops ... part-time starter at kickoff returner and had three returns for 17.3 yards per return ... earned Academic All-SEC honors during the fall of 2008. Clemson: Grant saw limited playing time in the opener ... carried the ball four times for minus-3 yards ... also had one assisted tackle on special teams. Tulane: He garnered four more carries against the Green Wave. Western Kentucky: Grant turned in his best game of the year with 39 yards on eight carries with an eight-yard touchdown run. Arkansas: He produced his best numbers of the 2008 season with 32 yards on 10 carries at Arkansas ... also caught two passes for five yards ... had one solo tackle on special teams. Georgia: Grant logged one special teams tackle on the kickoff coverage team ... did not get a carry at tailback. Kentucky: He returned one kickoff 17 yards against the Wildcats. Mississippi: Grant returned one kickoff for 17 yards against the Rebels. Tennessee: He carried the ball four times for 11 yards in the fourth quarter ... had a long rush of eight yards to pick up a first down and run out the game clock. Arkansas State: Grant carried the ball two times for minus-2 yards vs. the Red Wolves. LSU: He saw only special teams action vs. LSU. Mississippi State: Grant played on special teams but did not record any statistics. Auburn: He rushed seven times for 11 yards, becoming the 49th player in school history to rush for 1,000 yards in his career. Florida: Grant saw action on special teams vs. the Gators in the SEC Championship Game. Sugar Bowl vs. Utah: He played on special teams, but did not record any statistics.
2007 (FRESHMAN): The team's leading rusher who started in nine of 13 games on the season ... had 180 carries for 891 yards on the season, both records for freshmen running backs at Alabama ... rushed for eight touchdowns, another UA freshman record, and scored nine touchdowns on the season ... earned SEC Freshman of the Week honors in each of the first three games of the season against Western Carolina, Vanderbilt and Arkansas ... had three 100-yard rushing games on the season ... best game came at Vanderbilt when he rushed for a career-high 173 yards on 24 carries ... accounted for 90 of the team's 96 yards in the third and fourth quarters that put the game away ... capped off that drive with a 2-yard touchdown run with 14:19 to play in the game ... scored the first touchdown of the season on the first play from scrimmage with a 47-yard run against Western Carolina ... finished the WCU game with 134 yards on 18 carries and three touchdowns, tying for the third-best opening-day rushing effort in UA history ... had his third 100-yard game in the 41-17 win over Tennessee, with 26 carries for 104 yards ... scored a touchdown on an 8-yard draw play to give the Tide a 21-point lead in the fourth quarter and caught his first career touchdown pass earlier in the game against the Vols ... ran for 96 yards on 20 carries against Arkansas ... accounted for 96 rushing yards with a touchdown on 21 attempts against Louisiana Monroe and had two catches for 24 yards in the game ... had 11 carries for 80 yards against Georgia ... rushed for 75 yards on 19 attempts at Mississippi State ... also has 24 catches for 152 yards and a touchdown on the season, including a season-high 38 yards on three catches against Florida State ... named coaches Offensive Co-Player of the Week in the Western Carolina and Tennessee games.
2006 (REDSHIRT): Played in three games ... had two carries for 22 yards against Louisiana Monroe, including a 19-yard run ... missed the final nine games of the season with an injury and earned a medical redshirt year.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: A highly-recruited prep from Lumberton High School ... came within two touchdowns of tying the Mississippi record for touchdowns, finishing with 113 in his career ... ran for 2,700 yards and 36 touchdowns as a senior en route to Mississippi Mr. Football accolades ... All-State honoree as a senior ... also played baseball and ran track ... National Honor Society member who graduated with honors ... full name is Terry O'Neal Grant ... born March 3, 1987.