Walter Grant (84) Days Until Football

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Walter Grant (84) Days Until Football

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Career High
* 4 tackles vs. Missouri, 2018

2018:  Started at SLB in eight of 14 games and finished with 21 total tackles…credited with four stops at Missouri…had two tackles vs. Georgia Tech that included a tackle for loss, as well as a QB pressure…had three stops vs. Austin Peay…had a pass breakup vs. Vanderbilt…had a pair of tackles vs. Auburn…one of three winners of the Charley Trippi Award (most versatile) at team’s post-season awards gala.

2017: Played in all 15 games, with nine total stops, including 2.5 for lost yardage and three QB pressures…made two assisted tackles vs. Mississippi State…had one tackle for a loss of four yards vs. Samford…at Notre Dame made two solo tackles with one tackle for a loss of three yards…made one tackle in first collegiate game at Appalachian State…recipient of the Porter Otis Payne scholarship.

High School: Cairo, coached by Tom Fallaw…PrepStar Magazine 4-star prospect, #219 overall player nationally and Top 350 All-American…ESPN.com 4-star prospect, #5 inside linebacker nationally and #22 overall prospect in Georgia…Rivals.com 3-star prospect, #17 inside linebacker nationally and #39 overall prospect in Georgia…247Sports.com 4-star prospect, #13 outside linebacker nationally, #200 overall prospect nationally and #21 overall prospect in Georgia…Scout.com 4-star prospect, #6 outside linebacker nationally and #100 overall prospect nationally…Dawg Post #9 overall prospect in Georgia…Atlanta Journal-Constitution 2016 All-State Class AAAA Player of the Year and All-State Class AAAA defense…Georgia Sportswriters Association 2016 All-State Class AAAA honorable mention… A two-way player at Cairo, posted 512 rushing yards on 82 carries with seven touchdowns in addition to 3.5 sacks and an interception in 2016…led team to an 11-2 record and a trip to the state quarterfinals in 2016.

Walter Grant (84)
Walter Grant (84)

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Greg is closing in on 11 years writing about and photographing UGA sports. While often wrong and/or out of focus, it has been a long, strange trip full of fun and new friends.