Jets sign RB Grimes

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Running back Jonathan Grimes was signed by the Jets off Houston's practice squad.

An undradted rookie out of William & Mary, Grimes signed with the Texans in May but didn't make the 53-man roster to open the season and was signed to the team's practice squad. He rushed for 130 yards on 28 carries during the preseason.

Grimes is William & Mary's all-time leader in rushing yards (4,541), all-purpose yards (7,955), kickoff return yards (2,289) and rushing attempts (936) and earned 11 all-conference honors, the most in Colonial Athletic Association history.
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