Richie Grant

Richie Grant

Height/Weight: 6' 0"/200 lbs
College: UCF
Draft: 2021 2nd round (8th pick) by the
  • Moscow-Pullman Daily News, Moscow, Idaho

    Former Idaho standout Elliss earns first big NFL contract

    Mar. 23—There are few communities aware of just how talented the former University of Idaho linebacker Kaden Elliss is. The Atlanta Falcons knew. It's a reason why they inked the fourth-year pro to his first long-term deal March 16 when the 27-year-old signed a three-year, $21.5 million contract. "It actually started kind of slow," Elliss told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. "My agent didn't ...


    Exclusive: Free agency recap with Terry Fontenot

    The quarterback room with Taylor Heinicke The first word Fontenot used to describe Heinicke was "moxy." He's got it. He's someone who has taken advantage of every opportunity he's gotten throughout his career. He's been an important backup for Washington over the last few years and he's someone Fontenot said the Falcons know has the talent to compete. He also has the talent to push Desmond Ridder, something Heinicke said when he signed with the Falcons last week that he's fully planning to do. It was Heinicke who confirmed he was Ridder's backup in 2023. "They drafted (Ridder) high last year for a reason. They believe in him for a reason," Heinicke said. "He showed some good film last year and


    Eight NFL Teams That Improved the Most During Free Agency

    It can be hard to tell which NFL teams win in March, but these are the eight squads that should see results on the field thanks to what they've done this month. Winning in March can come in various forms for NFL teams. There's always that one team that splurges during the first week of free agency and revamps its roster because it has a ton of cap space, but that often means it wasn't a good team the previous season. In the Bengals' case, they made one big move, with the addition of left tackle Orlando Brown Jr. That one win in March might help Cincinnati get the ultimate win in February, as the team is a top contender for Super Bowl LVIII in Las Vegas.