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Anthony Grant

Anthony Grant - Football - Florida State Seminoles

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Running Back
Buford, Ga.
high school


Redshirted 2019 season.


Appeared in all 12 games, serving as primary kick returner…led Florida State with 11 kick returns for 247 yards, an average of 22.5 yards per return…also rushed five times and added nine tackles on special teams…kick return yards ranked fourth among ACC’s true freshmen…recorded 101 yards on season-high four kickoff returns in 36-26 win vs. Samford…kick return yards total vs. Bulldogs ranked as third-highest single-game output in ACC during 2018 season…returned two kickoffs for 31 yards at Syracuse…made first collegiate tackle and registered 24-yard kickoff return in 37-19 win vs. Northern Illinois…recorded solo tackle in 28-24 victory at Louisville…made season-high two tackles and had 29-yard kickoff return vs. No. 17 Miami…recorded 30-yard kickoff return and one tackle in 38-17 win vs. Wake Forest…totaled 32 yards on two kickoff returns and had one yard rushing vs. No. 2 Clemson…made two tackles in 22-21 victory vs. No. 22 Boston College…ended season with two solo tackles vs. No. 13 Florida.


Explosive playmaker rated as a four-star athlete by Rivals … ranked as the No. 20 athlete and No. 34 prospect in Georgia by Rivals…rated a three-star running back by ESPN and 247Sports…an ironman athlete, spending significant time on both sides of the ball … as a senior, helped lead Buford to district title and appearance in the AAAAA state semifinals before finishing with 11-2 record … named first-team AAAAA all-state athlete by the Georgia Sports Writers Association … named AAAAA all-state at linebacker by the Atlanta Journal Constitution … voted the All-Region 8 Georgia AAAAA Player of the Year by the league’s coaches … displays tremendous strength with the ability to drive through defenders … selected Florida State over other finalist Tennessee.