Steve Grant
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Personal information
Date of birth: (1969-12-23) December 23, 1969 (age 50)
Place of birth: Miami, Florida
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 230 lb (104 kg)
Career information
College: West Virginia
NFL Draft: 1992 / Round: 10 / Pick: 253
Debuted in 1992 for the Indianapolis Colts
Career history
Career highlights and awards
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Career NFL statistics as of 1997
Games played     83
Games started     47
Tackles     233
Sacks     3.0
Interceptions     1
Fumble recoveries     6
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Stephen Mitchell "Steve" Grant (born December 23, 1969) is a former American football linebacker for the West Virginia Mountaineers and Indianapolis Colts in the National Football League. Grant is currently the chaplain for the Texas Tech University football program in Lubbock, Texas.

Professional careerEdit

Grant was selected by the Indianapolis Colts in the 1992 NFL Draft and briefly played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 1997[citation needed]. Grant was the Colt's Hard Nose Player of the Year in 1994, when he recorded a fumble recovery. In 1995, Grant started all 16 games of the season and recorded his first career professional interception. Injuries ended Grant's career early in 1997 however, after spending six seasons in the NFL.


"I was stumbling through life, wondering who I was; trying to find myself through fame, money, power, women. It wasn't until I accepted Jesus Christ as my Lord and Savior that everything became clear, and I finally became who I was destined to be." - Reverse side of a football card he passes out at schools he speaks to.

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