New Orleans Saints
Name  Charles Grant
Born  9/3/1978
Height  6-3
Weight  285
College  Georgia
10/19/2010 2:05:00 PM
Description: The Bears have released Grant.
Insight: Grant was signed by the Bears earlier this month, but he did not appear in a game for them. (
10/5/2010 4:02:00 PM
Description: Sean Jensen of the Chicago Sun Times reports, via Twitter, that the Bears are "working to sign" Grant.
Insight: Grant is currently property of the UFL's Omaha Nighthawks, so he will have to get out of that contract before he can be signed. Tuesday's release of Mark Anderson may suggest the Bears are confident it can get done. (
3/4/2010 7:39:00 PM
Description: Grant has been released by the Saints.
Insight: Grant is coming off a torn triceps, and that coupled with disappointing production made this an easy decision. (
2/24/2010 7:02:00 PM
Description: Jeff Duncan of the New Orleans Times Picayune says he would be "surprised" if Grant returns as a starter next season.
Insight: Grant has torn his triceps in back-to-back seasons and has not topped six sacks since 2004. He also will turn 32 before the season starts. (
2/11/2010 11:24:00 AM
Description: The New Orleans Time Picayune reports Grant (triceps) is a candidate to be released this offseason if he does not take a pay cut.
Insight: Grant is coming off triceps surgery, and is due to make $4 million in 2010. Add that to declining production and his age (32 in September) and he is a prime candidate to be released by the Saints this offseason. (
1/5/2010 2:26:00 PM
Description: According to the New Orleans Times Picayune, Grant (triceps) has been placed on injured reserve with a torn triceps muscle.
Insight: Grant's loss definitely hurts the Saints' defense for their playoff run. (