Posted On: 01/7/20 10:15 PM
With this recruiting profile, we head to Parkers Prairie to chat with 2021 NFN prospect James Grant who is another fullback/linebacker combo much like Gabe Hanninen who we've profiled recently. We chatted with Grant about his season, his recruiting trail, and much more.
Get to Know James Grant
Grant plays linebacker, fullback, punt returner, and special teams for the Panthers of Parkers Prairie. He's a grinder that works hard on his game consistently. He loves hitting people on every play he gets. His biggest strength is his no-fear attitude to up against anyone of any size.
Favorite Part about Linebacker/Fullback
At linebacker, Grant's favorite things are hitting people, getting lots of pressure on the quarterback and being able to drop back in coverage when there is a need. At fullback, his favorites are making key blocks for the Panthers offense as well as catching passes when there is a need for it.
College Interest/Pitch to College Coaches
Grant did have some interest from Minnesota-Crookston before the program was terminated. He stated, "several coaches" have contacted his Parkers Prairie head coach about Grant playing for them at the next level. His pitch to college coaches is his leadership on and off the field