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| Grimes will likely be the backup passing down back to enter the year. He has been fairly productive with limited opportunities over the past three years, averaging 4.4 yards per carry and 8.8 yards per catch. He is good in a reserve role and could be a handy mid-season pickup should an injury or two provide him with more playing time. The small and speedy fourth round pick out of San Jose State, Tyler Ervin, provides competition for Grimes as a third-down specialist. Ervin should get a crack at helping in the return game and may force his way into special packages, including the hurry up offense if he can flash in camp.
| Lamar Miller may sit tonight|
Expected to play Week 17
By: Mike Krueger | Sat Dec 24, 8:30 am
|#Texans RB Lamar Miller (ankle), who didn't practice this week, is iffy at best for tonight, sources say, He should be good for Week 17, tho (Ian Rapoport on Twitter)|
FFToday's Take: Miller has been banged for some time now but has gutted through the last few weeks, often making multiple trips to the sidelines during games. If he's inactive in tonight's game against the Bengals, Alfred Blue, Akeem Hunt and Jonathan Grimes should form a committee approach at running back.