Janarion Grant

Janarion Grant

IG: @speedygrant84

Winnipeg Blue Bombers- WR/KR

Janarion spent the 2019 season in the CFL with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. He made a huge impact as a return specialist, helping the franchise capture the Grey Cup. He finished the season leading the CFL in punt return average for all players who played 7 or more games with 14.4 yds per return. Janarion had 3 punt returns for Touchdowns and a missed kick two point conversion returned for a Touchdown.

Janarion exploded onto the scene for the Baltimore Ravens as returner and wide receiver securing one of the coveted roster spots on the 53 man roster as an undrafted free agent. He commenced his journey in the NFL as a tryout player for the Ravens in rookie minicamp. Based on his play in minicamp he was invited to training camp and earned the job as the punt and kick returner for the Ravens.

Janarion was a standout returner and receiver for Rutgers University. He finished his Rutgers career as their all-time leader in Kickoff Return Yardage. He also tied the NCAA record for combined kick return touchdowns with eight. Janarion finished his collegiate career with 2,857 return yards. As a receiver, Janarion finished his collegiate career with 1,062 yards and 2 touchdowns. Janarion also garnered 4 rushing touchdowns on 344 yards.

After graduating for Rutgers University, RSR coordinated his training at IMG Academy in Bradenton, FL. IMG was key for Janarion to heal his body from a grueling college career and the opportunity to work with former NFL Receiver Coach Larry Kirsey. RSR’s plan for Janarion set him up for his success with the Baltimore Ravens. RSR also negotiated a trading card deal with Panini.