Cie Grant

Cie Grant
Cie Grant
Date of birth: November 27, 1979 (1979-11-27) (age 31)
Place of birth: Dover, Ohio
Career information
Position(s): Linebacker
College: Ohio State University
NFL Draft: 2003 / Round: 3 / Pick: 22
 As player:
2003–2006 New Orleans Saints

Willie "Cie" Grant (born November 27, 1979 in Dover, Ohio) is a former American football linebacker in the National Football League for the New Orleans Saints and is currently a free agent.[1][2] He played college football at Ohio State University. During the final fourth down play in the 2003 Fiesta Bowl, a blitzing Grant applied quick pressure on Miami quarterback Ken Dorsey, forcing an incompletion and clinching the BCS National Championship.[3][4] He graduated from New Philadelphia High School in 1998. While at NPHS he participated in numerous sports as well as performing with Delphian Chorale, the high school's select choir.[citation needed]