#57 Grant Roberts
Position: Defensive Lineman
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 225
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Wilmington, Del.
High School: Concord
Major: Undeclared
Experience: 1 Letter
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Second-year member of the squad as a walk-on redshirt freshman • moved to defensive tackle from linebacker spot in spring drills • will add solid depth to a defensive line that returns six players with experience • slated as No. 2 tackle behind David Tinsley entering pre-season drills • had two tackles (one for loss) in Blue-White Spring Game. 

Did not see action as a backup linebacker and retained freshman eligibility.

Standout at nearby Concord High School for head coach George Kosanovich • began high school career at Brandywine High School as a freshman before transfer to Concord • three-year starter at Concord where he played defensive end, linebacker, and fullback • led team to three-year mark of 22-11, including a 10-3 mark in 2010 as a sophomore • earned All-State honors at fullback as a senior • earned all-conference honors as a freshman at Brandywine and all-conference laurels as a linebacker and fullback as a junior at Concord • served as student council treasurer.

Grant Charles Roberts • born June 8, 1995 • son of Charles and Germaine Roberts • oldest of three children • has not declared a major at Delaware • would like to work in the sports field after graduation with dream of becoming a general manager • enjoyed playing video games and all sports in his spare time • uncle, Keenan Dorsey, played college football at NCAA Division III power Wesley (Del.) College.

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