JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Sharks announced today that quarterback Tommy Grady signed with the Jacksonville Sharks for his ninth year of arena football and fourth season with the Jacksonville Sharks.
Grady (6’7”, 250) started the first six games last season for the Sharks before suffering a foot injury against the Monterrey Steel to end his season. Prior to injury, Grady threw 71 completions for 1060 yards and 23 touchdowns. Grady only had one interception, earned NAL Offensive Player of the Week twice and was on his way to becoming the NAL MVP before being injured.
During Grady’s eight year career he has completed 2,864 passes for 33,068 yards and 724 touchdowns.The 6’7 quarterback earned Offensive MVP in 2012 with Utah Blaze and has won many awards throughout his career including Offensive Player of the Year and First Team All-Arena Honors. The Sharks star quarterback played for the Oklahoma City Yard Dawgz (2010), Utah Blaze (2011-13) and Pittsburgh Power (2014) before joining the Sharks in 2015.
Grady began his collegiate career at the University of Oklahoma before transferring to the University of Utah. Grady is a native of Huntington Beach, California and currently resides in Jacksonville.
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