GreenBay100 player resume: Packers running back and kickoff/punt returner Billy Grimes

Positions: Running back, kickoff and punt returner
Tenure: 1950-52

Key regular season career statistics:
- 145 rushes
- 662 rushing yards
- 4.0 yards per rush
- 6 rushing touchdowns
- 32 receptions
- 431 receiving yards
- 13.5 yards per reception
- 2 receiving touchdowns
- 1093 yards from scrimmage
- 13.2 yards per punt return
- 2 punt return touchdowns
- 23.9 yards per kickoff return

Full list of running back candidates: Anderson, Donny | Bennett, Edgar | Brock, Lou | Canadeo, Tony | Carmichael, Al | Forte, Bob | Grant, Ryan | Green, Ahman | Grimes, Billy | Hornung, Paul | Janowski, Ed | Johnston, Swede | Lacy, Eddie | Lambeau, Curly | Laws, Joe | Levens, Dorsey | Lewellen, Verne | Mathys, Charlie | McNally, Johnny (Blood) | Middleton, Terdell | Monnett, Bobby | Montgomery, Ty | Moore, Tom | Pitts, Elijah | Uram, Andy

Full list of kickoff and punt return candidates: Adderley, Herb | Blackmon, Will | Brooks, Robert | Carmichael, Al | Cobb, Randall | Davenport, Najeh | Ellis, Ken | Grimes, Billy | Hampton, Dave | Howard, Desmond | Hyde, Micah | Moore, Tom | Odom, Steve | Preston, Roell | Staggers, Jon | Switzer, Veryl | Williams, Tramon | Williams, Travis | Wood, Willie

Honors:
- Led NFL
  - 1950: All-purpose yards, yards per punt return, punt return touchdowns
- Two Pro Bowls (1950-51)
- Packers top 5 rankings
  - 1st in highest punt return average for a season (19.14)
  - 1st (tie) in most seasons leading league in punt return touchdowns (1, 1950)
  - 2nd in highest career punt return average (13.24)
  - 2nd in most punt return touchdowns for a season (2)
  - 3rd in highest yards per rush for a season (5.71, 1950)
  - 4th (tie) in most career punt return touchdowns (2)
  - 4th (tie) in most combined kickoff/punt return touchdowns for a season (2, 1950)
  - 5th in most combined net yards gained for a season (1,896 in 1950)

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