Less Weight and hopefully More Quality Reps/Snaps this season for D.J. Reader(Grimsley HS/Clemson), as he joins the Cincinnati Bengals up front on the defensive line

Posted by Andy Durham on July 20, 2020 at 9:39 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

This post on D.J. Reader, former Grimsley Whirlie, and his new home on the defensive line for the Cincinnati Bengals….D.J. has shed 20 pounds or more, and now that he is lighter, he may be getting more quality reps/snaps, as he settles into his new leadership role, along the front line for the Bengals….. (This …Read the Rest…

D.J. Reader(Grimsley HS) partnering with the United Way:Stepping up to help the local Greensboro Community

Posted by Andy Durham on April 29, 2020 at 2:09 pm under College, High School, Professional, Video | Comments are off for this article

Message from D.J. Reader, former Grimsley High School Whirlie, former Clemson Tiger, former Houston Texan and now current Cincinnati Bengal…..David Reader Jr./D.J. Reader is stepping up to help the local Greensboro Community during this time of the Coronavirus/COVID-19 Pandemic…..Let’s see what D.J. has to say: I’m partnering with United Way of greater Greensboro to give …Read the Rest…


D.J. Reader(Grimsley High School/Clemson) nominated for NFL Walter Payton Man of the Year Award

Posted by Andy Durham on December 13, 2019 at 11:37 am under College, High School, Professional | Read the First Comment

David Reader Jr., known around town/Greensboro as D.J. Reader, and the former Grimsley Whirlie is up for the NFL’s Walter Payton “Man of the Year Award”… CLICK HERE for the video of D.J. Reader being nominated for the NFL Man of the Year Award, with his media interview coming in from the Houston Texans…. D..J. …Read the Rest…

Guilford County’s own DJ Reader(Houston Texans/Grimsley HS/Clemson) bringing FREE Football Camp and Community Day to Grimsley HS, on Saturday June 22

Posted by Press Release on June 3, 2019 at 11:29 am under High School | Comments are off for this article

This year Greensboro’s own, Houston Texan Nose Tackle DJ Reader (Grimsley High School) will be holding his 4th Annual Football Fundamentals Camp and Inaugural Community Day. The events are to take place June 22, 2019 at Grimsley Senior High School. Activities for the camp will begin at 11am. (Camp 11am-3pm) Immediately following the camp at …Read the Rest…

D.J. Reader/David Reader Jr. former Grimsley Whirlies’ football, basketball and baseball player and collegiate football player for the Clemson Tigers and now nose tackle for the Houston Texans, Well D.J. is also now a professional steer-roper/cowboy

Posted by Andy Durham on March 10, 2019 at 4:28 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Check out D.J. Reader, the Grimsley Whirlies’ football player in the Fall, center on basketball team in the Winter, and third baseman, pitcher, first baseman for the baseball team in the Spring and then it was on to Clemson, where he played in the NCAA Football National Championship Game, and now he has settled in …Read the Rest…


D.J. Reader(Houston Texans/Clemson Tigers/Grimsley Whirlies) will be at NewBridge Bank Park this Saturday June 25 for meet and greet

Posted by Andy Durham on June 15, 2016 at 4:44 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Join us Saturday June 25th at 7pm at New Bridge Bank Park (Grasshoppers Stadium) for the Dj Reader Meet & Greet. Gates open at 6pm; Dj Reader, Greensboro native currently of the Houston Texans will be signing photos and taking pictures with community! Everyone please come out and support The Greensboro Grasshoppers on this wonderful …Read the Rest…

D.J. Reader(Grimsley HS/Clemson) to the Houston Texans:Defensive Lineman goes in Round 5 to the NFL

Posted by Andy Durham on April 30, 2016 at 4:21 pm under College, High School, Professional | 6 Comments to Read

David Reader Jr./D.J. Reader goes in the 5th Round with Pick #27 and Pick #166 overall to the Houston Texans…Congratulations to D.J. from Grimsley High School, the 336(Always dial first)/Gate City and the Clemson Tigers….Headed to the NFL and D.J. said back on Thursday it he would be going somewhere between the 3rd and 5th …Read the Rest…