Help! Found a bird in my backyard and I don't know what kind it is!

The bird looks like an oversized sparrow or something. it blends in with the floor. I saw it try to jump, but it seems too fat to jump very far.

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Jan 17, 2012
perhaps a young grouse?
by: Anonymous

Looked at google images and maybe this is it

Jan 16, 2012
Northern Bobwhite
by: Susan

Looks like a juvenile Northern Bobwhite.

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