|Hometown:||Powder Springs, Ga.|
|High School:||McEachern HS|
|Other College:||Georgia Tech|
2015 — The converted quarterback came off the bench to contribute in six games in the defensive secondary and on special teams, accumulating a season-high three tackles (one unassisted) against Utah in his most extensive play of the year (36 snaps) . . . Made his collegiate debut in the season opener vs. Eastern Washington . . . Was credited with his first collegiate stop (one unassisted) and a pass breakup the third week of the season against Georgia State . . . Demonstrated a better understanding of the position with additional reps during the 2016 off-season workouts, including five tackles (four unassisted) and an interception in the Spring Game.
2014 — Sat out the season due to NCAA requirements after transferring from Georgia Tech . . . Spent the year gaining a grasp of the Oregon offense while concentrating his efforts on quarterbacking the scout team . . . Completed four of 12 passes for 67 yards, throwing one touchdown and one interception in the 2015 Spring Game . . . Added 15 yards on eight carries.
BEFORE OREGON — Redshirted his only season at Georgia Tech while running the scout team . . . The dual-threat quarterback earned all-region MVP and all-Cobb County acclaim in his lone season at McEachern High School under head coach Kyle Hochman . . . Captained the 2012 squad while rushing for 1,149 yards and 19 touchdowns . . . Also completed 23 of 39 passes for 399 yards and three touchdowns for the Indians . . . The all-round athlete also was an AAU national javelin champion.
PERSONAL —Major: General Social Science
GRIFFIN'S CAREER BESTS
Tackles: 3, Utah, 9/26/15
Pass break ups: 1, Georgia State, 09/19/15