Kelly Griffin
69
Kelly Griffin

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Irving, Texas

High School:
MacArthur High School

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 310

Position:
NT

Experience:
3L


2010: Started the opening eight games before a season-ending injury in the Oct. 23 Air Force contest ... returned to practice prior to the Rose Bowl and was dressed out for the game ... recorded a sack in the 45-10 win over Baylor ... also had tackles for losses against SMU and Wyoming.

2009: Started all 13 games ... tied for fifth on the team with 5 ½ tackles for loss ... totaled a season-high five tackles, including a half sack, in the 55-28 win over Utah ... had four tackles, including two for loss, in the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl ... also posted four stops in victories over Clemson, Air Force and UNLV ... recorded two tackles for loss against Texas State ... recovered a fumble at BYU ... closed the regular season with three stops, including one for loss, and a pass breakup versus New Mexico.

2008: Played in 11 of 13 games ... had a tackle for loss as part of two stops in the 67-7 win over Stephen F. Austin ... recorded two tackles in the 44-14 win at UNLV.

2007: An honorable-mention Freshman All-American by The Sporting News ... became the first true freshman to start in the seven-year Gary Patterson head-coaching era ... started all 13 games ... totaled a season-best three stops, all solo, in week two at Texas ... recorded a tackle for a loss at Wyoming and BYU ... also broke up a pass against the Cowboys ... had five games with multiple tackles.

High School: A first-team all-district selection and a second-team pick on the Reebok Super Team ...totaled 75 tackles, including 15 for a loss, with five sacks and five fumble recoveries as a junior ... named MacArthur's Defensive Sophomore of the Year ... recorded 62 stops his sophomore year with 10 of those tackles behind the line of scrimmage ... posted two sacks and two recovered fumbles ... also a track & field standout ... won the district championship in the shot put ... a regional track qualifier.

Personal: Parents are Kelly Gray and Felicia Griffin ... pursuing a degree in computer information science.


    Cook Children's Albertsons
    Pepsi