12 He hauled in two catches for 26 yards against Pittsburgh, setting a new school record for receptions by a freshmen tight end in a single season during the game.
In his senior year, Griffen recorded 77 tackles, 16 sacks and a fumble recovery as a defensive end and ran for 1,251 yards on 159 carries (7.9 avg.) with 20 touchdowns and had 6 receptions with 2 touchdowns as a running back."Everson Griffen arrested twice in three days".Stites, Adam (December 9, 2013)."Vikings' Everson Griffen is man of the house, on and off field".45 2013 season edit Rudolph had his promising season cut short by injury after hauling in 30 catches for 313 yards and three touchdowns in the opening eight games of the season.39 In week 3, he had a career-best two touchdown catches in the Vikings' win at San Francisco, matching the Vikings single-game best by a tight end.Ted Miller, Griffen ready to leave his mark on Pac-10 QBs, m, May 2, 2008, Accessed May 4, 2008.He posted a picture on Instagram of the two of them working out together last week, and Sloter commented: Name a more iconic duo.Retrieved September 26, 2018.26 2012 season edit After a quiet performance early in the 2012 season, he came on strong late in the season, posting.0 sacks, one interception returned for a touchdown, and 16 quarterback hurries in the final seven games.12 In his sophomore year in 2008, Griffen was USC's pass rush specialist as a backup defensive end.FB ACT 5'11" 235 7/22/1993 3 Augustana (S.D.) 41 Harris, Anthony DB ACT 6'1" 202 10/9/1991 5 Virginia Hikutini, Cole TE ACT 6'4" governor of poker 3 tipps 247 6/11/1994 2 Louisville 24 Hill, Holton DB ACT 6'2" 196 3/28/1997 2 Texas 69 Hill, Rashod OT ACT 6'6" 313 1/12/1992."Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Minnesota Vikings - September 18th, 2011".Rudolph's reception was Minnesota's first touchdown in its new stadium."Kirk Cousins fires touchdown pass to Kyle Rudolph"."Minnesota Vikings excuse Everson Griffen after mother's death".A graduate of, agua Fria High School, Griffen was the highest-ranked prospect to come out of the state of Arizona since.Entering his Pro Day workout as one of the most scrutinized prospects in the NFL Draft, Griffen lived up to his nickname as "The Freak posting a 34-inch vertical jump, 9-foot-7 broad jump and 40-yard dash time.59 seconds, though some scouts had his.References edit "espn Profile".21 He was voted by his teammates to represent tight ends on the Irish Leadership Committee.
Only Jim Marshall and Jared Allen hold the Vikings record for a sack in at least eight straight games; Marshall achieved it in 1969, Allen in 2011.