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Keith Griffin (American football)

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Keith Griffin (American football)

Keith Griffin
No. 35, 44
Running back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1961-10-26) October 26, 1961
Place of birth: Columbus, Ohio
Height: 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) Weight: 185 lb (84 kg)
Career information
High school: Columbus (OH) Eastmoor
College: Miami (FL)
NFL Draft: 1984 / Round: 10 / Pick: 279
Debuted in 1984 for the Washington Redskins
Career history
Career NFL statistics
Stats at
Stats at
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Keith B. Griffin (born October 26, 1961 in Columbus, Ohio) is a former American football running back in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. He played college football at the University of Miami. Griffin was featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated on January 9, 1984 for the story of the Hurricanes' dramatic victory over the #1 Ranked Nebraska Cornhuskers 31-30 in the January 1, 1984 Orange Bowl.[1] The 11-1-0 Hurricanes broke the Cornhuskers' 22-game win streak.[2] Keith is the younger brother to two-time Heisman Trophy winner Archie Griffin.


  1. ^ (Vol. 60, Issue 1)(photo by Ronald C. Modra)
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