Ryan Griffin (tight end)

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Ryan Griffin
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Griffin in the 2016 NFL season.
No. 84 Houston Texans
Position: Tight end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1990-01-11) January 11, 1990 (age 27)
Place of birth: Londonderry, New Hampshire
Height: 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Weight: 256 lb (116 kg)
Career information
High school: Londonderry (NH)
College: Connecticut
NFL Draft: 2013 / Round: 6 / Pick: 201
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • 2× Second-team All-Big East (2011, 2012)
Career NFL statistics as of 2016
Receptions: 99
Receiving yards: 1,028
Receiving touchdowns: 6
Player stats at NFL.com

Ryan Griffin (born January 11, 1990) is an American football tight end for the Houston Texans of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Connecticut.

College career[edit]

As a junior, Griffin was one of 25 tight ends to be named to the John Mackey Award Midseason Watch List. He finished his college career with 10 touchdowns and 116 receptions, second all-time by a tight end. His six touchdowns in 2012 tied for second-most by a Husky in a single season. In 2012, he was named UConn's Offensive Player of the Year.[1]

Professional career[edit]

Ryan Griffin was drafted in the 6th round (201st overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft by the Houston Texans.[2]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Stats current as of week 17 of the 2016 season[3]

  Receiving Fumbles
Season Team GP GS Rec Yds Avg Long TD FUM Lost
2013 HOU 15 15 19 244 12.8 40 1 0 0
2014 HOU 16 16 10 91 9.1 25 1 0 0
2015 HOU 9 9 20 251 12.6 37 2 0 0
2016 HOU 16 16 50 442 8.8 45 2 1 1
Total 56 56 99 1,028 10.4 45 6 1 1

Post season[edit]

  Receiving
Season Team GP GS Rec Yds Avg Long TD
2015 HOU 1 1 3 29 9.7 15 0
2016 HOU 1 1 3 29 9.7 13 0
Total 2 2 6 58 9.7 15 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.cbssports.com/nfl/draft/players/1689456/ryan-griffin
  2. ^ Fuller, Jim (April 27, 2013). "NFL DRAFT: Texans select UConn's Trevardo Williams and Ryan Griffin". The San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved April 28, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Ryan Griffin Stats - Houston Texans". ESPN. Retrieved October 20, 2016. 

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