|Date of birth:||February 5, 1967|
|Place of birth:||Camden, New Jersey|
|Date of death:||June 19, 1995(aged 28)|
|Place of death:||Fort Lauderdale, Florida|
|NFL Draft:||1989 / Round: 7 / Pick: 186|
(By the New Orleans Saints)
San Diego Chargers
|Playing stats at|
David Griggs (February 5, 1967 in Camden, New Jersey – June 19, 1995 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida) was a linebacker in the National Football League for six seasons, compiling 14.5 sacks, 1 interception, and four fumble recoveries. He started in Super Bowl XXIX for the San Diego Chargers. Griggs attended the University of Virginia. He attended and played football for Pennsauken High School in Pennsauken, New Jersey. He died in 1995 when his speeding car slid off an expressway ramp and slammed into a large sign pole.
- "David Griggs; Football Player, 28". The New York Times. June 21, 1995. http://www.nytimes.com/1995/06/21/obituaries/david-griggs-football-player-28.html. Retrieved October 5, 2009.
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