|Date of birth:July 31, 1969|
|Place of birth: Batesville, Arkansas|
|NFL Draft: 1993 / Round: 5 / Pick: 138|
|No regular season or postseason appearances|
|* New England Patriots ( 1993)|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Stats at NFL.com|
College career[edit | edit source]
Griffith was a four-year starter for the University of Arizona Wildcats. He caught 26 passes for 363 yards and two touchdowns in his college career. He was named to the All-Pac-10 team following his senior year.
Professional football[edit | edit source]
New England Patriots[edit | edit source]
Griffith was selected by New England in the fifth round of the 1993 NFL Draft.
Jacksonville Jaguars[edit | edit source]
Griffith signed with the Jaguars in January 1995 as a veteran free agent and was a member of the Jaguars inaugural team. He retired from football in 2001. His primary job as a member of the Jaguars was that of a long snapper.
Personal life[edit | edit source]
Following his NFL career, Griffith took a position as the Northeast Florida area director of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. He is currently the Woodmen Heights Campus Pastor at Woodmen Valley Chapel in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
References[edit | edit source]
- "Rich Griffith". pro-football-reference.com. https://www.pro-football-reference.com/players/G/GrifRi00.htm. Retrieved March 11, 2009.
- "New England Patriots Alumni: Alumni Bios". patriots.com. Archived from the original on February 8, 2005. https://web.archive.org/web/20050208024523/http://www.patriots.com/alumni/index.cfm?pn=7&ac=alumnibios. Retrieved March 11, 2009.
- "History and 2007 Review". Jacksonville Jaguars 2008 Media Guide. http://www.jaguars.com/News/pdf/2008/History_and_2007_review.pdf. Retrieved March 11, 2009.[dead link]
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