Thursday, February 11, 2010


COLUMBUS — Adam Griffin — son of two-time Heisman Trophy winner Archie Griffin — has signed to play college football at his father's alma mater, Ohio State, according to the university.

Griffin, a 5-9, 185-pound running back, defensive back and return specialist from Columbus DeSales High School, helped the Stallions to the 2009 state championship game as a senior.

Ohio State head coach Jim Tressel issued this statement about the signing ...

"Adam Griffin has a passion to be an Ohio State Buckeye. He will add a great deal to our football family on the field, in the locker room and on our campus," Tressel stated. "Adam clearly understands the privilege of being an Ohio State Buckeye."

Griffin becomes the 19th member of Ohio State's 2010 recruiting class.