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Archie Griffin Net Worth

Archie Mason Griffin net worth is

$3 Million



Archie Mason Griffin Wiki Biography

Archie Griffin was born on the 21st August 1954, in Columbus, Ohio USA, and is a former professional American Football player, who played as a running back in the NFL for the Cincinnati Bengals from 1976 to 1982, and is best known for winning the Heisman Trophy twice, the only player to do so. While at Ohio State University, Griffin won four Big Ten Conference titles with the Buckeyes, and had four Rose Bowl starts, the first to do so. His career started in 1976 and ended in 1985.

Have you ever wondered how rich Archie Griffin is, as of early 2017? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Griffin’s net worth is as high as $3 million, an amount earned through his successful career as a pro football player, and subsequently as a business executive.

Archie Griffin Net Worth $3 Million

Archie Griffin was a son of Margaret and James Griffin, and grew up in Ohio with his six brothers and a sister. He went to the Eastmoor High School in Columbus, and recorded 1,787 rushing yards and scored 29 touchdowns in his senior year, leading the school to the Columbus City League championship with a win over the Linden-McKinley High School.

From 1972 to 1975, Griffin played football for the Buckeyes at Ohio State University, leading the team in rushing yards with 867 in his freshman year 1,428 yards as a sophomore, 1,620 yards as a junior, and 1,357 as a senior. He ended his college career with 6,559 all-purpose yards and 26 touchdowns, and is one of only two players with four Rose Bowl appearances (the other is Brian Cushing). In 1986, Archie was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame, while Ohio State enshrined him in their own Varsity Hall of Fame in 1981.

The Cincinnati Bengals selected Griffin as the 24th pick overall in the 1976 NFL Draft, and he stayed with them the next seven season, reaching the Super Bowl XVI, which the Bengals lost to the San Francisco 49ers, 21-26. Although phenomenal during his college days, Griffin was less successful at the professional level, rushing for 2808 yards and seven touchdowns, and receiving 192 passes for 1607 yards and six touchdowns in his seven-year stint with Cincinnati. Archie ended his playing career with the Jacksonville Bulls of the United States Football League in 1985.

After his retirement from football, Griffin became President and CEO of The Ohio State University Alumni Association and is also a spokesman for the Wendy’s High School Heisman award program. He serves on the Board of Directors for Motorists Insurance and is one of the investors in Mandalay Baseball Properties LLC, along with former NBA star Magic Johnson. Currently he maintains ‘hands-on’ contact with football, as an assistant coach at Saginaw Valley State University in Michigan.

Regarding his personal life, Archie Griffin has been married to Bonita since 1987, and they have three sons.



Full Name Archie Griffin
Net Worth $3 Million
Date Of Birth August 21, 1954
Place Of Birth Columbus, Ohio, USA
Height 5′ 9″ (1.75 m)
Weight 86 kg
Profession American football running back
Education Ohio State University, Eastmoor Academy
Nationality American
Spouse Bonita Griffin
Children Adam Griffin, Anthony Griffin, Andre Griffin, Adam Griffin
Parents James Griffin, Margret Griffin
Siblings Ray Griffin, Keith Griffin, Duncan Griffin, James Griffin Jr., Krystal, Daryle Griffin, Larry Griffin
IMDB http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1775090/
# Fact
1 Inducted into the International Sports Hall of Fame in 2013.
2 Played for the NFL’s Cincinnati Bengals (1976-1982) and USFL’s Jacksonville Bulls (1985).
3 Inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1986.
4 As a running back for The Ohio State University, he became the only two-time winner of the Heisman Trophy Award (1974, 1975).

Actor

Title Year Status Character
Wendy’s High School Heisman Award 2010 TV Movie Wendy’s Spokesperson – Himself

Self

Title Year Status Character
Wendy’s High School Heisman Award 2015 TV Movie Himself
Wendy’s High School Heisman Award 2014 TV Movie Himself
Wendy’s High School Heisman Award – 20th Anniversary 2013 TV Special documentary Himself
Tiebreaker 2013 TV Movie documentary Himself
Wendy’s High School Heisman Award 2012 TV Special documentary Himself
Mike & Mike 2012 TV Series Himself – Two-Time Heisman Trophy Winner
Wendy’s High School Heisman Award 2011 TV Movie Himself
Wendy’s High School Heisman Award 2009 TV Movie Himself
Woody Hayes’ Ohio State Buckeyes 2008 Video documentary Himself
Wendy’s High School Heisman Award 2007 TV Movie Himself
Michigan vs. Ohio State: The Rivalry 2007 TV Movie documentary Himself – Ohio State (72-75)
ESPN 25: Who’s #1? 2006 TV Series documentary Himself
ESPN SportsCentury 2001 TV Series documentary Himself
Wendy’s High School Heisman Award 1997 TV Movie Himself
Wendy’s High School Heisman Award 1996 TV Movie Himself
Wendy’s High School Heisman Award 1995 TV Movie Himself
Super Bowl XVI 1982 TV Special Himself – Cincinnati Bengals Running Back
The NFL on NBC 1976-1981 TV Series Himself – Cincinnati Bengals Running Back / Himself – Cincinnati Bengals Quarterback
NFL Monday Night Football 1976-1978 TV Series Himself – Cincinnati Bengals Running Back
The Mike Douglas Show 1976 TV Series Himself – Pro Football Player
1973 Rose Bowl 1973 TV Movie Himself – Ohio St. Buckeyes Running Back

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