Everson Griffen is an American football defensive end who is a free agent. He was selected in the fourth round and 100th overall pick in the 2010 NFL Draft after playing college football at USC. A graduate of Agua Fria High School, Griffen was the highest-ranked prospect to come out of the state of Arizona since Terrell Suggs, whom he idolized growing up. He has been described as "one of the rare physical freaks that come around only once in a blue moon".
|Date of birth:||December 22, 1987|
|Place of birth:||Avondale, Arizona|
|High school:||Agua Fria (Avondale, Arizona)|
|NFL Draft:||2010 / Round: 4/ Pick: 100|
|Twitter:||Everson Griffen's Twitter profile|
About Everson Griffen
Defensive end who played college football at USC and debuted in the NFL for the Minnesota Vikings in 2010.
He was a running back and defensive lineman at Agua Fria High School in Arizona.
His speed and athleticism for his size earned him the nickname 'The Freak,' the same nickname as another talented defensive end, Jevon Kearse.
His cousin Keegan Herring played running back at Arizona State.
Pro Bowl linebacker Terrell Suggs was his favorite player growing up.
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