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Archie Griffin

School: Ohio State
Position: RB

Consensus All-American: 1974 and 1975
Heisman Voting: 5th in 1973, 1st in 1974 and 1st in 1975

Draft: 1st round, 24th overall of the 1976 NFL draft by the Cincinnati Bengals

Other SR Links: Pro-Football-Reference.com

Rushing & Receiving

Data Coverage (*=bowl stats included)
Rushing Receiving Scrimmage
Year School Conf Class Pos G Att Yds Avg TD Rec Yds Avg TD Plays Yds Avg TD
*1972 Ohio State Big Ten RB 11 159 867 5.5 3 6 71 11.8 0 165 938 5.7 3
*1973 Ohio State Big Ten RB 11 247 1577 6.4 7 5 32 6.4 1 252 1609 6.4 8
*1974 Ohio State Big Ten RB 12 256 1695 6.6 12 5 77 15.4 0 261 1772 6.8 12
*1975 Ohio State Big Ten RB 12 262 1450 5.5 4 14 170 12.1 0 276 1620 5.9 4
Career Ohio State 924 5589 6.0 26 30 350 11.7 1 954 5939 6.2 27

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Heisman Voting
1973 326 Points (5th)
1974 1920 Points (1st)
1975 1800 Points (1st)

Rush Attempts
1972 Big Ten 159 (7th)
1973 Big Ten 247 (1st)
1974 NCAA 256 (6th)
1974 Big Ten 256 (2nd)
1975 NCAA 262 (8th)
1975 Big Ten 262 (3rd)

Rushing Yards
1972 Big Ten 867 (4th)
1973 NCAA 1577 (3rd)
1973 Big Ten 1577 (1st)
1974 NCAA 1695 (1st)
1974 Big Ten 1695 (1st)
1975 NCAA 1450 (6th)
1975 Big Ten 1450 (1st)

Rushing Yards Per Attempt
1972 Big Ten 5.5 (2nd)
1973 Big Ten 6.4 (1st)
1974 NCAA 6.6 (5th)
1974 Big Ten 6.6 (1st)
1975 Big Ten 5.5 (2nd)

Rushing Touchdowns
1973 Big Ten 7 (7th)
1974 NCAA 12 (10th)
1974 Big Ten 12 (2nd)

Plays From Scrimmage
1972 Big Ten 165 (9th)
1973 Big Ten 252 (1st)
1974 NCAA 261 (9th)
1974 Big Ten 261 (2nd)
1975 NCAA 276 (6th)
1975 Big Ten 276 (3rd)

Yards From Scrimmage
1972 Big Ten 938 (4th)
1973 NCAA 1609 (3rd)
1973 Big Ten 1609 (1st)
1974 NCAA 1772 (1st)
1974 Big Ten 1772 (1st)
1975 NCAA 1620 (5th)
1975 Big Ten 1620 (1st)

Touchdowns From Scrimmage
1973 Big Ten 8 (6th)
1974 Big Ten 12 (2nd)

Total Plays
1973 Big Ten 247 (3rd)
1974 Big Ten 256 (4th)
1975 Big Ten 262 (5th)

Total Yards
1973 Big Ten 1577 (1st)
1974 Big Ten 1695 (3rd)
1975 Big Ten 1450 (4th)

Total Touchdowns
1974 Big Ten 12 (7th)