January 26, 2009

Griffin Enters the Recruiting World

For all of the talk about the talents of Clinton, Okla. star running back Delans Griffin, Saturday was perhaps his first chance to rub elbows with fellow elite recruits. During Oklahoma's junior day Griffin admits he was a bit surprised to be around so many players.

However he said that while being around some of the Big 12 region's elite running backs including D.J. Jones, James Sims, and Michael Dyer that there was nothing but good natured conversation against any number of players already holding major division-one football offers.

"Everybody was pretty respectful but I can't lie Oklahoma had some good looking running backs there," Griffin said. "I didn't play against anybody that was there but I knew the guy from Star Spencer (Darwin Rideau).

"I knew him because we raced in state track."

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