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NFL Football Prospect Born With One Hand Bench Presses 225 Pounds 20 Times — So Inspiring!

This is amazing, and SO inspiring! Shaquem Griffin is a football player from the University of Central Florida who is hoping to play in the NFL next season — and this weekend, the linebacker is out at the NFL's Scouting Combine with a bunch of other football prospects, working out for teams in the hopes of [...]

Shaquem Griffin did 20 bench press reps with prosthetic after writing inspiring letter to GMs

“Everybody in this world deserves to show what they can do without anybody telling them they can’t.”

Shaquem Griffin does 20 reps in the bench

University of Central Florida linebacker Shaquem Griffin is giving scouts who doubted him reason to reconsider. Griffin threw up 20 reps in the 225-pound bench press while using a prosthetic hand. It was three more reps than his twin brother, Seahawks cornerback Shaquill Griffin, had last year and was three more than Oklahoma tight end [more]

One-handed NFL draft prospect Shaquem Griffin benches 225 pounds 20 times at combine

University of Central Florida linebacker Shaquem Griffin made it look easy in recording a personal best 20 reps on the bench.        

Shaquem Griffin just put up 20 reps on the bench press with one hand at the combine

Shaquem Griffin's bench press is the unquestionable highlight of the NFL Combine this year.

His left hand was amputated at 4. He still wowed the NFL combine with 20 bench press reps.

2 weeks agoSports : The Early Lead

The first time Shaquem Griffin was held out of a football game, he was 8 years old. Football was for people with two hands, an opposing coach told him, he wrote in a Players’ Tribune essay. His left hand was amputated at age 4 because of a prenatal condition. “That was the moment I realized I […]

Shaquem Griffin: “The only thing I need is an opportunity”

Whatever Shaquill Griffin can do, Shaquem Griffin is certain he can do better. Shaquem Griffin earned a late combine invite and plans to top his twin brother’s combine marks from a year ago. Shaquill, a cornerback, ran a 4.38 in the 40, did 17 reps in the bench press and had a 38.5-inch vertical jump [more]

Central Florida's Shaquem Griffin gets invitation to NFL combine

One-handed linebacker from Central Florida makes announcement via Twitter.        

UCF LB Shaquem Griffin receives his invitation to 2018 NFL Scouting Combine

Griffin isn't just a great story, he's a legitimate NFL prospect at the linebacker position

UCF LB Shaquem Griffin earns invitation to 2018 NFL Scouting Combine

Well deserved. UCF linebacker Shaquem Griffin, who has inspired the college football world while playing football with only one hand, is one step closer to his NFL dream. On Tuesday, Griffin, who racked up 195 total tackles during his Knights career, received an invite to the 2018 Scouting Combine in Indianapolis. Show More Summary

UCF's Shaquem Griffin misses Senior Bowl play for in-game interview

A sideline interview with NFL Network reporter Alex Flanagan cost UCF linebacker Shaquem Griffin a special teams play during the Senior Bowl.

Shaquem Griffin receives Scouting Combine invitation

Former Central Florida linebacker Shaquem Griffin has confirmed he received an invitation from the NFL to participate in next month’s Scouting Combine. “I want to let you all know I got invited to the NFL Combine,” Griffin said in a video he posted on social media. “Thank you for all your support. The entire nation [more]

One-handed UCF star Shaquem Griffin tackling NFL career

Shaquem Griffin won a race to the top of a backyard tree as a young boy, and he hasn't stopped climbing since        

Shaquem Griffin ready to prove doubters wrong again

Being at the Senior Bowl makes this an important week for Central Florida’s Shaquem Griffin to make an impression on the NFL, since he won’t get a chance to prove himself to the league all at once again. The second-team All-American wasn’t invited to the Scouting Combine for some reason — and the fact he [more]

NFL dream within reach for Central Florida star Shaquem Griffin, who lost hand as a child

Even to a mother, the scream from her 4-year-old was more urgent and scary than anything she had heard before. Tangie Griffin jumped out of bed and went to the bedroom where her twin sons slept. Shaquille was there, but Shaquem wasn’t. She frantically searched the house and found him in the kitchen....

The USF vs. UCF live blog: Knights outlast archrivals in the best game of 2017 so far

The War on I-4 delivered. Fourth quarter UCF 49, USF 42, :39. While the Bulls were driving, Mitchell Wilcox caught a pass and turned to run, but Richie Grant punched it loose, and Shaquem Griffin pounced on it. That’ll be your final score. Show More Summary

Why Charlie Strong saying UCF's Shaq Griffin has a ‘handicap’ wasn't the right word choice

He said it while praising the UCF linebacker and clearly didn’t intend to say anything objectionable. 1. This is UCF linebacker Shaquem Griffin, the 2016 AAC Defensive Player of the Year and brother of Seahawks cornerback Shaquill Griffin. Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports 2. Show More Summary

Shaquem Griffin, UCF's One-Handed Linebacker, Is The Man 

last yearSports : Deadspin

UCF may not be holding down their spot as the No. 1 team in the Deadspin 25 as they did in with their beautifully imperfect 2015 campaign, but Shaquem Griffin, the Knights’ Guy to Know, is having himself a one hell of a year. Read more...

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