Griffin III one of four Bears to work out at pre-draft NFL event.
Kendall Wright, Philip Blake and Terrance Ganaway to represent Bears
No. 12 Baylor 67, Washington 56
RG3 and Kendall Wright first-team honorees
Four Bears on first-team offense among school-record 17 total All-Big 12 selections.
2011 FIRST-TEAM ALL-BIG 12
2012 SENIOR BOWL
2012 NFL DRAFT SCOUTING COMBINE INVITEE
TWO-TIME RIMINGTON TROPHY WATCH LIST MEMBER
2011 CFL CANADIAN DRAFTEE
Senior first-team All-Big 12 center started all 38 games in three-year Baylor career... Native Canadian transferred to Baylor from Tyler Junior College... Earned 2011 first-team All-Big 12 honors from league coaches, Fort Worth Star-Telegram and Waco Tribune-Herald... Played in 2012 Senior Bowl... 2012 NFL Scouting Combine invitee... Named to 2011 preseason Rimington Trophy watch list... Selected 23rd overall in 2011 CFL Canadian Draft by Montreal Alouettes... Squatted 635 pounds... Graduated from Baylor in August 2011 with degree in sociology... Moved to center during 2010 spring drills after starting all 12 games at right tackle in 2009.
2011 (Senior): Starting center in all 13 games, one of nine players to start every game... Named first-team All-Big 12 by league coaches, Fort Worth Star-Telegram and Waco Tribune-Herald and second-team All-Big 12 by multiple media outlets (AP, Dallas Morning News, Yahoo!/Rivals.com, Kansas City Star, San Antonio Express-News, Phil Steele)... Named to Yahoo! Sports' All-Bowl team and ESPN.com's All-Bowls team following performance in Alamo Bowl win... Anchored o-line that ranked second nationally in total offense (587.1), fourth in passing offense (351.5), fourth in scoring offense (45.3) and 10th in rushing offense (235.6)... Totaled team-best 96 knockdowns on season and received coach's grade of 82 percent or higher in 11 of 13 games... Graded out at team-best 85.8 percent in 13 games...Had at least seven knockdowns and graded out at 86 percent or higher in each of first three games... Earned top grade of 91 percent in two games, both wins, vs. Stephen F. Austin (eight knockdowns) and vs. Texas (season-high 10 knockdowns)... Graded out at 88 percent with eight knockdowns in Homecoming win vs. Missouri, 88 percent with seven knockdowns in game 10 win vs. No. 5 Oklahoma, and 88 percent with nine knockdowns in game 11 win vs. Texas Tech... Coach's grade (91 percent) and knockdowns (10) vs. Texas in game 12 win both season highs for any Baylor offensive lineman... Earned 88 percent grade and had 10 knockdowns in win over Washington in Alamo Bowl... Preseason All-Big 12 selection by Blue Ribbon, Rivals.com, Sports Illustrated, Lindy's, Phil Steele and Athlon Sports... Named first-team All-Texas in Dave Campbell's Texas Football preseason publication.
2010 (Junior): Starting center in all 13 games, one of eight players to start every game... Named honorable-mention All-Big 12 by league coaches and Associated Press (earned third-team midseason All-Big 12 honors from Phil Steele)... Anchored o-line that ranked third in Big 12 and 24th nationally in rushing (194.6 ypg) and fourth in conference in sacks against (1.54 per game)... Totaled 82 knockdowns on season and received coach's grade of 81 percent or higher in 11 of 13 games... Had season-high nine knockdowns and earned 85 percent grade in win over Buffalo in second game... Earned top grade of 88 percent in three games, all wins, at Kansas (eight knockdowns) in fifth game, at Colorado (season-high nine knockdowns) in seventh and vs. K-State (eight knockdowns) in eighth... Moved to center from right tackle during spring drills.
2009 (Sophomore): Starter at right tackle for all 12 games during sophomore season in 2009, earned first letter... One of 11 Bears to start all 12 games in 2009... Earned coach's grade of 82 percent on season... Totaled 76 knockdowns in 12 games.
2008 (True Freshman - Tyler Junior College): Played freshman season in 2008 at Tyler (Texas) Junior College under head coach Danny Palmer... Earned second-team All-SWJCFC honors on offensive line.
High School: Played prep ball at Champlain Regional College in Lennoxville, Quebec... Teammate at Champlain of former Baylor linebacker Fred Plesius... Graduated from Father Henry Carr Catholic Secondary School in Etobicoke, Ontario in 2005.
Personal: Son of the late Llewellyn Blake and Patricia Blake... Full name is Philip Anthony Blake... Born Nov. 27, 1985, in Toronto... Graduated from Baylor in August 2011 with a degree in sociology.