What makes Griffin such a fascinating and inspiring story is obvious, he's blowing away scouts at the combine and is doing so with only one hand.
He was born with a deformed left hand that was amputated when he was four years old.
Somehow, UFC linebacker Shaquem Griffin did not get an invite to the NFLCombine until after the Senior Bowl. Check him out on the bench and see for yourself. "I think I beat that by a lot".
Told one general manager said he'd be impressed if the linebacker even did five reps, Griffin scoffed. Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson tweeted. I got a few interceptions against some slots (two in college). He was really good on tape.
Stunning doesn't begin to describe what we're seeing from Griffin, who has completely captivated the the pro football world.
Griffin clipped his prosthetic hand onto the bar, then leaned back. Last year, he was a first-team all-conference selection after registering seven more sacks and 13½ tackles for losses, and helping lead the Knights to a 13-0 record and a No. 6 national ranking. "I didn't know I had it in me". I want to show National Football League teams that, whatever you need help at, I'm the player.
Griffin is attempting to answer that question resoundingly in the affirmative. At the end of the day, you have to show people what you can do.
"Unbelievable! Can't no one stop what God has for you!"
"If I can inspire one, and they can inspire another and (soon we'll) inspire a thousand".
If the rest of his combine goes as well as Saturday's bench press, though, that projection could change by the beginning of next week.
French foreign minister is scheduled to visit Iran next Monday to hold talks with senior Iranian officials. Le Drian's trip was scheduled to take place in January 2018 but it was postponed for some reasons.
The plan for Rousey's first match in the WWE is to put her in a two-on-two against Stephanie and Triple H at Wrestlemania . It looks like WWE has decided on RAW General Manager Kurt Angle to team with Rousey, making it The Olympic Champions vs.
Moreover, you get your $40 activation fee waived if you go the Sam's Club route between March 16-18, when the phones launch. The Galaxy S9 isn't due out for another couple weeks but that isn't stopping Samsung from collecting some early accolades.
For many small businesses who want fully integrated and affordable solutions, G Suite with Hangouts Chats is a great option. This is a big deal for the storage company, as more than 50 percent of Dropbox users have a G Suite account.
DeMarre Carroll scored 22 points, Allen Crabbe had 20, and D'Angelo Russell and Jarrett Allen had 15 points apiece for Brooklyn. The win improves the 76ers record to 33-27, which is now good enough to own the No. 6 seed in the Eastern Conference.
Key to his success was an eagle at the par-five 15th hole as he took command of the first of the four WGC events this year. He was at 11-under 131, two ahead of Masters champion Sergio Garcia, Xander Schauffele and Rafa Cabrera Bello.
Dalton police tweeted that 53-year-old Jesse Davidson has been taken into custody after a 30- to 45-minute standoff with police. He was conscious but would not react or respond to officers and emergency medical services took him to a local hospital.
The visiting dignitary will also attend a Vietnam-India Business Forum and the opening ceremony of the Vietnam Days in India 2018. The round of agreements was signed during the visit to this capital by Vietnamese President, Tran Dai Quang .
Amrullah Saleh, a former national intelligence chief, called the President's speech "a total appeasement to the enemy". It was cheered by delegates from 25 countries who gathered to brainstorm how to create conditions for peace.
However, Netanyahu denies any wrongdoing and charges the allegations are part of a witch-hunt by the media and "the left". Police recommended last month that Mr Netanyahu be indicted in two other corruption investigations.
Champion runner Sir Roger Bannister dies at 88
The race is commemorated with a bronze statue of Bannister and Landy at the gate of the Pacific National Exhibition in Vancouver. Bannister died on Saturday at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford, the same hospital he trained at as a medical student.
Crowd Runs After Shot Fired Near White House
Traffic was brought to a standstill and journalists sheltered in the briefing room during the incident. National news outlets in America report that the man was in a large crowd when he fired the gun.
Student caught with loaded gun at Coweta school
James High School , the father of a reported victim says he's frustrated with how district leaders have responded. Also, within five minutes of the threat being identified, it had already been completely isolated, she added.
White House Denies Report McMaster Will Soon Be Ousted
Rumors of his departure have persisted for months, but the White House now appears to be actively looking for a replacement. Biegun now works at Ford Motor Company, and a spokesman told NBC "Steve has no plans to leave".
Kim Kardashian Shares The First Pictures of Baby Chicago
Regardless of what you may think of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West , you have to agree that they make some good looking babies. Kim Kardashian-West and her family will be one of the newest dynasties to duke it out on ABC's Celebrity Family Feud .
Armed men attack French embassy in Burkina Faso
Although soldiers and police officers are reported to be among the wounded no civilian casualties have been so far been reported. The statement expressed the deep condolences of the UAE to the families of victims and wished quick recovery to those injured.
White House communications director to step down
Whichever way it gets spun, the departure of Hicks will quite understandably be a blow to a man who values fealty above all else. She did not say what her next job would be, and her departure date was unclear, but it is likely to be in the next few weeks.
Deontay Wilder makes Luis Ortiz drug claim ahead of NY showdown
Wilder says that Joshua has consistently tried to stay out of the conversation but that he'll leave him no options on March 31. To look at this, you can see it so clear especially after the interview that he just did to make an excuse to fight Miller.