Baylor QB Griffin knocked out of Tech game
Baylor quarterback Robert Griffin has left Saturday night’s game
against Texas Tech, dealing a blow to his Heisman Trophy
Griffin took a hard shot to the helmet late while sliding at the
end of a run late in the first half. Griffin then came back after
just one play on the sideline and scored on a 3-yard keeper.
But backup quarterback Nick Florence took the field to start the
second half. Griffin stood on the sideline with a towel in his hand
but didn’t have his helmet.
Baylor officials said Griffin wouldn’t return, but gave no
Griffin completed 7 of 11 passes for 106 yards and a touchdown,
and ran 14 times for 62 yards and two scores.