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Guyton (GA) South Effingham RB Rocko Griffin Signs Letter of Intent with Vanderbilt

Rocko has a modern life now.

Rocko Griffin

Running Back

Height: 5’10”

Weight: 185

Hometown: Guyton, GA

High School: South Effingham

Rivals: Three-star recruit, #50 running back

247 Sports: #1126 national recruit, #72 running back, #116 prospect in Georgia

Competing Power 5 offers: Louisville, Virginia

Vanderbilt added to its stable of running backs on Wednesday with the signing of William “Rocko” Griffin from South Effingham High School in Guyton, Georgia.

As a senior, Griffin ran for 894 yards on 170 carries and scored 15 touchdowns; he also had 21 receptions for 265 yards with a touchdown for a 6-5 South Effingham team. Griffin was also a track star in high school and clocked in at 10.97 seconds in the 100 meters.

Griffin joins a group that already includes Jamauri Wakefield, Keyon Brooks, and Ja’Veon Marlow — though Vanderbilt loses Ke’Shawn Vaughn off this year’s team. And yes, you had better bet that “Rocko’s Modern Life” memes will become a feature around here.

Anchor Down, Rocko.