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Griff Redmill
Griff Redmill

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Jasper, Ala.

High School:
Walker

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 301

Position:
Left Guard

Experience:
2VL



Griff and Jason McDonald battled during the spring for the No. 1 spot at left guard and Griff emerged as the starter going into fall drills.

1998 (Sophomore): A starter in every game, Griff was a member of the Tide's "Iron Men" offensive line. He played 785 total snaps during the season (only Will Cuthbert matched that number). He played 738 of a possible 744 offensive snaps. Griff finished spring No. 1 at right guard, but was moved to left guard in early fall practice. Made significant progress after playing defense early in his redshirt season. He earned the "Paul Crane Most Improved Offensive Lineman" award following spring practice.

1997 (Freshman): When Redmill, Paul Hogan and Will Cuthbert started against Arkansas on Sept. 20, it marked the first time in modern Alabama history that three freshmen offensive linemen started a game. It turned out to be his only start of the season, but Griff saw action in 11 games. He had a career-high 35 plays in the start against Arkansas.

1996: (Redshirted).

Prep: A standout defensive lineman for Walker High School in Jasper, Griff earned first-team All-State, All-Metro and All-County honors. He was the No. 16 player on the Tuscaloosa News' Sweet 16 list after getting 45 solo tackles, 48 assists, three sacks and four pass break-ups. He was also and Academic All-State choice.

Personal: The son of Bonnie and John Redmill, Griff lists basketball and weight lifting as his hobbies. Born 11-10-77. He is Public Relations major.

     
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