Sophomore (2014): Saw action in all 12 games, three as a starter at receiver ... Finished the year with 11 receptions for 195 yards ... Had his only TB catch of the year in the season-finale against Drake, taking a pass in from 64 yards out ... Was named team Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in the Drake game ... Averaged 17.7 yards on 10 kickoff returns and 3.4 yards on 16 punt returns ... Was named to the 2014 PFL Academic Honor Roll.
Freshman (2013): Saw action in all 11 games, five as a starter at receiver ... Led the team with 382 receiving yards on 28 receptions ... Finished the season strong with 18 receptions for 280 yards over the final four games ... Lone TD catch came against Birmingham-Southern (9/21) ... Had two rush attempts for two yards ... Had 14 kickoff returns for 280 yards, averaging 20 yards per return ... Finished the season with 664 all-purpose yards to lead the team.
High School: Attended Mandarin High School in Jacksonville, FL … Was a wide receiver and a return specialist in high school … In his playing career, he totaled 56 receptions for 736 yards and seven touchdowns … In 2011, he had a 95-yard kickoff return for a touchdown against Atlantic Coast … In a game against Creekside, he had seven catches for 175 yards and two touchdowns … Finished one reception shy of the single season record for the school … Offensive MVP in 2011 ... Played in the 2012 Florida Shrine Bown and the 2012 Florida/Georgia Border All-Star Game ... Also competed in track as a sprinter, helping his team to a conference title.
Personal: Full name is Darius Addar McGriff ... Was born on April 28, 1994, in Jacksonville ... Parents are Tammy and Darick McGriff … Has one sister, Aramis (27) … Is a distant cousin of Fred McGriff, a former MLB player … Chose Stetson for its business program, the proximity to his hometown, the close-knit campus, and the new football program … Is a Marketing major.