As a senior, Griffin started all nine games he played in and was named honorable-mention All-Conference USA after leading the team in total offense (2,644), attempts (394), completions (245), yardage (2,771), touchdowns (20) and passing efficiency (132.43), ranking second in the conference in passing yards per game (307.9). The Texas vs. The Nation All-Star Game MVP completed 14-of-18 passes for 214 yards and two touchdowns in the contest. - NewOrleansSaints.com
Earning the name "Superman" by his coaches for his role on the team, Griffin missed three games in 2012 due to a shoulder injury, but passed for over 300 yards in five of the nine games he started, including a school-record 476 yards against Rice.