His mother is a medical data analyst while his father worked as a truck operator. Shaquem Griffin – Bio. The real story about the Griffin brothers. He has a twin brother named Shaquill Griffin. It was on July 20, 1995, at St. Petersburg, Florida, that Shaquem Alphonso Griffin was born, just a few minutes after his identical twin brother; Shaquill Griffin was delivered to Tangie and Terry Griffin. Mr. Griffin made just 11 … Brothers Shaquem and Shaquill Griffin cause for 'My Cause, My Cleats' is the St. Pete Nitro Track Club that they started when they were only 12 years old but the club is more than just track. Shaquem’s parents, Tangie and Terry Griffin named him Shaquem Alphonso Griffin. Shaquem Griffin Was Born With a Congenital Physical Anomaly and Got Amputated When He Was 4 Years Old. Shaquem Griffin, twin brother of the Seahawks' Shaquill, continued his electrifying performance at the NFL Combine on Sunday with a record-breaking 4.38 40-yard dash. Report: Seahawks waiving DE/LB Shaquem Griffin, Shaquill's twin brother The Seattle Seahawks are placing one of their most popular players on … Shaquill Griffin / ʃ ə ˈ k iː l / (born July 20, 1995) is an American football cornerback for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League (NFL). Reunited with his brother, a Seahawks cornerback, and the first one-handed player drafted into the modern NFL, Mr. Griffin became a media sensation. An American by nationality and a native of St. Petersburg, Florida, Shaquem Griffin was born on July 20, 1995. The brothers played at Central Florida. Brotherly love: Shaquem and Shaquill Griffin's pact. Twins and Seattle Seahawk teammates, the brothers made a pledge as children that has impacted their lives ever since. He is the twin brother of fellow Seahawks player Shaquem Griffin, and both brothers played college football for the University of Central Florida Knights. 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