Adrian Robinson

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Adrian Robinson
No. 40     Washington Redskins
Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-11-21) November 21, 1989 (age 24)
Place of birth: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 250 lb (113 kg)
Career information
High school: Harrisburg (PA) Harrisburg
College: Temple
Undrafted in 2012
Debuted in 2012 for the Pittsburgh Steelers
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics as of 2013
Tackles 3
Sacks 0.0
Interceptions 0
Forced fumbles 0
Stats at NFL.com

Adrian Robinson, Jr. (born November 21, 1989) is an American football linebacker who currently plays for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League (NFL). He was signed by the Pittsburgh Steelers as an undrafted free agent in 2012. He played college football at Temple University.

He also played for the Philadelphia Eagles, Denver Broncos, and San Diego Chargers.

Early years[edit]

Robinson attended Harrisburg High School, where he was named a three star prospect by scout.com. Robinson was selected to play in the Big 33 game and was a first-team all state honoree. Robinson received D-1 offers from Temple and Connecticut.

College career[edit]

Temple[edit]

In 2008, Robinson played in all twelve games of the college season, including three starts at defensive end.

In his sophomore season Adrian Robinson Jr. was named the MAC Defensive Player of the Year. He also earned such accolades as 2009 first-team All-MAC honoree, first-team All-MAC by Phil Steele, 2009 MAC Defensive MVP by the Sporting News and ESPN.com’s All-Non-Automatic Qualifying Team selection.

Professional career[edit]

Pittsburgh Steelers[edit]

On April 28, 2012, Robinson was signed by the Pittsburgh Steelers as an undrafted free agent.

Philadelphia Eagles[edit]

On August 23, 2013, the Steelers traded Robinson to the Philadelphia Eagles for running back Felix Jones.[1] He was released by the Eagles on August 30, 2013.

Denver Broncos[edit]

On September 1, 2013, the Denver Broncos claimed Robinson. He was waived by the Broncos on October 15, 2013.

San Diego Chargers[edit]

On November 12, 2013, the San Diego Chargers signed Robinson. He was released by the Chargers on December 7, 2013.

Washington Redskins[edit]

On December 24, 2013, the Washington Redskins signed Robinson.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rosenthal, Gregg (August 23, 2013). "Felix Jones traded from Philadelphia Eagles to Steelers". NFL.com. Retrieved August 23, 2013. 
  2. ^ Tinsman, Brian (December 24, 2013). "Redskins Revamp Linebacker Corps". Redskins.com. Retrieved 2013-12-26. 

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