DSU Football BIO
19 J.R. Robinson

2014: Preseason All-MEAC Third Team selection ... competed in 11 games as a starting cornerback … credited with 28 tackles, including solo stops … tied for team lead with seven break-ups … also recorded eight pass deflections … had three solo tackles and an interception vs. FBS Temple at Lincoln Financial Field (Sep. 20) … tallied season-high six tackles (four unassisted) and a break-up in loss to Hampton (Oct. 25) … had three solo tackles and a two break-ups vs. Monmouth in season-opener (Aug. 30) … match season-high with two pass break-ups vs. NCA&T (Oct. 18) … recorded two solo tackles and an assist vs. Towson (Sep. 13). 

2013: Appeared  in all 11 games … tied for first on the Hornets and tied for ninth in the MEAC with three interceptions … recorded  31 tackles, including 20 solo stops … also credited with five pass break ups and one tackle-for-loss … had career-high 10 tackles (five solo) in loss to No. 1 North Dakota State (Sep. 21) … recorded three tackles (two solo), including a backfield stop, an interception and two pass break ups in 22-20 win over Howard (Nov. 2) … returned an interception eight yards and collected two tackles in 14-7 victory over Norfolk State (Oct.  12) … had an interception in loss to Hampton (Oct. 26).

2012: Competed in all 11 games as a true freshman … recorded 10 tackles (six unassisted) and an interception … intercepted a pass on the final play of the Hornets’ 17-10 season-opening win over VMI (Sep. 1) … had career-high four tackles (one solo) in 24-22 loss to Florida A&M (Sep. 22) … contributed a solo tackle and an assist to DSU’s 35-27 victory over Hampton (Nov. 10) … recorded solo tackles vs. Delaware (Sep. 8), Cincinnati (Sep. 15), Norfolk State (Oct. 6) and Howard (Nov. 17).

High School: Two-year varsity letterwinner at St. Pete's ... 2011 All-State (Non-Public) Safety and All-County selection ... recorded 32 tackles, six interceptions and one forced fumble during senior season ... also had 19 catches and four touchdowns as a wide receiver in senior year ... All-Area safety as a junior ... had 22 tackles and nine receptions during junior year.

Personal: Son of Shelby and Ron Robinson.






Position: Defensive back
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
Hometown: Jersey City, N.J.
High School: St. Peter's Prep
Major: Sport Management
Experience: High School
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