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Keenan Robinson | Linebacker | #52

Team: Washington Redskins
Age / DOB:  (26) / 7/7/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 238
College: Texas
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 4 (119) / WAS
Contract: view contract details

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The Washington Post considers the Redskins "lukewarm" on free agent ILB Keenan Robinson.
Robinson has made 21 starts over the past two seasons, but is a poor tackler who graded out as one of the worst players in the league in Pro Football Focus' ratings. If Robinson is back with the Redskins, it will probably be on a one-year deal after free agency has already started. Feb 2 - 2:17 PM

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Redskins declared LB Keenan Robinson, QB Robert Griffin, WR Rashad Ross, S Trenton Robinson, DE Frank Kearse, G Arie Kouandjio and TE Anthony McCoy inactive for Week 11 against the Panthers.

Keenan Robinson is dealing with a shoulder injury, but he is reportedly getting close. Trenton Robinson missed Thursday and Friday with a hamstring issue. The rest are healthy scratches.
Sun, Nov 22, 2015 11:34:00 AM

Redskins ILB Keenan Robinson is dealing with a "slightly" fractured rib, but is expected to be fine following the bye week.

Robinson is an every-down player. Through seven games, he's graded out as a bottom-15 inside linebacker in Pro Football Focus' ratings.
Mon, Oct 26, 2015 03:23:00 PM

ILB Keenan Robinson left the Redskins' Week 7 game against the Buccaneers with an abdominal strain and his return is questionable.

Robinson returned briefly after injuring himself early in the second quarter but now he's headed to the locker room. He had four tackles before leaving.
Sun, Oct 25, 2015 02:20:00 PM

Redskins ILB Keenan Robinson (knee) is listed at doubtful for Week 16 against the Eagles.

Robinson has been sidelined since Week 13 with a sprained MCL. He got in limited practices all week, but will likely miss his third straight game. Robinson's replacement Will Compton has struggled in pass coverage since taking over.
Sat, Dec 20, 2014 09:54:00 AM

Washington coach Jay Gruden raved about ILB Keenan Robinson’s athleticism and ability to cover sideline to sideline.

Robinson is the favorite for the starting spot next to Perry Riley, and has potential for a three-down role. He received first-team reps in OTAs and minicamp. Riley struggles in pass coverage and could be removed in sub packages. Limited to 11 games the last two seasons, Robinson needs to stay healthy to win the job.
Sat, Jul 19, 2014 02:18:00 PM

Redskins ILB Keenan Robinson is the favorite to start opposite Perry Riley.

A 2012 fourth-round pick, pectoral injuries have limited Robinson to only 69 career snaps. Finally health, Robinson has worked with the first-team defense all offseason. He still has to prove he is mentally ready to handle the job, but all indications are Robinson will begin the season as the starter.
Thu, Jul 10, 2014 11:46:00 AM

CSN Washington believes ILB Keenan Robinson has the "early edge" to start opposite Perry Riley.

A 2012 fourth-rounder, Robinson has been limited to 11 career appearances thanks to pectoral injures. He missed the entire 2013 season. He's competing with the likes of Darryl Sharpton and Akeem Jordan. Robinson would have to have a mighty impressive camp to earn a starting job after so much time away.
Thu, May 29, 2014 10:31:00 PM

Updating a previous item, Redskins ILB Keenan Robinson is out for the season with a torn left pectoral muscle.

Robinson tore his right pectoral as a rookie. Back-to-back pectoral tears may threaten Robinson's roster hopes in 2014, as the 2012 fourth-rounder has yet to establish himself as a viable NFL player outside of special teams. Robinson will undergo pectoral surgery on Tuesday, August 6.
Thu, Jul 25, 2013 11:40:00 PM

Redskins ILB Keenan Robinson "may" have re-torn his right pectoral on the first day of training camp.

A fourth-round pick out of Texas two Aprils ago, Robinson tore the same pectoral last November. He was scheduled to compete for a role in sub-packages.
Source: CBS Sports
Thu, Jul 25, 2013 10:57:00 PM

Redskins ILB Keenan Robinson (torn pectoral) expects to be cleared "in a week or so."

Robinson's rookie season was cut short on Thanksgiving last season. The fourth-round pick is expected to fill mainly a special teams role again in 2013, but he could be viewed as the heir apparent to London Fletcher.
Sun, Jun 2, 2013 11:17:00 AM

Redskins ILB Keenan Robinson (torn pectoral) is expected to be ready for OTAs.

Robinson, the No. 119 overall pick in last year's draft, made 11 tackles in 11 games last season mainly as a special teams player. In 2013, he's expected to compete for a larger role on defense with Lorenzo Alexander leaving for Arizona.
Sat, Apr 13, 2013 01:15:00 PM

Redskins ILB Keenan Robinson is expected to compete for an expanded role on defense in training camp.

Robinson, a fourth-round pick out of Texas, appeared in 11 games as a rookie but had his season cut short due to a torn right pectoral that required surgery. He played mainly special teams and just 69 snaps on defense, recording 11 tackles. Washington has four linebackers scheduled for free agency in addition to London Fletcher, who has yet to commit to a 16th season.
Mon, Jan 21, 2013 06:58:00 PM

Redskins placed ILB Keenan Robinson on injured reserve with a torn right pectoral, ending his season.

Robinson suffered the injury in Washington's Thanksgiving victory. The Redskins' fourth-round pick, Robinson had appeared in all 11 games this season, but played only 69 snaps on defense. He should be ready for training camp.
Mon, Nov 26, 2012 01:54:00 PM

Redskins fear rookie ILB Keenan Robinson will be out for the season with torn right pectoral muscle.

Robinson will have an MRI on Monday to confirm whether the severity of the injury he suffered in the fourth quarter of Thursday's win over the Cowboys. "Right now it doesn’t look good," coach Mike Shanahan said. Robinson played mainly on special teams this season, but he was starting to see increased playing time on defense, getting on the field for 19 defensive snaps in each of the last two games.
Sat, Nov 24, 2012 11:27:00 AM

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