Originally written on Diehardsport  |  Last updated 11/17/14

ANN ARBOR, MI - SEPTEMBER 05: Tate Forcier #5 of the Michigan Wolverines celebrates with Denard Robinson #16 after Robinson ran for a long first quarter touchdown against the Western Michigan Broncos on September 5, 2009 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
Denard Robinson drew a lot of criticism during the year with poor decisions and several ill advised passes. This may be partially due to the many injuries Robinson faced during the year and forced him to leave four of the teams last six games. “He had a lot of different problems he went through during the course of the season,” Brady Hoke said. “His elbow, his hand, he had an abdominal problem. He’s a tough guy. He played with it.” In fact, Denard wasn’t just affected by injuries this year. Hoke revealed that Robinson had to endure a staph infection during the year. Hoke, at a meeting of Friday, said that the staph infection nearly jeopardized Denard from playing games during the year, though he couldn’t remember which game they were. According to Medicinenet, Staphylococcus or Staph Infection is a group of bacteria that can cause a number of diseases as a result of infection of various tissues of the body. It’s thought that approximately 20 percent to 30 percent of the adult popula...
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