A’Shawn Robinson was told by Nick Saban to turn pro

Former Alabama defensive tackle A’Shawn Robinson recently appeared on SiriusXM NFL radio and said that though he considered returning to school for his senior season, coach Nick Saban convinced him to declare for the upcoming NFL Draft. A'Shawn Robinson (@AshawnRobinson): I thought about staying another year at Bama but Coach Saban thought it was the best for me to come out. —...
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April 06, 2016  |  Discuss

A'Shawn Robinson says Saban advised him to enter NFL Draft

In college basketball, most players make the jump to the NBA at the first sign that they may be drafted. Some coaches, most notably Kentucky’s John Calipari, has embraced players leaving early. We would never generally compare Alabama football’s Nick Saban to Coach Cal, but according to A’Shawn Robinson, the legendary head coach convinced him to make the early jump to the NFL...
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April 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Steelers To Bring In Alabama DE A’Shawn Robinson For Visit

Another pre-draft visit name has trickled out. The Pittsburgh Steelers are reportedly set to bring in Alabama defensive end A’Shawn Robinson, per KDKA’s Richie Walsh. I was told Alabama DT A'Shawn Robinson is on his way to Pittsburgh to meet with the Steelers. Robinson is a projected 1st rounder. —... The post Report: Steelers To Bring In Alabama DE A’Shawn Robinson For...
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April 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Alabama's A'Shawn Robinson, Derrick Henry declare for NFL Draft

Two of the most physically imposing members of Alabama's national championship team won't be returning, as running back Derrick Henry and defensive tackle A'Shawn Robinson declared for the 2016 NFL Draft during a Friday press conference held at the school. "It's been an unbelievable experience here these past three years, going to the University of Alabama," Henry said. "Something...
Via FOX Sports
January 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Alabama DL A’Shawn Robinson declares for NFL Draft

Alabama will be without its scariest defensive lineman next season, as A’Shawn Robinson announced today that he is declaring for the upcoming NFL Draft. Robinson made an official announcement this afternoon, which was reported on Twitter by the official Twitter of Crimson Tide football. A'Shawn Robinson to enter NFL Draft #RollTide pic.twitter.com/Q2YbqiEdtn — Alabama Football...
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January 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Alabama’s A’Shawn Robinson announces he’s declaring for NFL draft

College football’s most-intimidating player is off to the NFL.  Alabama junior defensive lineman A’Shawn Robinson announced this afternoon that he’s foregoing his final year of eligibility and headed to the pros.  He’s expected to be a first-round pick.   A'Shawn Robinson to enter NFL Draft #RollTide pic.twitter.com/Q2YbqiEdtn — Alabama Football (@AlabamaFTBL...
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January 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Alabama’s A’Shawn Robinson hates reporters?

The national championship matchup between Clemson and Alabama is only a day away, which means that both teams have to deal with media sessions aplenty. But Alabama defensive lineman A’Shawn Robinson was blunt with a reporter who asked him how he and his teammates felt about having to answer question after question in the days leading up to kickoff. Thanks to a tweet from Ryan...
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January 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Alabama’s A’Shawn Robinson To Media: ‘I Don’t Really Like You Guys’

As expected, the week leading up to any major championship is one full of intense media scrutiny where beat writers must work every day to find a new angle. The college football championship is on Monday and all week Alabama and Clemson players and coaches have been getting peppered with dozens of questions a day. It’s no surprise, then, that Alabama defensive tackle A’Shawn...
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January 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Alabama's A'Shawn Robinson tells reporters he doesn't like media

Alabama’s A’Shawn Robinson is one of the best college football players in the country. The 6-foot-4, 312-pound defensive tackle is as good as he is intimidating – and he’s incredibly intimidating.  He’s also brutally honest.  At media day for the College Football Playoff national title game Saturday afternoon, Robinson was asked by a reporter if he ever gets tired of...
Via College Spun
January 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Drango, Garnett, Robinson finalists for Outland Trophy

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) Offensive linemen Spencer Drango of Baylor and Joshua Garnett of Stanford and defensive lineman A'Shawn Robinson of Alabama are the finalists for the Outland Trophy. The award goes to the best interior lineman in college football. The Football Writers Association of America on Tuesday announced the finalists after a vote of its 2015 All-America Committee. Drango...
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November 24, 2015  |  Discuss

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