The Oakland Raiders are one of the few teams in the league that truly need help at every position, and cornerback is no exception. Starting cornerbacks Shawnte Spencer and Joselio Hanson are free agents next season, and it is unlikely that they keep both of them for next season. USC's Nickell Robey is probably one of the most undersized players at his position, however, watching...
USC junior cornerback Nickell Robey decides to forego his senior season to enter the NFL draft.
By Anthony Caruso III
The Capital Sports Report
Owner/Managing Editor/Sr. Writer
Southern California has lost its second player to the NFL draft. USC Trojans
Cornerback Nickell Robey has decided to leave the school early for the NFL. He reportedly told head coach Lane Kiffin of his decision this past week.
“He respected my decision,” said Robey. “It’s a business decision...
USC cornerback Nickell Robey said Sunday he would forgo his final season of eligibility and make himself available for the NFL draft.
Robey, a three-year starter for the Trojans, said he made his decision a few days ago and informed Coach Lane Kiffin.
He respected my decision, Robey said. Its a business decision, like any other important decision Ive made my whole life.
USC junior Nickell Robey spoke with FOX Sports NEXT in El Paso as the Trojans prepare to play in their first bowl game in two years. Robey discusses the possibility of leaving early for the NFL, defending against Georgia Tech's triple-option offense, and bowl week festivities.
USC junior Nickell Robey spoke with FOX Sports NEXT following the Trojans loss to Notre Dame about the regular season finale and about his thoughts on leaving early for the NFL.
LOS ANGELES --- USC cornerback Nickell Robey thinks the ball is going to be thrown to his side on every play.
In reality, teams dont want to throw the ball anywhere near him. The problem USC is having with the second cornerback spot can be summed up rather easily.
I dont necessarily think its go at the other guy as more so as you go away from 21 (Nickell Robey), said USC defensive...
The USC Trojans football team will take the first step toward handling its “unfinished business” when it hosts the Hawaii Warriors at home this Saturday to open the 2012 season.
The Trojans, who went 10-2 last season, are 40.5 point favorites over Hawaii, in the school’s first year in the Mountain West Conference. USC has scored at least 49 points in the last five meetings...
USC junior cornerback Nickell Robey was limited in drills during day 8 of fall camp. He was back to full action on day 9, however he was sporting a yellow no-contact jersey. Robey took some time to talk about his status, being a leader, who is standing out at camp, as well as a little fun the upperclassmen have with the freshmen.
Nickell Robey led the team in interceptions as a true freshman last season, but this year the well seemed dry until he picked off Notre Dame's Tommy Rees last week.
Then he followed up last week with a pick-six against Andrew Luck in the fourth quarter that kept the Trojans in the game in their 56-48 triple-overtime loss.
"This whole season sometimes I just felt like...