The San Francisco 49ers have selected free safety Trenton Robinson of Michigan State in the sixth round of the NFL draft.
Robinson had 76 tackles last season and his nine interceptions are tied for 12th in school history. That was enough for San Francisco to overlook his size - 5-foot-10 and 195 pounds - and select Robinson with the 180th overall pick Saturday.
Robinson will have...
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April 28, 2012
FS/CB Trent Robinson, Michigan State
Green Bay Packers draft prospect profile: FS/CB Trent Robinson
Trenton Robinson, FS/CB Michigan State
5-10, 195 pounds
Hometown: Bay City, MI
40-yard dash: 4.46
Vertical Jump: 35”
Broad Jump: 10’5”
20-yard shuttle: 4.16
3-cone drill: 7.12
News and Notes:
Short for a safety, but a big hitter. … Started career...
Trenton Robinson S Michigan State #39
Plays the centerfield position well. Does a nice job reading the quarterback in zone coverage. Capable of staying with tight ends in man coverage; decent leaping ability makes up for height disadvantage. Experience in man coverage vs receivers also, but at his best in zone. Willing to help out against...
Bay City Police are releasing few details regarding a traffic ticket they issued to Michigan State University football star Trenton Robinson shortly before Christmas.
Trenton Robinson concludes his Michigan State career Tuesday in the Outback Bowl against Georgia. Following the game, Robinson plans on heading out to California to train for the NFL Draft.
Carlos Osorio | The Associated PressBay City's Trenton Robinson celebrates an interception against Michigan State last season. Robinson returned to Bay City during the Spartans' Christmas break to shoot a short commercial segment promoting Bay City Public Schools.BAY CITY —...
EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Trenton Robinson, one of Michigan States senior captains, admires teammate Isaiah Lewis for his constant tenacity, every game and every practice.
If hes going to mess up, hes going to mess up 100 mph, Robinson said. He goes hard all the time.
Occasionally in sports, that type of determination can lead to your downfall, too.
In Lewis case, it happened at...
EAST LANSING, Mich. Trenton Robinson, one of Michigan State's senior captains, admires teammate Isaiah Lewis for his constant tenacity, every game and every practice.
"If he's going to mess up, he's going to mess up 100 mph," Robinson said. "He goes hard all the time."
Occasionally in sports, that type of determination can lead to your downfall...
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By NOAH TRISTER AP Sports Writer As he prepares for his final home game, Michigan State's Trenton Robinson is wondering where the time went.
''When you're sitting there as a freshman in the back row, and you hear the guys say it flies by, you're like, `I'm going to be here forever,''' the senior safety said. ''Then...
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November 16, 2011
Michigan state safety Trenton Robinson is coming off a top performance against Minnesota as the Spartans get ready for a trip to Iowa City for a battle against the Hawkeyes. How does the Spartans captain see the Hawkeyes?