Found October 06, 2012 on Football Nation:
Washington Redskins wide receiver Aldrick Robinson is a promising, budding star in Mike Shanahan's offense.So after the freakish end zone crash he had during warm-ups last week with safety Brandon Meriweather, fans and coaches alike became understandably concerned with the receiver's well-being.On Friday, five days after the collision, Robinison had some comforting, and insightful things to say to the media.“I’m feeling good,” Robinson said following Friday's practice at Redskins Park, “Everything is back to normal now.”Robinson described the experience as “definitely bizarre” and “scary.”He was lingering around one of the end zones, headphones on, when Meriweather just came from nowhere and slammed right on into him.“I was just out there lost,” Robinson said.Following the hit, Robinson lay on the ground in a fog. "I started hearing everybody saying that, ‘He’s knocked out. He’s knocked out.’ I couldn’t move and I was trying to wake up but I couldn’t. So I w
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