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21   Patrick Robinson
Patrick Robinson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Miami, FL

High School:
Gulliver Prep

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 194

Position:
CB


2009: Played and started in 12 games...enjoyed a standout senior season posting career-highs in tackles, tackles for loss, passes defended and forced fumble ...leads all defensive players with 11 passes defended and ranks fi fth in the ACC in that category...finished fi fth on team with 52 tackles...closed out the regular season with four or more tackles in six of seven games...recorded a career high nine tackles (7 solos) against Clemson...forced fumbles against
Maryland and Florida....tied for seventh in the ACC in the forced fumbles category...was used a kick return specialist in the final four games...recorded a season-high four returns for 87 yards in a Florida State victory over Maryland...appeared in 45 games over his career with 25 starts...regular special teams contributor throughout
his career.

2008: Florida State's starter at the boundary corner position in eight of 13 games...among the Seminoles' top 10 tacklers with 26 stops despite playing in only eight games...played in 33 games during the first three years of his career while earning 13 starting assignments...lone interception during the 2008 season came against Georgia Tech to give him seven career interceptions...his seven career interceptions are the most by any returning Seminole...his 26 stops rank as the second highest single-season total in his career...had four pass break ups, tied for fourth-most on the team...single-game career-high of seven tackles came in the Seminoles victory over Clemson...forced a fumble in the victory over the Tigers...single-season career-high 2.0 tackles for loss with one each in victories over Clemson and Maryland...ranked fifth on the team with four kickoff returns for a total of 112 return yards...career-long kickoff return of 39 yards came in the Seminoles victory over Colorado...kickoff return against the Buffaloes led to a 52-yard field goal by Graham Gano that gave the Seminoles a commanding 22-7 lead.

2007: Earned All-ACC Honorable Mention honors from the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association...named All-ACC second team by Rivals and All-ACC third team by Phil Steele...Miami Herald All-Florida team...played in 12 games while starting five at the right (boundary) cornerback position...earned a team and career-high six interceptions including one each in five consecutive games to tie the school record for consecutive games with at least one interception...his interceptions came in consecutive games against NC State, Wake Forest, Miami, Duke and Boston College...he also added an interception in the Seminoles' victory over Maryland...ranked third in the ACC and tied for 12th nationally with 0.5 interceptions per game...finished only two interceptions short of tying for the national lead... helped the Seminoles' defense rank tied for 23rd with 17 total interceptions...tied for the lead in ACC games only with his six interceptions...earned his single-season career-high of 28 tackles with his single-game career-high of four tackles coming against Clemson and Maryland...led Florida State with six pass breakups including two in the Seminoles' victory at Colorado...earned multiple tackles in eight of his 12 games played.

2006: Played in 12 of Florida State's 13 games as a back-up to Tony Carter at the field corner position...11 tackles, one tackle for minus yardage and one blocked kick...blocked a PAT against Clemson that was returned for a defensive score by Tony Carter...marked the first time in school history that a blocked PAT had been returned for a score...he then returned a blocked PAT in the Seminoles' victory over Duke...his return of a blocked PAT came in the second quarter of Florida State's victory over the Blue Devils...scooped up a blocked point after touchdown by Lawrence Timmons and returned it the length of the field for a two-point defensive PAT to put the Seminoles up 23-6...career high three tackles in the Seminoles' victory over UCLA in the Emerald Bowl...multiple tackles against Rice, Duke and Virginia in extended playing time on special teams...had a tackle for minus yardage against Virginia...returned a team-high three punts against UCLA...returned one punt for 16 yards against NC State in a nationally televised Thursday night game on ESPN.

High School: Graduated from Gulliver Prep in 2006...a four-star player and No. 16 cornerback in the nation according to Rivals. com...listed as the No. 37 overall prospect and No. 5 cornerback in the state on Rivals.com's Postseason Florida Top 100 for 2006... also regarded as a four-star recruit and No. 16 cornerback in the country by Scout.com...named All-State first team for Class 2A by the Florida Sports Writers Association after his senior season...represented Team Florida in the annual CaliFlorida Bowl and was named to Rivals.com's Florida Hot 11 list after his performance in the event's practices and game...an all-region selection by PrepStar magazine prior to his senior season after recording 32 catches for 491 yards and six touchdowns on offense and intercepting eight passes on defense as a junior...11 interceptions on defense and 10 touchdowns on offense as a senior...clocked at 4.45 in the 40-yard dash Nike Camp at the University of Miami during the spring of 2006...attended Gulliver Prep with current Seminole teammates Evan Bellamy and Anthony Leon...finished third in the state track and field championships in the 100 and 200 meter sprints during his senior season...also attended South Miami High School as a prep star...chose Florida State over Florida, Minnesota and Tennessee.

Personal: Born Sept. 7, 1987...majored in social science.

DEFENSE

G UA A Total TFL YDS PD FF FR INT
2006 12 6 5 11 1.0 5 0 0 0 0
2007 12 18 10 28 1.0 3 12 1 1 6
2008 9 22 4 26 2.0 6 5 1 1 1
2009 11 32 15 47 3.0 7 11 2 2 0
Total 78 78 34 112 7.0 21 28 4 4 7

KICK RETURNS

No. YDS TD Lg Avg/R
2008 4 112 0 39 28.0
2009 9 199 0 32 22.1
Total 13 311 0 39 23.9


Career-Highs:
Tackles 7, Duke, 2006
TFL 1, twice Miami and NC State, 2007
PBU 2, Rice, 2006

Kick Returns
No 2, at Georgia Tech, 2008
Yards 44, at Georgia Tech, 2008
Longest 39, vs. Colorado, 2008

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