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Michael Robinson

Michael Robinson - #26 - RB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 1"/ 240 lbs.
Birthday 02/06/1983
Birthplace Richmond, VA
College Penn State
Years played 8
Drafted 2006, 4th round, 3rd pick by 49ers

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Att Yds TD
12 49 0

Seahawks think Whitehurst is total package

Posted March 27, 2010 @ noon ET
As was the case when they acquired little-known Matt Hasselbeck nine years ago, the Seahawks paid an eyebrow-raising price for QB Charlie Whitehurst, who'll be counted on as Hasselbeck’s heir apparent.

Seahawks obtain QB Whitehurst from Chargers

Posted March 17, 2010 @ 7:02 p.m. ET
The wheels continue to turn fast and furious in Seattle with the news that the Seahawks have agreed to move down 20 spots in the second round and also part with a 2011 third-round pick to acquire QB Charlie Whitehurst ...

Eagles land Tapp from Seahawks for Clemons, pick

Posted March 16, 2010 @ 7:16 p.m. ET
The Eagles and Seahawks swapped defensive ends Tuesday, with the Eagles landing Darryl Tapp and Chris Clemons heading to Seattle.

Seahawks release Grant, re-sign Tapp

Posted March 16, 2010 @ noon ET
The release of starting SS Deon Grant and the re-signing of restricted free-agent DE Daryl Tapp topped off a busy day of Monday moves for the Seahawks on the first day of their offseason conditioning program.

Report: Seahawks sign TE Baker

Posted March 13, 2010 @ 5:20 p.m. ET
Seattle filled its need for a backup tight end Saturday, signing ex-Patriot Chris Baker.

Seahawks leaving no QB stone unturned

Posted March 13, 2010 @ 1:57 a.m. ET
There's plenty of QB intrigue in the Pacific Northwest, with names ranging from Tim Tebow to Donovan McNabb to Kevin Kolb being bandied about on the Seahawks' rumor mill.

NFC West team needs

Posted March 01, 2010 @ 2:56 p.m. ET
With Marc Bulger showing that he was not the answer and having been released, the Rams desperately need to find a quarterback they can build their offense around. PFW continues its analysis of team needs with a look at the ...

Pass rusher could be bigger need for Seahawks than OT

Posted Feb. 26, 2010 @ 3:47 p.m. ET
Seahawks insiders seem to think the team's need for a top pass rusher is just as glaring as the need for a new left tackle to eventually replace Walter Jones.

Seahawks franchise PK Mare

Posted Feb. 25, 2010 @ 7:41 a.m. ET
The Seahawks further solidified their kicking ranks Wednesday when they placed the franchise tag on PK Olindo Mare. The 11-year veteran who kicked for both the Dolphins and Saints before taking over the PK duties in Seattle the last two ...

Seahawks planning 'unique' role for Curry

Posted Jan. 28, 2010 @ 12:34 p.m. ET
The word out of Seattle is that new head coach Pete Carroll plans on having Aaron Curry apply a lot more pressure next season in more of a pass-rushing, stand-up DE role similar to what both Brian Cushing and Clay ...

Assessing where Redskins, Seahawks, Bills stand

Posted Jan. 24, 2010 @ 1:04 p.m. ET
With only three teams having hired new head coaches since the end of the season, NFList looks at the pros and cons facing the new field bosses in Buffalo, Seattle and Washington.

Seahawks clarify chain of command

Posted Jan. 21, 2010 @ 5:01 p.m. ET
At the introductory press conference for new Seahawks GM John Schneider, the Seahawks indicated new head coach Pete Carroll will have the final say on personnel after all.

Schneider named Seahawks' new GM

Posted Jan. 19, 2010 @ 10:59 a.m. ET
League sources have confirmed that the Seahawks have hired Packers director of football operations John Schneider as the team’s new general manager to replace Tim Ruskell, who was forced to resign late in the season.

Insider: Why did Seahawks hire Carroll?

Posted Jan. 16, 2010 @ 1:46 p.m. ET
In hiring Pete Carroll, the Seahawks were looking to change the style of their head coach, one NFL insider says in this week's "Audibles," but he wonders why they pursued a coach whose image appeared to be taking a ...

Carroll quickly winning over Seahawks fans

Posted Jan. 15, 2010 @ 11:04 a.m. ET
After what we hear was a bit of a backlash initially in defense of Jim Mora when he was unexpectedly replaced by Pete Carroll, it appears Carroll is quickly getting the Seattle area to warm up to him.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Sept. 12, 2011
A second-degree ankle injury is likely to sideline Robinson for Sunday's game.||||||| Robinson was hurt when his ankle got rolled in an earlier game.
Posted July 28, 2011
Robinson appears headed back to the Seahawks after posting on Twitter Thursday morning that he had reached agreement on a deal with Seattle.||||||| Robinson was signed by Seattle before the start of last season after he was waived by San Francisco. Robinson was Seattle's only fullback last season but was also a key contributor on special teams.
Posted July 28, 2008
Robinson will miss at least one week of training camp after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on a torn meniscus in his right knee Monday.||||||| Robinson, the former Penn State quarterback who has played sparingly in two NFL seasons, was injured when he ran into rookie guard Chilo Rachal during the 49ers' first full-contact practice Monday morning. Robinson returned to the club's training complex in the afternoon after the minor surgery, but the 49ers didn't provide a timetable for his return. Robinson has rushed for just 237 yards and two touchdowns in his NFL career, instead playing mostly on special teams.
Posted Aug. 14, 2007
Robinson and Maurice Hicks both looked good in limited action in their battle to be Frank Gore's backup in the 49ers' 17-13 loss to the Broncos on Monday night.||||||| Robinson had 25 yards on six rushes with a long of 10, while Hicks added 30 yards on three carries with a long run of 20. Gore, the 2006 NFC rushing leader, will sit out at least the 49ers' first three exhibitions with a broken hand. Robinson - the former Penn State quarterback - had 116 yards on 38 attempts with two touchdowns, while Hicks rushed for 82 yards on 29 carries last year.
Posted Sept. 26, 2006
San Francisco coach Mike Nolan said Robinson will receive significant playing time this week against Kansas City after he scored two touchdowns against Philadelphia last week while filling in for the injured Frank Gore. Robinson, a rookie from Penn State who was converted from quarterback to running back, finished with five carries for 29 yards.||||||| Gore is expected to play this week, but he fumbled near the goal line for the second straight week, meaning Robinson might become the team's goal-line back. He has seven carries for 28 yards in three games, but ran hard and showed promise with his performance against the Eagles.

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