Neiko Robinson


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Home town: Bratt, Fla.
High school: Northview High
Listed as: 5-foot-11, 170 pounds
Commitment date: June 3, 2012
Rated as: He is rated as a 3-star recruit by and He is considered to be a 2-star recruit by

Of note: Robinson committed to Penn State without ever visiting the campus ... He played the 2011 season at Flomaton High (Ala.), near the Florida border. ... He also had offers from Alabama, Florida State, the University of South Alabama, North Texas and Louisiana Tech, according to ... He is the first Nittany Lion football recruit from Florida in more than a decade.

In his words: "Penn State is kind of a dream school for me. Even though I haven't visited yet, I knew it was a place I wanted to go."

“When my coach first told me Ted Roof was visiting, I was like, 'The coach who was at Auburn when they won the national championship?'" Robinson said. "My coach said that he’s at Penn State, and he’s coming to see (me). I told him, ‘Stop playing.’ I didn’t think anything like that could happen to me. It put a smile on my face."

"It’s a good school. They are building their program again to be what it used to be in the past. I like where the coaching staff is going. They want guys that can be game-changers, and I think I can do that on the defensive side. I want to be part of that and be there for four years of winning."

Twitter comments from his fellow 2013 recruits ...

Some of Neiko's highlights at Northview ...

Highlights of Neiko's junior season ...

Earlier posts:
Is Penn State tiptoeing or marching into the South?

2 Responses to Neiko Robinson

  1. K Garrison says: Neiko Robinson 2013 PSU commit. Sr Hi-Light video. 2012 Season.

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