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Tue, 26 Feb 2013 06:10:14 -0800
The Minnesota Vikings no longer want CB Antoine Winfield to serve as a full-time player. The team wants to go with CBs Josh Robinson and Chris Cook with Winfield in the slot in the nickel defense.
Wed, 30 Jan 2013 13:53:31 -0800
Minnesota Vikings CB Josh Robinson could receive the chance to compete for more playing time next season if the coaches are able to clean up his technique issues.
Sat, 05 Jan 2013 19:51:23 -0800
Minnesota Vikings CB A.J. Jefferson was benched in the second half of the NFC Wild Card game against the Green Bay Packers Saturday, Jan. 5, in favor of CB Josh Robinson.
Fri, 09 Nov 2012 15:18:54 -0800
Minnesota Vikings defensive coordinator Alan Williams said CB A.J. Jefferson has done enough to keep his starting job at cornerback. CB Josh Robinson will be limited to the nickel defense.
Sat, 03 Nov 2012 12:00:31 -0700
Minnesota Vikings CBs Josh Robinson and A.J. Jefferson have been competing for the starting cornerback job opposite CB Antoine Winfield but head coach Leslie Frazier is not disclosing which one will start Week 9.
Fri, 26 Oct 2012 11:09:56 -0700
Minnesota Vikings CB Chris Cook (arm) is dealing with a broken arm, not a broken wrist, as was previously reported. Cook will need surgery that is expected to keep him out for seven to eight weeks, which means the team will likely place him on the Injured Reserve/Designated to Return. CB Josh Robinson replaced Cook in the game Thursday, Oct. 25, and figures to start as long as Cook is sidelined. CB Bobby Felder could replace Cook on the active roster.
Mon, 08 Oct 2012 13:05:24 -0700
Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said the team is not ready to name CB Josh Robinson as a full-time starter even though he started ahead of CB Antoine Winfield Week 5. Robinson is seeing more time because the team wants to keep Winfield fresh throughout the season.
Fri, 14 Sep 2012 14:47:01 -0700
Minnesota Vikings TE Rhett Ellison (ankle), C John Sullivan (ankle), CB Chris Cook (biceps), CB Josh Robinson (hip) and SS Andrew Sendejo (ankle) are listed as probable for Week 2. Sullivan was limited during practice Friday, Sept. 14, while the other four fully participated.
Thu, 13 Sep 2012 14:30:53 -0700
Minnesota Vikings CB Chris Cook (biceps), TE Rhett Ellison (ankle) and CB Josh Robinson (hip) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 13.
Wed, 12 Sep 2012 14:11:58 -0700
Minnesota Vikings CB Josh Robinson (hip) practiced in full Wednesday, Sept. 12.
Sat, 08 Sep 2012 09:51:32 -0700
Minnesota Vikings CB Brandon Burton and Josh Robinson may split time as the No. 3 cornerback Week 1. The team is expected to decide that to do at the position Saturday, Sept. 8.
Thu, 06 Sep 2012 18:38:36 -0700
Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said CBs Josh Robinson and Brandon Burton are candidates to enter the game in nickel defense situations when CB Antoine Winfield moves to nickel back.
Mon, 27 Aug 2012 14:37:26 -0700
Minnesota Vikings FB Ryan D'Imperio (shoulder), CBs Chris Carr (back), Marcus Sherels (ankle) and Josh Robinson (concussion) SS Andrew Sendejo (ankle) and FS Mistral Raymond (back) did not participate in practice Monday, Aug. 27.
Sat, 25 Aug 2012 11:42:41 -0700
Minnesota Vikings CBs Josh Robinson (concussion) and Marcus Sherels (ankle) may miss the final preseason game because of injuries.
Wed, 15 Aug 2012 12:40:04 -0700
Minnesota Vikings CB Josh Robinson his expected to receive a decent amount of playing time in the preseason game Friday, Aug. 17, after sitting out the first preseason game because of a hamstring. Head coach Leslie Frazier said he is not sure if Robinson will receive any playing time with first-team defense during the game.
Wed, 08 Aug 2012 22:31:03 -0700
Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said Wednesday, Aug. 8, that CB Robert Blanton (hamstring), WR Kamar Jorden (hand), OT DeMarcus Love (pectoral), CB Josh Robinson (hamstring), OG Geoffrey Schwartz (hernia) and WR Jordan Todman (ankle) each will not play in the preseason opener Friday, Aug. 10, against the San Francisco 49ers. Each player has been participating in practice only on a limited basis.
Tue, 07 Aug 2012 20:14:02 -0700
Minnesota Vikings CB Josh Robinson (hamstring) was held out of practice Tuesday, Aug. 7, due to a problematic hamstring. He suffered the injury back on the first day of training camp. He is doubtful to play in the team's preseason opener Friday, Aug. 10.
Mon, 06 Aug 2012 20:24:24 -0700
Minnesota Vikings CB Marcus Sherels, WR Bryan Walters and WR Jarius Wright might all get chances in the punt return game Friday, Aug. 10, in preseason action against the San Francisco 49ers. CB Josh Robinson might also be used in the role.
Wed, 01 Aug 2012 10:31:06 -0700
Minnesota Vikings CB Josh Robinson (hamstring) is expected to start working out on the side during practice Wednesday, Aug. 1.
Mon, 30 Jul 2012 10:29:14 -0700
Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said CB Josh Robinson (hamstring) is making progress in his recovery from a hamstring injury but is still considered day-to-day.
Sat, 28 Jul 2012 18:42:46 -0700
Minnesota Vikings CB Josh Robinson (hamstring) suffered a hamstring strain in practice Friday, July 27, and he is considered day to day.
Sat, 28 Jul 2012 10:02:22 -0700
Minnesota Vikings CB Josh Robinson (hamstring) is considered day-to-day with a hamstring injury. The team does not believe the injury is serious.
Wed, 25 Jul 2012 15:29:46 -0700
The Minnesota Vikings signed third-round draft pick CB Josh Robinson to an undisclosed deal Wednesday, July 25.
Thu, 28 Jun 2012 11:04:55 -0700
Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman said WRs Jarius Wright and CBs Marcus Sherels and Josh Robinson are expected to compete for the punt return duties during training camp.
Thu, 21 Jun 2012 16:33:42 -0700
Minnesota Vikings CB Josh Robinson and FS Harrison Smith received time with the first-team defense during minicamp this week but head coach Leslie Frazier said people should not read too much into where players are being used.
Sat, 28 Apr 2012 12:34:34 -0700
The Minnesota Vikings believe CB Josh Robinson has the ability play man-to-man coverage as well as zone coverage in the NFL.
Fri, 27 Apr 2012 21:10:57 -0700
St. Louis Rams head coach Jeff Fisher said Friday, April 27, that CB Trumaine Johnson has the potential to be a starting cornerback. "Easy question, we thought that Trumaine had starter ability, we did not think (UCF CB Josh Robinson) did. So that was - he was higher on our board," Fisher said.
Fri, 30 Mar 2012 13:36:27 -0700
The Baltimore Ravens met with Central Florida CB Josh Robinson, Louisiana State Ron Brooks, University of Pittsburgh CB Buddy Jackson and Syracuse S Phillip Thomas Friday, March 30.
Tue, 28 Feb 2012 18:53:56 -0800
UCF DB Josh Robinson was the fastest defensive back in attendance at the NFL Scouting Combine Tuesday, Feb. 28, posting a 4.33-second mark in the 40-yard dash. He hit 38.5 inches in the vertical leap, and his broad jump was measured at 11-foot-1. Robinson did show a lot of stiffness in drills, and was often off balance, but his sheer athleticism might be enough to move his stock up to the second day of the NFL Draft.
Tue, 28 Feb 2012 13:12:14 -0800
Central Florida DB Josh Robinson posted the fastest 40-yard dash result at the 2012 NFL Combine Tuesday, Feb. 28, running it in 4.33 seconds. Those that followed included Louisiana State DB Rond'trique Brooks (4.37), South Carolina DB Stephon Gilmore (4.40), Clemson DB Coty Sensabaugh (4.42), Louisiana-Lafayette DB Dwight Bentley (4.43), North Alabama DB Janoris Jenkins (4.46), Virginia Tech DB Jayron Hosley (4.47), Texas A&M DB Coryell Judie (4.48), Cal Poly State DB Asa Jackson (4.49) and Louisiana State DB Morris Claiborne (4.50).