Washington Commanders rookie RB Brian Robinson in stable condition after being shot multiple times

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Washington Commanders' just-drafted rookie moving backmost Brian Robinson successful unchangeable information aft being SHOT aggregate times successful attempted robbery

  • Robinson is successful the infirmary aft being deed with aggregate bullets successful the incident
  • He had conscionable been drafted successful the 3rd circular of the 2022 draught retired of Alabama
  • Robinson was impressing coaches with the Commanders this preseason 

By Jake Fenner For Dailymail.Com

Published: 00:11 BST, 29 August 2022 | Updated: 00:47 BST, 29 August 2022

Multiple reports retired of the Washington, D.C. Metro country accidental Washington Commanders rookie moving backmost Brian Robinson is successful unchangeable information aft being changeable aggregate times. 

The communicative was breached by NBC Sports Washington's JP Finlay, who says the incidental was an attempted robbery. His sources accidental the injuries sustained were not beingness threatening. 

Washington Post newsman Nicki Jhabvala says Robinson is successful unchangeable condition. 

NFL Network insider Tom Pelissero reports that astatine slightest 2 bullets struck Robinson successful his little body. 

Commanders rookie Brian Robinson was changeable aggregate times Sunday successful an attempted robbery

In a statement, a DC Metro Police spokesperson said the shooting occurred conscionable earlier 6:00 p.m. section clip on the H Street Corridor adjacent Ben's Chili Bowl successful the northeast portion of the city. The spokesperson added they are looking for 2 juveniles successful narration to the shooting. 

This incidental occurred conscionable arsenic rumors began to circulate that Robinson could beryllium named the starting moving backmost for the recently named Commanders implicit seasoned Antonio Gibson. 

Commanders caput manager Ron Rivera had been pleased with the advancement Robinson had been making and the interaction he's had connected the squad successful the preseason. 

'I deliberation he's a big, strong, powerful, downhill runner, much truthful than thing else. He does person a small spot of shingle to him, but I deliberation if you look astatine it, Antonio (Gibson) is simply a small much of an elusive guy, much disconnected the borderline wherever with Brian, we tin instrumentality it wrong oregon we tin instrumentality it disconnected the borderline conscionable overall.' 

Robinson was selected successful the 3rd circular of this year's NFL draught retired of the University of Alabama. 

Last play with the Crimson Tide, Robinson grabbed vocation highs successful carries (271), rushing yards (1,343), and rushing touchdowns (14).

Additionally, helium acceptable vocation receiving records with the astir catches (35), receiving yards (296) and receiving touchdowns (2).

He's a subordinate that Alabama manager Nick Saban is going to miss successful Tuscaloosa. 

Robinson had an electrical show successful past year's Cotton Bowl, grabbing 204 rushing yards and averaging 7.8 yards per carry.  

'Well, we emotion it erstwhile B-Rob gets rolling,' Saban said during his postgame interview. 

'He did a fantastic job, the violative enactment did a truly bully occupation successful the tally game. So I'm truly arrogant of B-Rob. He's a good young man. And to travel backmost to play this year, he's truly created a batch of worth for himself.' 

Robinson has received praise during the preseason from caput manager Ron Rivera and others

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