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12/05/16 - DT A'Shawn Robinson batted down his sixth pass of the season Sunday when he deflected a ball at the line of scrimmage. That's the most pass breakups by a defensive lineman since Jason Pierre-Paul had six in 2010. A second-round pick out of Alabama, Robinson also had two tackles in the game.
12/01/16 - Rookie DT A'Shawn Robinson made his first start of the season in last week's Thanksgiving win over the Minnesota Vikings.
A second-round pick out of Alabama, Robinson has had a productive first 11 games with 17 tackles, two sacks and two more tackles for loss. He's known primarily as a run-stuffer, but also has excelled at batting passes down at the line of scrimmage.
So far this year, Robinson has five pass deflections, tied for third on the team behind cornerbacks Darius Slay (10) and Nevin Lawson (six).
"I just think that that's kind of part of a guy, has a feel for lanes and timing," Lions head coach Jim Caldwell said. "He's trying to get to the quarterback first of all, that's a secondary sort of a thing, but (he's able to make an) adjustment because he's athletic. He's reminded me a couple times that he was a basketball player, offered a scholarship by a couple schools. So he's a pretty good athlete."
10/17/16 - DT A'Shawn Robinson batted down his third pass of the season Sunday. Robinson played as the Lions' third defensive tackle with Haloti Ngata sidelined by a shoulder injury. Ngata is expected to miss at least one more week with his injury.
01/15/16 - Alabama Heisman Trophy winner Derrick Henry and defensive lineman A'Shawn Robinson are heading to the NFL. The two juniors announced their intentions to enter the draft on Friday, four days after helping lead the Crimson Tide to its fourth national title in seven seasons. They're the latest underclassmen to leave Alabama, which has had 14 juniors leave in the last four years. Henry set Southeastern Conference season rushing records with 2,219 yards and 28 touchdowns. The projected early-round pick won the Doak Walker and Maxwell Awards. Robinson was an Outland Trophy finalist and Associated Press All-American. He's projected as an early first-round pick. Robinson had 3.5 sacks and a team-high 10 quarterback hurries. - AP Sports
12/09/15 - 2015 ALL-SEC FIRST TEAM (COACHES): DL A'Shawn Robinson, Alabama...Has been selected First Team All-Southeastern Conference for the 2015 college football season by the Conference Head Coaches. - SEC Football