We learned Thursday that Eagles WR DeSean Jackson — in the final season of his four-year rookie contract — took out a multi-million-dollar insurance policy on himself in August. It’s primary protection against injury until he finalizes what should be a monster extension with the Eagles.
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NFL.com senior writer Steve Wyche reports that Falcons CB Dunta Robinson will start vs. Tampa Bay. Robinson sustained a concussion after he and Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson were knocked out of their game in Week 6 after a frightening collision in which the Falcons’ cornerback launched himself head first to make a tackle. Robinson was fined $50,000 by the league, but said he will appeal the NFL’s ruling.
Falcons CB Dunta Robinson, who was fined $50,000 for his hit on Eagles WR DeSean Jackson that knocked both players out of Sunday’s game with injuries, is planning to appeal the fine.
NFL Network analysts Jim Mora, Mike Mayock, Solomon Wilcots and Charles Davis discussed whether the league handled Tuesday’s fines for helmet-to-helmet hits correctly.
Posted: Sunday, October 17th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Antonio Gates, Brady Poppinga, Brent Keisel, Darian Stewart, DeMeco Ryans, DeSean Jackson, Dunta Robinson, Earnest Graham, Frank Tadych, Jarrad Page, Jon Ryan, Joshua Cribbs, Julian Edelman, Kareem Huggins, Kelly Jennings, Malcom Floyd, Mardy Gilyard, Mohamed Massaquoi, Shaun Hill, Todd Heap, Tom Zbikowski, Week 6 injuries 2010, Zack Bowman, Zack Follett
Texans MLB DeMeco Ryans is done for the season following a torn Achilles’ tendon, one of the most notable injuries of Week 6.
A violent collision between Falcons CB Dunta Robinson and Eagles WR DeSean Jackson in Sunday’s game left both players down on the turf for several minutes before they were taken off the field.
Posted: Tuesday, September 7th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Anthony Gonzalez, Bill Belichick, Brandon Jacobs, Charlie Batch, Chris Johnson, Dennis Dixon, Dunta Robinson, Eric Mangini, Frank Tadych, Fred Jackson, Jake Long, Jared Gaither, Jarrad Page, Jerome Harrison, Jerry Angelo, Kevin Ogletree, Lovie Smith, Marcus Spears, Martin Mayhew, Matthew Stafford, Michael Bush, Patrick Crayton, rashard mendenhall
A quick look at some of the stories on the radar on Tuesday.
Posted: Thursday, August 19th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Atlanta Falcons, Brent Grimes, Chevis Jackson, Christopher Owens, Dominique Franks, Dunta Robinson, Frank Tadych, Mike Smith, Peria Jerry, Thomas Johnson, William Moore
The Atlanta Falcons will hold out a number of starters in Thursday night’s preseason game against the Patriots, including starting cornerbacks Brent Grimes and Dunta Robinson.
NFL.com senior writer Steve Wyche took a spin Around the League on Friday, and topic No. 1 was Albert Haynesworth, who’s skipping another Redskins minicamp.
Free-agent cornerback Dunta Robinson has agreed to a six-year deal with the Falcons, giving him the long-term security he declined in Houston and providing Atlanta the much-needed secondary help it needs.
Free-agent CB Dunta Robinson will sign a multiyear contract with the Falcons by the end of the weekend, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.
Posted: Friday, March 5th, 2010 | Jason La Canfora Tags: 2010 Free Agency, Aaron Kampman, Antonio Bryant, Antrel Rolle, Atlanta Falcons, Baltimore Ravens, Chester Taylor, Chicago Bears, Darren Sharper, Detroit Lions, Dunta Robinson, Gary Brackett, Indianapolis Colts, Julius Peppers, Kansas City Chiefs, Karlos Dansby, Kyle Vanden Bosch, Miami Dolphins, Nate Burleson, New Orleans Saints, New York Giants, Scott Fujita, Seattle Seahawks, Washington Redskins
With the clock about to strike midnight in the East, here’s a look at how some of the top players could begin to come off the market. A handful of players will get new deals tonight, with DE Julius Peppers and LB Karlos Dansby likely in line for the biggest paydays.
Steve Wyche said on NFL Total Access on Thursday that “all indications” are unrestricted free agent Dunta Robinson will end up with the Falcons.
Texans general manager Rick Smith didn’t sound against signing RB LaDainian Tomlinson on Friday. In fact, the team is “entertaining the idea,” he said.
Posted: Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Andy Reid, Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, Colts McCoy, Dan LeFevour, Donovan McNabb, Drew Brees, Dunta Robinson, Jay Cutler, Jimmy Clausen, Keith Bulluck, LaDainian Tomlinson, Mike Holmgren, New Orleans Saints, New York Jets, Nnamdi Asomugha, Philadelphia Eagles, Sam Bradford, Tennessee Titans, Tim Tebow, Tony Pike
Browns team president Mike Holmgren thinks the quarterbacks not throwing at the combine are making a mistake.