Robinson by no means settled into the Rams’ offense. Matthew Stafford’s choice to focus on Cooper Kupp left the veteran an afterthought. Then Robinson botched a few of his few alternatives, resulting in fewer possibilities, and issues spiraled till an harm — like many Rams gamers — ended his season.
Of his time in L.A. final 12 months, Robinson quipped: “For those who’re a fork, you do not wish to be used as a spoon the vast majority of the time.”
Given how his runs in Chicago and L.A. ended, with Robinson injured and unproductive, most have given up hope that he could be something greater than a No. 3 possibility. Fortunately, that is all of the Steelers want: a heady veteran who can fill out the corps behind Diontae Johnson and George Pickens.
“I really feel like being round youthful receivers retains me younger,” Robinson mentioned. “This truly would be the first time in my profession that I will be the oldest receiver within the room. … I am nonetheless 29. I am nonetheless studying some issues myself. I am wanting ahead to it. It is an excellent group, even from watching these guys from afar. It is plenty of expertise in that room.
“With the ability to assist these guys out with simply among the expertise that I’ve had in several conditions, on the sector and off the sector. I like to provide as a lot data to a few of my youthful teammates as a lot as doable. With the ability to be a vet on this league and to have the ability to play, now going into my tenth 12 months, I really feel like I’ve gained a lot data on the sector and off the sector that has helped me in my profession. I am at all times wanting ahead to passing that alongside.”