Posts Tagged ‘Dunta Robinson’

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Atlanta Knocks Out RG3, Tops Redskins 24-17

Winning on the road in the NFL is never easy, and Sunday against the Redskins the Falcons gutted out a huge 24-17 win against a game Skins team to improve to 5-0 on the season. It’s the first time in the history of the team they are 5-0, and Sunday they leaned on a future […]

Falcons CB Robinson, Lions C Raiola got into pregame scuffle

Players for the Falcons and Lions were involved in a little pregame scrum that needed to broken up by game officials, Mike Freeman of CBSSports.com reported. Chris McCosky of The Detroit News reported that Lions center Dominic Raiola and Falcons cornerback Dunta Robinson appeared to be in the middle of the action near the tunnel, […]

Falcons CB Robinson fined $40K for hit on Eagles WR Maclin

Cornerback Dunta Robinson of the Atlanta Falcons has been fined $40,000 by NFL Vice President of Football Operations Merton Hanks for a violation of player safety rules, the NFL announced today. Robinson is a repeat offender of player safety rules. He was fined $25,000 for a 2010 violation of player safety rules (Unnecessary Roughness, Week […]

NFL Looking Into Hit that Robinson Put on Maclin Sunday Night

It was another vicious hit, and once again the NFL will be looking into it, and this time, it could cost Falcons cornerback Dunta Robinson. The league is going to examine the hit that Robinson put on Philadelphia wide receiver Jeremy Maclin that drew a 15-yard penalty in Sunday night’s game. Robinson was fined $50,000 […]

Tackling the helmet-to-helmet hit controversy

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when watching a hit like this live? What’s your favorite part of a football game? Is it a great pass rush? What about a perfectly executed weakside blitz? Maybe it’s precision passing. Or, like most people, it’s the bone-crushing people. Every week, we look forward to see […]

NFL hands down fines on the big hits from the weekend

The NFL Tuesday did as they promised, and took action against three players who laid jarring hits on their opponents this past weekend. Huge fines were laid down to Steelers LB James Harrison ($75,000), Patriots safety Brandon Meriweather ($50,000) and Falcons cornerback Dunta Robinson ($50,000). Ray Anderson, the NFL’s executive vice president of football operations, […]

NFL Gridiron Gab Pre-Camp Division Previews: NFC South

Is the party over?  Still going on?  Will it ever end?  Last year’s road to the Super Bowl for the New Orleans Saints capped off one of the most remarkable and impressive journeys for a team seemingly everyone was emotionally behind.  Who was rooting against these guys?  How could you?  Drew Brees was flawless, he […]

2010 All-NFC South Squad

Offense QB: Drew Brees – Needs no introduction.  So let’s take a quick peak at his competition: Matt Ryan – quite average, easily overrated.  Jimmy Clausen – promising, yet outside of Steve Smith, who else is there?  Josh Freeman – reminds me of a more talented, athletic version of Byron Leftwich, but who is at […]