Report: Josh Jobe and Brian Robinson To Return in 2021
Players considering leaving college to enter the NFL Draft must make their decisions quickly as the deadline is coming Monday, Jan. 18. The Alabama Crimson Tide will have numerous players that need to decide their future and according to reports, some already have.
According to Matt Zenitz of AL.com, junior cornerback Josh Jobe will return to school for the 2021 season as well as senior running back Brian Robinson. Jobe, a two-year starter will provide a big boost to the secondary that is surely losing SEC Defensive Player of the Year, Patrick Surtain. Robinson will opt to use the NCAA's free year of eligibility and ease the pain of losing the Doak Walker Award winner, Najee Harris.
Jobe and Robinson join junior linebacker Chris Allen in returning to the Capstone for the 2021 season.
In three seasons, Jobe has accumulated 91 tackles, 15 pass breakups, two sacks and one interception. The corner from Miami was named Honorable Mention All-American by Pro Football Focus, he was named one of the defensive players of the week by the Alabama staff four times in 2020.
Robinson, a Tuscaloosa native and graduate of Hillcrest High School, has been a contributor to the Alabama backfield for the past four seasons. He has spent time behind Bo Scarbrough, Damien Harris, Josh Jacobs and Najee Harris and now is opting to return for another season to earn the feature running back role. Over the course of his career he has rushed for 1,361 yards and 15 TDs.
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