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#8 Darius Robinson
Position: Cornerback
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 175
Year: Senior
Hometown: College Park, GA
High School: Westlake HS
Major: Community Recreation, Sport & Camp Management
Experience: 3 Letters

 

Was a starter at cornerback in 2013 in his best year as a Tiger after suffering injuries in 2011 and 2012 that set him back ... had 70 tackles, four tackles for loss, six interceptions for 40 yards, one quarterback pressure, and five pass breakups in 1,371 snaps over 38 games (25 starts) in his career.

2013:  Permanent team co-captain ... has 37 tackles, three tackles for loss, three interceptions for 35 yards, and two pass breakups in 671 snaps over 13 games (13 starts) ... had two tackles and a 35-yard interception return for a touchdown in 32 snaps against S.C. State on Sept. 7 ... had three tackles and a pass breakup in 48 snaps at N.C. State on Sept. 19 ... had three tackles, one tackle for loss, and two interceptions in 47 snaps at Syracuse on Oct. 5; named team co-defensive player-of-the-game ... had six tackles and a pass breakup in 74 snaps against #5 Florida State on Oct. 19 ... had four tackles and one tackle for loss in 55 snaps at Virginia on Nov. 2 ... had five tackles and one tackle for loss in 64 snaps against Georgia Tech on Nov. 14 ... had seven tackles in playing all 81 snaps at #9 South Carolina on Nov. 30.

2012:  Had 13 tackles, one interception for three yards, and two pass breakups in 281 snaps over seven games (six starts) ... had five tackles and a three-yard interception return in 60 snaps against Ball State on Sept. 8 ... had one tackle and a pass breakup in 56 snaps against Furman on Sept. 15 ... had two tackles and a pass breakup in 34 snaps at Boston College on Sept. 29 ... suffered a fractured ankle against Virginia Tech on Oct. 20 and was lost for the rest of the season.

2011:  Had 18 tackles, one tackle for loss, and one interception for two yards in 346 snaps over 11 games (six starts) ... had two tackles in 30 snaps against Troy on Sept. 3 ... had two tackles in 36 snaps in his first career start against Wofford on Sept. 10 ... had one tackle in 49 snaps in a starting role against #19 Auburn on Sept. 17 ... had one tackle and a pass breakup in 30 snaps against #11 Florida State on Sept. 24 ... had four tackles in 53 snaps at #10 Virginia Tech on Oct. 1 ... had five tackles, a tackle for loss, quarterback pressure in 47 snaps at Maryland on Oct. 15 ... had one tackle and a two-yard interception return in 27 snaps against North Carolina on Oct. 22 ... had one tackle in 23 snaps against #22 West Virginia in the Orange Bowl on Jan. 4.

2010:  Had two tackles and one interception in 73 snaps over seven games ... had a tackle in 37 snaps against Presbyterian College ... had his first career interception in 17 snaps against Maryland ... had a tackle in 13 snaps at Wake Forest.

Before Clemson:  Rated as the #16 cornerback in the nation and #20 player in Georgia by Rivals.com ... #237 player in the nation by Rivals.com ... #27 cornerback in the nation and #35 player in Georgia by Scout.com ... #17 cornerback in the nation by ESPN.com ... #17 player in Georgia by SuperPrep ... outstanding student with a 3.4 GPA ... had 80 tackles, two interceptions, two caused fumbles, a fumble return for a score, and a punt return for a score as a senior ... had 43 tackles, 10 pass breakups, and three interceptions as a junior ... had 400 yards in the return game as a junior ... had 461 yards and nine rushing touchdowns and 688 yards and three passing touchdowns passing as a junior ... coached by Gregory Minnis at Westlake High School ... recruited by Charlie Harbison ... chose Clemson over Auburn, Georgia Tech, Kentucky, and Miami (FL).

Personal:  Majoring in community recreation, sport, & camp management ... born Nov. 17, 1991.

 

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