"It's been a little while for me," he said. "There comes a point where you just can't take it anymore and believe me, I've been there a few times this summer."
Robinson plans on arriving at UM on August 3, the day freshmen are to
officially report as a group.
"I would be there now but I got the girl
[friend] back home," he said. "She's been wanting me to stay but she ain't
coming with me (laughing while listening to her scream at him in the
Two question marks surrounding the talented lineman
heading into the summer were his academic status as well as the knee injury from
"I'm straight on those now," he said. "I'm all set to start
up at Miami in a
couple weeks. I'll be ready for practice."
Robinson, who now checks in
at 6-3 and 315, has spent the past several months preparing for his career as a
"When I had a chance to pick my own college, I wanted the
best," he said. "That's why I picked Miami. I knew I'd be competing with the
best players day in and day out. I know they're probably there now working hard
but I have been too. I'm getting about 4 to 415 up on the bench and I've been
running a lot of 100's on my own. I start with 20 of them and work my way down,
Robinson said he's also spent a lot of time this summer playing
pickup basketball to work on his conditioning. "I play around a little," he
said. "It's helped get me ready."
The talented lineman said he's hoping
to make an impact as soon as possible for the Hurricanes.
"I'm gonna try
to do whatever I can," he said. "They got good coaches and everything so I'll be
ready. Practice ain't too far off and I'll be ready for whatever they got."
Robinson Ready for UM
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