Nate Robinson (DT, 6'5"-319lbs) has been ranked as the best defensive lineman in the country by numerous publications. Currently, he has over 30 scholarship offers. On August 9th, he attended the Rutgers Kick-off Celebration
What were his impressions of the Rutgers Kick-off Celebration?
He liked the atmosphere and the number of fans. He felt that "this is not the same old Rutgers" and the program is on the rise. The visit bolstered his feelings about Rutgers and the program.
During the celebration, he talked with the other recruits about their impressions of Rutgers and where Miami stands on his list. He listened to the recruits that have already committed to Rutgers tell their reasons why they committed.
Which teams are on his top 7?
In order, he lists Rutgers, Miami, Michigan State, Maryland, Oklahoma, North Carolina, and Georgia.
What does he like about Rutgers and Miami?
He likes the coaching staff at Rutgers, Coach D'Onofrio & Schiano, the home-style environment, and the fact that his sister graduated from the school. He would like to help bring a national championship to Rutgers. He stated that it would be the greatest thrill of his life.
He likes the fact that Miami has placed a lot of players from his position in the NFL, the coaching staff, and the fact that they are the National Champions.
During his previous visits
to Rutgers, he developed a friendship with Raheem Orr and likes the fact that
he might line-up with him.