Rashard Robinson (born July 23, 1995) is a professional American football player who plays cornerback in the National Football League (NFL) for the San Francisco 49ers. He was selected by the 49ers in the fourth round of the 2016 NFL Draft.

 

 

Early years

Robinson was born in Pompano Beach, Florida, where he attended Blanche Ely High School.

College career

Robinson attended Louisiana State University, where he played two seasons of college football for the LSU Tigers and had one interception and 30 tackles in 15 games.[2]

Robinson was suspended indefinitely from LSU's football team midway through the 2014 season due to a failed drug test and substandard academics.[3][4] After missing a semester, he was arrested in June 2015 for unauthorized entry into a teammate's apartment and was not allowed to re-enroll.[5][6] He returned to Florida and enrolled at Broward College, where he began training for the draft.[4]