Allen Bernard Robinson II (born August 24, 1993) is a wide receiver for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League. He was drafted in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft after playing collegiate football at the notable Pennsylvania State University.
Robinson attended Orchard Lake St. Mary’s Preparatory in Orchard Lake, MI, where he was instrumental in leading the 2010 varsity team to the Michigan Division 3 state championship game. Playing for Coach George Porritt, Robinson caught 44 passes for 720 yards and scored 10 touchdowns as a senior. He also returned two punts for touchdowns and intercepted two passes. Robinson was also captain of both the footbal and basketball teams.
The awards piled up for the athletic and vastly talented wide out at Pennsylvania State University, who was selected 2012 and 2013 Big Ten Richter-Howard Receiver-of-the-Year, first-team All-American 2013 and All-Big Ten by the coaches, media, BTN.com and ESPN.com. In 2013 Robinson became the first player (since 1985) to lead the Big Ten in receptions and receiving yards for consecutive seasons and ranked third in the nation in receiving yards per game (119.3) and ninth in receptions per game (8.1 average). As a junior Robinson ended his college career with 177 receptions, 2474 yards and 17 touchdowns. He maintains the Penn State record for most receptions and yards in a season and tied for second-highest touchdowns in a season as well.
In 2014, Robinson started 8 of 10 games gaining a total of 48 receptions, 548 yards and 2 touchdowns. Before going on IR (week 10 of the 2014 season), Robinson was 1st among NFL rookie wide receivers with 48 catches. In December 2014, Robinson and teammate Allen Hurns became the first rookie receiver duo to have over 48 catches in NFL history.