Jets cornerback Rashard Robinson was charged with drug possession after a December arrest, prompting truthful questions concerning the staff’s knowledge to commerce for the troubled second-year participant halfway via the season.
Morris County police discovered a marijuana-laced sweet (THC infused Peanut Budda Buddah Sweet, in case you had been questioning) in Robinson’s possession after he was pulled over for careless driving his 2018 Mercedes Benz final month, based on the Related Press.
The Jets dealt a 2018 fifth-round decide to the San Francisco 49ers on the commerce deadline in October for a 22-year-old participant along with his justifiable share of off-field points. Basic supervisor Mike Maccagnan’s commerce actually hasn’t aged properly.
The Jets, trying to construct via the draft, successfully threw away certainly one of their two fifth-round picks within the upcoming draft for a man who has already given migraines to the powers that be.
The Jets traded for Robinson regardless of his litany of off-field transgressions courting again to school. A failed drug take a look at and poor grades in 2014 obtained him suspended indefinitely by LSU. He was kicked out of the varsity after a June 2015 arrest for breaking right into a teammate’s condominium.
Robinson, who grew up in Pompano Seashore, Fla., has surrounded himself with those that he should not encompass himself with, based on sources. Though the 6-1, 177-pound Robinson has “elite cowl nook expertise,” based on one 49ers supply, hassle seemingly at all times follows him.
Robinson, a 2016 fourth-round decide, was excused from a Jets apply earlier this season as a consequence of a points with an individual near him, based on sources. A second 49ers supply mentioned that Robinson “is not a foul man,” however he has had repeated issues with cash and household/associates.
Sources informed the Each day Information that Robinson had an embarrassing and troubling incident on a 49ers flight earlier this season. He additionally obtained into it on the sideline in his ultimate sport with San Francisco, which proved to be the ultimate straw for the 49ers.
The Jets had been conscious of each of these incidents, so why did they commerce for him?
Todd Bowles was even caught off caught moments after the commerce was executed. Reporters knowledgeable Bowles of the deal at certainly one of his post-practice press conferences, an embarrassing second for the group, for certain.
Robinson, who had two tackles, no passes defensed and no interceptions in six video games with Gang Inexperienced, was inactive for the ultimate two video games of the season.
A Jets spokesman declined touch upon Robinson’s newest difficulty with the legislation.