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RECRUITING: Baseball X-Factor For Robinson

RECRUITING: Baseball X-Factor For Robinson

Mr. Robinson's Neighborhood is PK Yonge School where Florida commitment Derrick Robinson is readying for a season of college football that might never happen. Robinson pledged to sign with Urban Meyer back in the fall, looking to continue a tradition of PK Yonge standouts that have succeeded in Orange and Blue. Willie Jackson, Terry Jackson, Chris Doering, Travis McGriff and most recently Eric Rutledge have all made the short walk across SW 13th Street to the UF campus.

Unlike that group, however, Derrick Robinson has an option that may keep him from playing in The Swamp in the future. Robinson is a standout baseball prospect who is expected to be chosen rather early in the June Major League Baseball Draft. So while he goes about lifting and running and preparing for football at the next level he also has one eye trained on the draft and the decision he will...

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