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Vikings impressed with Robinson's athleticism

Josh Robinson (Joe Robbins/Getty)

The Vikings had a number of cornerbacks in mind as their pick closed in, but none more athletic than Josh Robinson. The scouting staff saw too much upside to pass on him.

There is something to be said about the NFL Scouting Combine. It can cause a player's stock to rise or fall dramatically. Vikings third-round cornerback Josh Robinson was one who made the most of his time at Indianapolis – vaulting himself from a mid-round selection from Central Florida to the top of the third round. Vikings general manager Rick Spielman said that the team's war room was... Recommended Stories