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Robinson wants to ‘step up' with larger role

Josh Robinson (Tom Dahlin/Viking Update)

Josh Robinson learned at the feet of Antoine Winfield as a rookie. Now Robinson is hoping to adequately replace his mentor.

Replacing a legend is never easy. Many is the player who has cracked under the pressure of replacing a potential Hall of Famer. That is the daunting task Josh Robinson is facing this season. If all goes as planned, Robinson is going to be the Vikings nickel cornerback, lining up in the slot to take away the short slant pass that can often lead to big gains if completed on time. That has... Recommended Stories