Robinson Catches Player of the Navy Game
Allen Robinson
Allen Robinson
Posted Sep 20, 2012

Allen Robinson's big game against Navy, handing Coach O'Brien his first victory PSU, earns him the only honor given to PSU players by PSU fans - the FOS Player of the Game honor.

With five catches for 136 yards, three of which were touchdown receptions, sophomore wideout Allen Robinson made quite a statement against against Navy en route to a Penn State victory.

With 24 catches for 322 yards and four touchdowns through three games this season, Robinson currently leads the Big Ten and ranks 10th in the nation with eight receptions and 107.33 yards per game. For his efforts the sophomore was also named to the Biletnikoff Award Watch List honoring the nation's best receiver this week.

Here's how the voting broke down:

Allen Robinson: 48%
Matt McGloin: 28%
Michael Mauti: 21%
Deion Barnes: 2%
Gerald Hodges: 1%

Through three games Robinson is currently at the halfway point of Penn State's sophomore receiver record of most catches in a season of 48 receptions reached by both Bobby Engram in 1993 and Deon Butler in 2006.

Robinson currently leads the Big Ten in receptions per game, receiving yards per game and is tied for third in touchdown scoring.


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