May 6, 2009

Robinson part of loaded offensive line

Olive Branch High School has an offensive line that would make most college coaches envious.

The football powerhouse tucked into the Northwest corner of Mississippi just south of Memphis, features at least three D-I recruits in the 2010 class including 6-foot-7, 330-pound Damien Robinson, 6-foot-7, 275-pound Shon Coleman, an Auburn commit, and 6-foot-6, 320-pound Eric Lawson.

Last season's offensive line also included 6-foot-6, 310-pound left tackle Aubrey Phillips, who signed with Florida State, and two guards -- Courtney Easterwood (6-4, 310) and DeMarcus Harris (6-3, 320) -- who signed with Northwest Mississippi Community College.

"We work with each other and try to help each other to go to the next level," Robinson said. "We try to be the backbone of the team."

Robinson said he had about 14 offers but didn't know all of them. His offer list does include Auburn, LSU, Alabama, Florida State, Arkansas, Ole Miss, Mississippi State, Southern Miss and North Carolina.

"Everybody is equal," he said. "They're all on the same level.

Robinson, who is rated a four-star and the nation's No. 67 overall prospect, visited ...

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