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Nickell Robey

Nickell Robey's aggressive style of play, knowledge of the game and knack for making big plays on the practice field this fall have earned him immediate praise from the coaching staff and players. It has also earned him a possible spot in the starting lineup.

Robey's Rise Up the Depth Chart At nearly every practice this fall USC freshman Nickell Robey has made a play that has caught the attention of the coaching staff. Like Thursday night, when the 5-8, 165-pound cornerback went up high to intercept a pass while covering Kyle Prater, who stands almost an entire foot taller at 6-5. Robey's aggressive style of play, knowledge of the game and knack for...

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