Seahawks Sign Former First Round Pick Robinson

Renton, Wash. –The Seattle Seahawks have signed receiver Koren Robinson and placed receiver Logan Payne on injured reserve, the team announced this afternoon.

Robinson was originally the ninth overall selection in the 2001 NFL Draft by Seattle. He started 52 of 57 career games with Seattle, posting 213 receptions for 3,167 yards and 12 touchdowns. In 2002, he became the fifth receiver in Seahawks history to record a   1,000-yard season with 1,240 yards, second only to Steve Largent's 1,287 yards in 1985.

He spent the 2005 season with Minnesota where he earned a Pro Bowl selection as the NFC's return specialist after leading the NFC with a 26.0 yard kick return average and ranking second on Minnesota's single-season kickoff return yards list with 1,221.

He has spent parts of the last two seasons in Green Bay where he played in 13 games with one start. For his career, he has started 58 of 84 games, with 263 receptions for 3,844 yards and 14 touchdowns.

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