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Robert Foster
Robert Foster

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Monaca, Pa.

High School:
Central Valley

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 191

Position:
WR

Experience:
RS



08/19/2014

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OUTLOOK: An explosive wide receiver who should benefit from added reps during the offseason ... could challenge for a role in the Alabama offense in 2014.

FRESHMAN (2013): Redshirted during his first season at The University of Alabama.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: One of the top wide receiver prospects in the nation, giving the Crimson Tide an explosive pass-catching option ... participated in the Under Armour All-America Game ... a first team USA Today All-American ... a five-star prospect by 247Sports.com and Scout.com ... the nation's No. 1 wide receiver according to 247Sports.com ... No. 18 in the Top 247 and the No. 2 player in the state of Pennsylvania ... ranked 23rd nationally in the 247Composite and the No. 2 wideout ... Scout.com listed him as the No. 4 wide receiver and No. 23 overall in the Scout 300 ... ESPN ranked him the No. 2 wide receiver nationally and No. 25 in the ESPN 150 ... ESPN also had him as the No. 1 player in Pennsylvania and the No. 25 player in the East Region ... Rivals.com rated him the No. 4 wide receiver and the No. 4 player in the state ... No. 32 nationally according to Tom Lemming with MaxPreps and the site's No. 1 wingback ... Sporting News No. 49 player in the nation ... a member of the PrepStar Dream Team, also the publication's No. 10 receiver and No. 80 player nationally... caught 45 passes for 756 yards and 14 touchdowns as a senior, while rushing for 549 yards and 12 scores in 2012 ... earned Pennsylvania Sportswriters Class AAA All-State honors in 2012 and was a 2011 PSWA All-State selection as a specialist ... also intercepted four passes on defense with 67 tackles and eight pass breakups in his senior year ... hauled in 37 passes for 584 yards and five touchdowns as a junior while rushing for 419 yards and two touchdowns in 2011 ... as a sophomore in 2010, caught 25 passes for 520 yards and seven scores while rushing for 406 yards and three touchdowns ... coached by Mark Lyons at Central Valley High School ... chose Alabama over Pittsburgh, Penn State, Ohio State, Florida, Michigan and Notre Dame.

     
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