American football defensive end Robert Quinn is an unsigned free agent. The St. Louis Rams selected him in the first round of the 2011 NFL Draft after playing college football for North Carolina, and he has also played for the Miami Dolphins and the Dallas Cowboys.
Robert Quinn Early Life :
Quinn attended George Wingate High School in Brooklyn, New York, where he played high school football for the Wingate Bulldogs. As a senior in 2006, he was named a SuperPrep All-American and was rated as the No. 9 defensive end prospect in the nation by SuperPrep. He was also named to the New York Daily News All-City team. Quinn was considered one of the top prospects in the New York metropolitan area.
Robert Quinn Family:
Quinn’s stepmother, Michelle Quinn, and his father, Robert Quinn Sr., raised him after his mother died when he was four. Jasmine Quinn, his elder sister, is a woman. His father spent 22 years in the American Air Force.
Robert Quinn Education:
Quinn played collegiate football for the North Carolina Tar Heels while a student at the University of North Carolina from 2008 to 2010. As a freshman in 2008, Quinn played in all 13 games and made seven starts.
He finished the season with 30 tackles and 3.5 sacks. As a sophomore in 2009, he started all 13 games and recorded 44 tackles, 11 sacks, and one forced fumble. As a junior in 2010, he started all 13 games and had 62 tackles and 10 sacks.
Robert Quinn Personal Life:
Quinn is married to Christina Quinn, and the couple has two sons, Robert Quinn Jr. and Braylon Quinn.
In March 2016, Quinn was diagnosed with a benign brain tumor, and he underwent surgery to remove the tumor in early April 2016.
Robert Quinn Astrology Sign:
Quinn is a Scorpio. In astrology, Scorpio is considered a water sign and is represented by the scorpion. People born under this sign are often seen as intense, passionate, and power-seeking. Additionally, they are renowned for their capacity for secrecy and mystique.
Robert Quinn Physical stats:
Robert Quinn stands at 6’4″ and weighs 265 pounds. He has brown eyes and dark brown hair. His physique is regarded as robust and athletic.
Robert Quinn Career:
The St. Louis Rams selected Quinn in the first round of the 2011 NFL Draft. He played for the Rams from 2011 to 2014. In 2015, he was traded to the Dallas Cowboys and played for the Cowboys for one season before being released. In 2016, he signed with the Miami Dolphins, and the Dolphins released him after one season. Quinn became a free agent in 2017.
In his NFL career, Quinn has been selected to the Pro Bowl three times (2013, 2014, 2015). He was also named Second-team All-Pro in 2013 and 2014.
In 2019, Quinn signed with the New Orleans Saints, and the Saints released him after one season. In 2020, he signed with the Chicago Bears, and the Bears released him after one season.
Quinn is currently a free agent.
Robert Quinn Achievements:
As a member of the Rams, Quinn helped the team win the NFC West division championship in 2013 and 2014. He also played on the Cowboys team that won the NFC East division championship in 2015.
The Associated Press named Quinn the NFC Defensive Player of the Year in 2013, and the AP that year also recognized him as Second-team All-Pro. The AP once more selected him as Second-team All-Pro in 2014.
On the NFL Top 100 Players list for 2015, his contemporaries ranked Quinn as the 26th-best player in the NFL. On the NFL Top 100 Players list for 2016, his contemporaries ranked him as the 44th-best player in the NFL.
In 2018, Quinn was inducted into the New York City Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame.
Robert Quinn Controversy:
For breaking the NFL’s policy on performance-enhancing drugs in 2014, Quinn was suspended for the first four games of the season. He filed an appeal, but the arbitrator affirmed the suspension.
With his then-girlfriend Christina Liuzza, Quinn was involved in a domestic violence incident in 2015. Liuzza claimed Quinn grabbed her by the throat and knocked her to the ground, and she also claimed he had broken her phone. Quinn was never put on trial for the event.
Quinn was detained for drunk driving in 2016 after he hit a tree with his automobile. He entered a guilty plea to the allegation and was given a two-year probationary period and a requirement to perform 50 hours of community service. Additionally, the NFL barred him from the first four contests of the 2016 campaign.
Quinn was penalized by the NFL in 2019 for two games’ worth of performance-enhancing substance violations. He filed an appeal, but the arbitrator affirmed the suspension.
The NFL has also fined Quinn several times for various infractions, including roughing the passer, taunting, and unsportsmanlike conduct.
Robert Quinn Net worth :
Robert Quinn’s net worth is estimated to be $20 million. His career as a professional football player has contributed significantly to his wealth.
Robert Quinn Social Media Presence:
Quinn is active on social media and has over 800,000 followers @puertoricanbobby and constantly posts about his game and family.
Robert Quinn Traded To Eagles
The Chicago Bears have traded defensive end Robert Quinn to the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for a 2021 seventh-round pick, sources confirmed to ESPN on Friday.
In a trade with the Dallas Cowboys, Quinn, 30, was acquired by the Bears last offseason. He recorded 11.5 sacks and forced four fumbles in 16 starts during his first season in Chicago.
The Eagles will be the fourth team Quinn has played for in his 10-year NFL career. He’s also spent time with the St. Louis Rams, Miami Dolphins, and Cowboys.
Quinn has accumulated 383 tackles, 96 sacks, and 26 forced fumbles for his career. He’s been selected to two Pro Bowls (2013, 2014) and was named the NFC Defensive Player of the Year in 2013.
Quinn is entering the final year of his contract and is scheduled to make $11.8 million in base salary in 2021. The Bears will save $5.2 million against the salary cap by trading him.