Robinson, who spent the past five seasons in Green Bay, replaces Ray Sherman.
Robinson has been an NFL assistant for 21 years after six seasons as a player. He has coached for Atlanta (1990-93), Indianapolis (1994-97), the New York Giants (1998-2003), New Orleans (2004-05) and Green Bay.
As an assistant coach, Robinson has worked with several star wide receivers, including Donald Driver, Donte' Stallworth, Joe Horn, Amani Toomer, Marvin Harrison and Andre Rison.
Robinson played for the Giants (1976-79), San Francisco (1980) and Denver (1981) after he was a 15th-round pick in the 1985 draft out of Georgia Tech. He had 85 career receptions for 1,437 yards and six touchdowns in 58 NFL games.
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