UWF football 1-day camp on July 14 to feature former NFL star Fred Robbins

first_img Share Fred Robbins playing with the St. Louis Rams (Photo by G. Newman Lowrance, AP) UWF football 1-day camp on July 14 to feature former NFL star Fred Robbinscenter_img PENSACOLA, Fla. – The University of West Florida football coaching staff will host its first camp on Monday, July 14 at the intramural field on the main UWF campus, and former NFL star Fred Robbins will be one of many guest coaches. The camp will be open to upcoming high school juniors and seniors and will cost $50 per participant.Walk-up registrations will be accepted, and participants are asked to bring the completed registration and waiver forms with them on Monday with the $50 fee. Check-in will begin at 8 a.m., and the camp will begin at 9 a.m.Fred Robbins is a Pensacola native and a graduate of Tate High School. He played football at Wake Forest from 1996 to 1999, where he was a teammate of current UWF offensive coordinator and wide receivers coach Jammie Deese. Robbins, a defensive lineman, was a second round pick by the Minnesota Vikings in the 2000 NFL Draft. He played 12 seasons in the NFL with the Vikings, New York Giants and St. Louis Rams, and he was on the Giants’ 2008 team that won Super Bowl XLII.The University of West Florida Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has won seven national championships, and UWF leads all schools in Gulf South Conference history with 79 league championships and 18 all-sports trophies. Football will be the 15th varsity sport at the University. UWF President Judy Bense confirmed on Sept. 4, 2013 that the team will begin playing in 2016, and the University reached an agreement in concept for the team to play its home games at Maritime Park Stadium in downtown Pensacola starting that fall.For information on all UWF athletics, visit www.GoArgos.com.#ARGOS#Registration Form Waiver FormPrint Friendly Versionlast_img