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Robert Steeples
CB #26
Height:
6-1
Weight:
195
Age:
24
College:
Memphis
Hometown:
St. Louis, MO
Experience:
1
Career Stats
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2013 MIN 2 0 0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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BIOGRAPHY

GAMES/STARTS (regular season, playoffs) 2013 (2/0). Total- 2/0. 

  • • Moved from practice squad to Vikings 53-man roster for the final 3 weeks of 2013 season.
  • • Transferred from Missouri to Memphis for his senior season.

OFF THE FIELD Earned bachelor’s degree in business from Missouri and enrolled in graduate studies at Memphis...Earned his degree before his senior season which allowed him to transfer and not sit out the 2012 season at Memphis.

GAMES/STARTS (regular season, playoffs) 2013 (2/0). Total- 2/0. 

  • • Moved from practice squad to Vikings 53-man roster for the final 3 weeks of 2013 season.
  • • Transferred from Missouri to Memphis for his senior season.

OFF THE FIELD Earned bachelor’s degree in business from Missouri and enrolled in graduate studies at Memphis...Earned his degree before his senior season which allowed him to transfer and not sit out the 2012 season at Memphis.

PRO Saw action in 2 games as a rookie with the Vikings...Spent 12 weeks on Vikings practice squad before being promoted to 53-man roster...Originally joined his hometown team, the St. Louis Rams, as a rookie free agent in 2013 and spent training camp and preseason with the club.

2013 Played in 1st career regular season game vs. Philadelphia (12/15) in Vikings upset win over the playoff bound Eagles...Saw action in regular season finale vs. Detroit (12/29)...Joined Vikings practice squad on 9/11, leading into the 2nd week of the regular season...Spent 12 weeks on Vikings practice squad before being moved up on 12/14...Went to training camp and participated in preseason with St. Louis...Joined Rams as a rookie free agent on 5/9, was released on 8/26.

COLLEGE Played 1 season at Memphis after beginning his collegiate career at Missouri, playing for the Tigers from 2008-11...Earned bachelor’s degree from Mizzou before transferring to Memphis so he did not have to sit out a season per transfer rules...Started 10 of the 12 games he played at Memphis...Scored on a 27-yard fumble recovery against UCF in 2012...Tie for Memphis lead with 5 passes defensed and 3 fumble recoveries...Started 1st career game as a junior with Missouri against Arizona State in 2011...Helped Missouri advance to Independence Bowl and top North Carolina...Notched a sack and forced fumble against Colorado in 2009.

PREP Helped DeSmet Jesuit in St. Louis win Class 6 state title in 2005...Excelled on defense and in special teams return game...Ranked by Rivals as the #8 prospect in the state of Missouri...Tabbed as an all-state CB as a senior.