Commanders' Robinson shot in D.C., source says

by Ricardo Gutierrez - Commanders rookie running back Brian Robinson is in stable condition after being shot multiple times during an attempted carjacking in Washington, D.C., a source told ESPN, confirming a report by NBC Washington.

Washington Commanders RB Brian Robinson in stable condition after being shot in attempted carjacking, source says 7:44 PM ET John KeimESPN Staff Writer Close Covered the Redskins for the Washington Examiner and other media outlets since 1994 Authored or co-authored three books on the Redskins and one on the Cleveland Browns Washington Commanders rookie running back Brian Robinson is in stable condition at a hospital after being shot multiple times during an attempted carjacking in Washington, D.C., a source with knowledge of the situation told ESPN. His injuries are not considered life-threatening, the source said. Robinson emerged this summer as Washington's primary early-down back as the coaches liked his ability to run inside, showing consistency and power. But he was still going to share duties with Antonio Gibson and third-down back J.D. McKissic . Robinson did not play in Washington's preseason finale Saturday night at Baltimore . Washington drafted Robinson in the third round out of Alabama . NBC Washington first reported the shooting.