Robinson shared the news in a brief post on her Instagram Stories on Monday, writing, “Thank you for the prayers! God is great!”

Robinson suffered two gunshot wounds to his lower limbs and was taken to a local hospital, Metropolitan Police Department spokesman Dustin Sternbeck said. The shooting occurred in the 1000 block of H Street NE, police said. Two suspects fled the scene and officers recovered a nearby firearm, Sternbeck said.

Commanders confirmed the incident in a statement Sunday night.

“He has sustained non-life-threatening injuries and is currently being treated in hospital, where team officials are on site with him. We ask that you please respect Brian’s privacy at this time. “, said the commanders.

Commanders head coach Ron Rivera visited Robinson, who he said was in “good spirits”.

“He wants his teammates to know that he appreciates them all for reaching out and that he loves them all and will soon be back doing what he does best,” Rivera said on Twitter.

CNN has reached out to the NFL for comment.

Robinson Jr. was drafted in the third round of the 2022 NFL Draft at the University of Alabama. He did not play in the team’s final preseason game against the Baltimore Ravens on Saturday night.



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