ROCKFORD (WREX) — Former Rockford Lutheran and Illinois State star James Robinson is one of five finalists for the NFL Rookie of the Year Award. Voting runs through Monday, and James needs your help to tally some more votes his way. You can vote here, or via Twitter.
Robinson and his family have been through a lot over the past year. Mia O'Brien of Jacksonville's First Coast News, our NBC affiliate there, caught up with James and his mom to talk about all of it. Click the videos above to watch those stories.