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Robey takes pride in leadership

Despite rough personal stretch young cornerback is emerging star for Trojans

Updated: August 23, 2011, 3:30 PM ET
By Erik McKinney | WeAreSC.com

Elite cornerbacks are often praised for their ability to forget.

Nickell Robey possesses that -- the mindset to shake off any mistake and immediately bounce back -- but it's the things he won't forget -- things he can't forget -- that make him one of the most important members of the USC Trojans.

Growing up, Robey's life was about family and football. And more times than not, those two couldn't help but overlap.

Included in Robey's long list of cousins are former NFL wide receiver ...

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