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Robert Burns



Experience: 1 year

Height: 5-11

Age: 25

Weight: 222 lbs

College: Connecticut





  • Spent the 2023 season on the Chicago Bears practice squad.


  • Played four seasons (2018-20) for the University of Miami (Fla.) before transferring to the University of Connecticut for graduate school.
  • With the Huskies in 2021, he played in ten games and totaled 12 carries for 45 yards, one reception for four yards, and returned three kicks for 58 yards.
  • Saw action in nine games, primarily on special teams, as a redshirt junior in 2020 at Miami.
  • Appeared in 12 games and totaled 116 rushing yards on 29 carries, in addition to two catches for 21 yards and one receiving touchdown in 2019 as a redshirt sophomore.
  • Played in eight games in 2018 as a redshirt freshman.
  • Redshirted his freshman year in 2017.


  • Played at Gulliver Prep in Pinecrest, Fla.
  • Selected to play in the 2017 Under Armour All-America Game.
  • Rushed for over 1,200 yards in high school and 15 career rushing touchdowns.
  • Rated as a 4-star prospect and the No. 11 ranked running back overall by ESPN and as the No. 108 prospect nationwide in the ESPN 30.
  • Pursued his master's degree in business administration at UConn.