Washington Commanders rookie running back Brian Robinson was shot on Sunday.
He was the victim in an attempted robbery or carjacking, the Washington, D.C., Police Department confirmed to NFL.com.
He was transported to an area hospital, where he is in stable condition, NFL Network Insider Mike Garafolo reported.
Police said they responded to a call to the 1000 block of H street NE in Washington, D.C.
There the officers found the shooting victim.
The victim was identified as Robinson, with two gunshot wounds to his lower extremities.
Police said two suspects fled the scene, and they recovered a firearm a short distance away.
The Commanders selected Robinson in the third round of the 2022 NFL Draft.
Robinson impressed in two preseason games this month, totaling 14 carries for 57 yards and one touchdown.