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Back in early June, shortly after announcing plans to join the Ragin’ Cajuns as a graduate transfer, former Arizona State offensive lineman Zach Robertson addressed why he left the Power 5 program and sat out what would have been his 2019 redshirt senior season.

Details were scarce, but Robertson – who started multiple games for the Pac-12’s Sun Devils, including nine in 2018 – was candid.

“I was just battling a lot of things that were going on … and it took a huge toll on my mental health,” he told The Daily Advertiser then. “I didn’t know how to cope with it so I decided to step away from football for a year and get my mind back right.”

Last week, Robertson – now the 3-0 Cajuns’ starting left tackle – revealed much more and, in the process, made a