28-Year-Old Defensive End – Kansas City Chiefs
2017 Fantasy Football Outlook
There was no outlook written for Allen Bailey in 2017. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
Allen Bailey Contract Information:
Signed a four-year, $25 million extension with the Chiefs in November of 2014.
Bailey (pectoral) is 100 percent healthy and has his full strength and motion back, BJ Kissel of the Chiefs' official site reports.
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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
There was no outlook written for Allen Bailey.
The 27-year-old defensive end notched 4.5 sacks (second-highest total) in 2015, adding two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery. Heís locked in on the defensive line but his stats donít necessarily translate to a ton of fantasy value.
Posted career-highs in tackles (41 total, 27 solo) and sacks (five) in 2014, and should serve in a similar role for the Chiefs at defensive end again in 2015.
The 2011 third-rounder appeared in 15 games last season, starting three, recording 30 tackles and one sack in the process. He's a candidate to compete for the Chiefs' starting left defensive end slot.
A third round selection in the 2011 draft, Bailey has seen very limited action in his first two seasons. A new coaching staff could be just what he needs though, as Bailey offers quality strength and athleticism to a defensive line that needs someone to emerge as a disruptive presence. A strong training camp could earn him playing time in a mostly unproven rotation.
Bailey will compete for playing time behind Tyson Jackson at left defensive end in the team's base 3-4 defense. He will serve primarily as a situational pass rusher.
Bailey will be a reserve defensive end in his rookie season, playing behind Tyson Jackson in the Chiefs' 3-4 base defense. He does bring impressive athletic abilities to the table as a pass rusher, but he likely won't receive enough playing time to make a significant impact.