27-Year-Old Linebacker – Free Agent
2013 Fantasy Football Outlook
Previously little more than a backup in Jacksonville, Allen found himself in a three-down role in 2012 due to a groin injury suffered by previous top Jacksonville linebacker Daryl Smith. Allen was an ...
Russell Allen Contract Information:
Released by the Jaguars in April of 2014.
Allen (concussion) has been released by the Jaguars, the team's official site reports. Meanwhile, Ryan O'Halloran of the Florida Times-Union indicates that Allen failed a physical with the team before his release.
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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
Allen, a career backup to date, stepped into a starting role last season after Clint Session was placed on injured reserve. While Allen's performance is by no means spectacular, he's more than capable of coming in off the bench and providing the Jags with solid, reliable linebacker play. There's a feeling around the organization that Allen could assume a larger role this season, especially if the injury bug bites the LB corps again.
Allen will compete for a starting linebacker spot after a promising end to the 2009 season. If he earns the starting spot, Allen could rack up tackle numbers.