Anthony Allen (running back)

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Anthony Allen
Anthony Allen MT Stadium 2012 Practice.jpg
Allen at Ravens M&T Bank Stadium practice in August 2012.
No. 26     Saskatchewan Roughriders
Running Back
Personal information
Date of birth: (1988-08-06) August 6, 1988 (age 26)
Place of birth: Tampa, Florida
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 223 lb (101 kg)
Career information
High school: Tampa (FL) Jesuit
College: Georgia Tech
NFL Draft: 2011 / Round: 7 / Pick: 225
Debuted in 2011 for the Baltimore Ravens
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of 2013
Rushing yards 69
Yards per carry 3.6
Touchdowns 1
Stats at

Anthony Allen (born August 6, 1988) is an American football running back who is currently playing for the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League. He was drafted by the Ravens in the seventh round of the 2011 NFL Draft. His freshman year of college he attended the University of Louisville and set freshman rushing records. He then played the rest of his college career at Georgia Tech. He attended Jesuit High School (Tampa)

Professional career[edit]

Baltimore Ravens[edit]

Anthony Allen was drafted in the 7th Round of the 2011 NFL Draft by the Baltimore Ravens. In 2011 as the team's third running back, Allen received three carries for eight yards against the Saint Louis Rams. He was released on August 30, 2013.

Buffalo Bills[edit]

On January 14, 2014, Allen signed a 2-year, $1.23 deal. On May 12, 2014 the Buffalo Bills released Anthony Allen.[1]

Saskatchewan Roughriders[edit]

On June 7, 2014, Allen joined the Saskatchewan Roughriders at their training camp.


  1. ^ Buffalo Bills Release Anthony Allen, NBCSports, May 12, 2014.

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