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Will Allen

Will Allen - #26 - CB

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 5' 10"/ 195 lbs.
Birthday 08/05/1978
Birthplace Syracuse, NY
College Syracuse
Years played 12
Drafted 2001, 1st round, 22nd pick by Giants

Patriots add ex-Dolphins CB Allen

Posted March 21, 2012 @ 10:46 p.m. ET
The Patriots continue to add players via free agency, signing former Dolphins free-agent CB Will Allen on Wednesday.

Dolphins could go young at nickel in 2012

Posted Jan. 06, 2012 @ 6:43 p.m. ET
One of the decisions the Dolphins will have to make is whether or not to re-sign veteran Will Allen, and that ensuing decision will affect the team's nickel position.

Dolphins re-sign CB Allen

Posted Sept. 14, 2011 @ 10:28 a.m. ET
The Dolphins have re-signed CB Will Allen and officially terminated the contract of CB Benny Sapp.

Steelers get DE Keisel back for Sunday

Posted Nov. 23, 2010 @ 4:06 p.m. ET
The Steelers' defense should get some help in Week 12 with the return of DE Brett Keisel.

Dolphins cut DEs Douglas and Grant, place CB Allen on I.R.

Posted Sept. 05, 2010 @ 3:45 p.m. ET
The Dolphins terminated the contracts of DE Marques Douglas, DE Charles Grant and OG Cory Procter, and placed CB Will Allen on injured reserve on Sunday.

Report: Steelers to sign UFA Bucs S Allen

Posted March 08, 2010 @ 1:20 p.m. ET
The Steelers will sign UFA Buccaneers S Will Allen to a three-year contract, reported on Monday.

Dolphins CB Allen arrested

Posted Feb. 20, 2010 @ 1:44 p.m. ET
Will Allen, the Dolphins' starting right cornerback, was arrested early Saturday morning in Miami Beach on charges of driving while under the influence.


Posted Aug. 27, 2012
Allen was placed on injured resrve.||||||| The reason was not announced.
Posted Sept. 05, 2010
Allen was placed on injured reserve Sunday, ending any hope the 10th-year player had of returning from mid-August knee surgery.||||||| Coach Tony Sparano refused to disclose specifics on why Allen, who had started all 43 games he spent with the Dolphins over the past four years, was placed on IR.
Posted Feb. 20, 2010
Allen has been arrested and charged with driving under the influence in Miami Beach.||||||| Allen is a nine-year NFL veteran. He missed the final 10 games last season because of a knee injury that required surgery. Jail records show Allen was arrested Saturday and was being held at the Pretrial Detention Center in Miami on $1,000 bond.
Posted Oct. 26, 2009
Allen is out for the season with a left knee injury. Allen hurt his anterior cruciate ligament in the third quarter of the Dolphins' loss to New Orleans and will require surgery, coach Tony Sparano said Monday.||||||| Allen has missed only one game since joining the Dolphins in 2006. He leads the team with two interceptions this year.He'll be replaced by 2009 first-round draft pick Vontae Davis, which means the Dolphins will start two rookie cornerbacks Sunday at the New York Jets. Second-round pick Sean Smith has been starting opposite Allen.
Posted Dec. 28, 2008
After suffering a groin injury last week against Kansas City, Allen was active for Sunday's game against the New York Jets and broke up one pass.||||||| Allen has 42 tackles, a sack and three interceptions this season.