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South Carolina Football: Previewing the secondary

South Carolina Football is enjoying the best run in school history, and many are optimistic that will continue in 2014.  After previewing the offense and the front seven for next season, it is time to take a look at South Carolina’s secondary.   South Carolina seems to always lose a plethora of defenders to the NFL draft or transfers, but the defense is still the strongest link...
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets sign 7th-rounder Antonio Allen

The New York Jets have signed safety Antonio Allen, one of their seventh-round draft picks, to a four-year contract. Allen is a big-hitting safety who also played linebacker at South Carolina, and was particularly effective in zone coverage and inside as a run stuffer. He had a team-leading 88 tackles, three interceptions and a sack in his senior season with the Gamecocks. Allen...
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May 17, 2012  |  Discuss

New York Jets Draft Pick Analysis: Safety Antonio Allen

Chris Gross will be in the film room for Turn On The Jets breaking down all eight of the New York Jets draft selections. Today we look at 7th round pick, safety Antonio Allen. (At the bottom of the article, I offer a brief commentary on White from the film I have watched). – JC When watching game film of New York Jets seventh round selection Antonio Allen, one thing is obvious...
Via Turn On The Jets
May 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Jets select South Carolina S Allen in 7th round

The New York Jets have selected South Carolina safety Antonio Allen in the seventh round of the NFL draft. Allen, taken 242nd overall on Saturday, is the second safety taken by the Jets on the draft's third day. They also took Wake Forest's Josh Bush in the sixth round. They'll both help fill one of New York's biggest needs as the Jets entered the draft with just...
Via AP on Fox
April 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Antonio Allen scouting report

Antonio Allen S South Carolina #26 Ht: 6’1″ Wt: 201   Strengths: Does a nice job fighting through traffic considering his modest size. A scrappy player who won’t back down from bigger, more physical assignments. Decent ball skills; will come down with the interception when he’s in position. Experienced as pass rusher off the edge; speed makes him tough to block...
Via DraftAce
April 10, 2012  |  Discuss

South Carolina Football: Six Gamecocks Head to NFL Combine

  There will be a nice mix of Gamecocks at this year's NFL combine as six players were invited to participate in the event held February 22nd through the 28th. The players are: Safety Antonio Allen Cornerback Stephon Gilmore Defensive end Melvin Ingram Wide receiver Alshon Jeffery Defensive tackle Travian Robertson Offensive lineman Rokevious Watkins This article...
Via Race Review Online
February 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Five Teams That Could Bring a 7th Straight BCS Title to the SEC

Until a team from another conference really challenges the SEC in the BCS National Championship, you have to wonder which Southeastern Conference team will win it all in 2012. USC seems to be the favorite right now to challenge the SEC for supremacy, but the Trojans might have to run the table to get consideration for the title game. With the SEC increasing its membership...
Via Eye and Eer
January 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Senior Bowl Practice Page: South Squad

Daily breakdowns of practice from the North squad at the Senior BowlAntonio Allen DB South Carolina Ht: 6012 Wt: 202 Hand: 9 3/8 Arm: 31 7/8 Mon: Tues: Wed: Dwight Bentley DB La-Lafayette Ht: 5097 Wt: 176 Hand: 7 7/8 Arm: 29 1/2 Mon: Tues: Wed: Casey Hayward DB Vanderbilt Ht: 5110 Wt: 188 Hand: 8 7/8 Arm: 30 1/7 Mon: Tues: Wed: Janoris Jenkins DB North Alabama Ht...
January 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Football. Senior Bowl Selects South Carolina Standouts

A pair of defensive standouts that helped the University of South Carolina to aschool-record 11 wins this season will represent the Gamecocks in the 2012 Senior Bowl. Defensive endMelvin Ingram and safety Antonio Allen have both officially accepted invitations to the senior showcaseevent, it was announced today.
January 06, 2012  |  Discuss

SEC has a day only the SEC could survive

Univesity of Alabama running back Trent Richardson (3) tries to break away from the South Carolina defensive including Stephon Gilmore (5), Antonio Allen (26) and Chaun Gresham (29) during their NCAA college football game in Columbia,South Carolina October 9, 2010. REUTERS/Tami Chappell (UNITED STATES – Tags: SPORT FOOTBALL) An annual tradition in the south is the second...
Via The Scores Report
November 19, 2011  |  Discuss
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