Antonio Allen Bio, Age, Height, Net worth, New York Jets, Stats, Arrest
Former American football free safety Antonio Allen was arrested on 8th April together with rapper Lil Boosie on marijuana and narcotic possession charges as well as a charge for possession of a firearm.
Antonio Allen Biography
Antonio Allen is a former American football free safety born on 23rd September 1988 in Ocala, Florida. He was drafted in the 2012 NFL draft by the New York Jets using their seventh round.
Antonio Allen Age
Antonio is 30 years old as of 2018; he was born on 23rd September 1988.
Antonio Allen Height
Antonio stands at a height of 6 feet 2 inches.
Antonio Allen Jersey Number
39 (New York Jets / Safety), 20 (Houston Texans / Defensive back)
Antonio Allen Net worth
According to networthpost.org Allen has an estimated net worth of $ 7 million.
Antonio Allen High School Career
Antonio attended Trinity Catholic High School in Ocala, Florida where he earned first team all-state honours after his senior season.
Antonio Allen College Career
In 2008 Allen joined the University of South California where he played linebacker his first two years before switching to safety. He finished college in 2011 finishing his career with 198 tackles, 3.5 sacks, four interceptions and two touchdowns.
Antonio Allen New York Jets
Allen was drafted by the New York Jets in the 2012 NFL Draft using their seventh-round selection. He signed a four-year contract that included a $45,896 signing bonus. He was waived on September 1, 2012, but a day later she was re-signed to the team’s practice squad.
On 12th October 2012, she was promoted to the active roster after Darrelle Revis was placed on injured reserve. He was again waived on 6th November 2012 after the team re-signed Jason Hill. Two days later all the waivers were cleared and he was signed to the practice squad. On 6th December 2012, he was promoted to the active roster.
During the 2013 preseason, he entered competing with newly signed Jaiquawn Jarrett for the starting free safety job. He finished the season with 60 tackles, a sack, and an interception for a touchdown.
On 7th August 2015, he was waived after he suffered an Achilles tendon injury. On 10th August 2015, after clearing waivers, he was placed on injured reserve.
Allen was signed by Houston Texans on 16th March 2016 and was released after six months on 3rd September 2016.
After the six month stint at Houston Texans, he resigned with the New York Jets on 6th September 2016. On 10th December 2016, he was waived/injured and placed on injured reserve.
Antonio Allen Arrest
On 8th April 2019, TMZ reported that Antonio Allen and rapper Lil Boosie real name Torrence Hatch were arrested in Coweta County, Georgia on marijuana and narcotic possession charges as well as a charge for possession of a firearm. They were arrested after being pulled over during a traffic stop. The police told TMZ that they observe their Dodge Charger swerving lanes and nearly sideswiping another vehicle.