June 29, 2014

Who is Anthony Allen?

CFL.ca Staff

Sunday night, we all saw what Saskatchewan Roughriders running back Anthony Allen could do once the reps became meaningful.

In the Riders season opener, Allen ran wild to the tune of 158 yards on 27 carries.  He also added a touchdown on the ground and another through the air.

Allen is relatively unknown to those who follow the CFL, expected to come in and fill the shoes left by Kory Sheets.

Here is a look at what the Georgia Tech grad did before he turned pro: