John Allen
John Allen

Player Profile
Los Gatos

High School:
Los Gatos

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 250

Defensive Tackle



Political Science

2007: Logged action in all 13 games with seven starts at defensive end ... earned his first career start at UCLA ... credited with 14 tackles (seven solo) and a fumble recovery ... recorded his first career tackle at Colorado State (finished with two) ... added his first career fumble recovery the following week vs. Louisiana Tech ... tallied a season-high three tackles at Washington ... selected to the Pac-10 All-Academic Second Team for the second year in a row ... earned the team's Dink Artal Award for the player best exemplifying Cal spirit.

2006: Saw action in five games, primarily on special teams, but did not record any stats ... selected to the Pac-10 All-Academic Second Team. 2005: Saw the first playing time of his career, appearing in six games ... credited with one pass break-up.

2004: Did not see any varsity action.

2003: Redshirted the season.

High School: A two-time All-DeAnza League selection ... named the league's Most Outstanding Lineman as a senior ... also earned all-metro honors by the San Francisco Chronicle and San Jose Mercury News in 2002 ... played on teams that posted three straight unbeaten seasons and won three CCS titles ... the Wildcats were ranked the state's top Division III school in 2001 and 2002 ... bagged 68 tackles and four sacks as a senior ... played in the Charlie Wedemeyer North vs. South All-Star Game.

Personal: Has postgraduate plans to attend law school ... rides and trains horses in his spare time ... parents are Douglas and Francisca Allen ... father played football at UC Davis and San Jose State ... born Feb. 3, 1985, in San Jose ... political science major.

Allen's Career Defensive Stats

2005 6-0 0-0-0 0-0 0-0 0/0 1 0-0
2006 5-0 0-0-0 0-0 0-0 0/0 0 0-0
2007 13-7 7-7-14 0-0 0-0 0/1 0 0-0
Totals 24-7 7-7-14 0-0 0-0 0/1 1 0-0