Description: Still rehabbing from patella tendon surgery, Eagles DB Nate Allen has reportedly ditched his knee brace.
Insight: Allen's rookie season wasn't spectacular, but it wasn't horrible with three interceptions in thirteen games. Newly-promoted DC Juan Castillo will need him to step up in his second year.
12/19/2010 3:40:00 PM
Description: Eagles rookie FS Nate Allen was carted off the field late in the second quarter in Week 15s game against the Giants with a severe ankle injury.
Insight: Kurt Coleman will take his place in the Eagles defensive backfield as Allen's day is definitely over.
11/8/2010 1:23:00 PM
Description: Eagles DB Nate Allen is doubtful to play against the Redskins next Monday night after being diagnosed with a neck strain.
Insight: Kurt Coleman will get the nod if Allen isn't upgraded. The injury must be serious considering Allen has been listed as doubtful so fast. He is having a very good first year as the team's starting free safety.
7/27/2010 8:31:00 PM
Description: PHILADELPHIA - The Philadelphia Eagles have signed safety Nate Allen, their second-round draft pick, to a four-year contract. SOURCE: YAHOO! SPORTS - NFL - PHILADELPHIA EAGLES NEWS
Insight: The fine draft choice is locked up and ready for camp. Allen carries some sleeper value in IDP leagues and should be a solid dynasty choice as he should be starting free safety at the outset. Now, the Eagles can focus on getting Brandon Graham signed.
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