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Jeff Allen: Let go by Kansas City
The Chiefs released Allen on Thursday.
Allen was let go to make room for Morris Claiborne on the active roster. The veteran guard will now look for a depth role elsewhere in the league.... See More ... See Less
Chiefs' Jeff Allen: Signed by Chiefs
Allen agreed to a contract with the Chiefs on Tuesday.
Allen was brought in to provide depth at guard for the Chiefs. He played his first four seasons in Kansas City before spending the last two in Houston.... See More ... See Less
Jeff Allen: Reaches injury settlement with Texans
Allen (undisclosed) agreed to an injury settlement with the Texans and was released from the team's physically unable to perform list Friday, Sarah Bishop of ESPN reports.
Allen landed on the PUP list in May due to an undisclosed injury, though it's possible he could still be nursing the concussion that caused him to miss the final two games of the 2017 campaign. The 28-year-old will immediately become an unrestricted free agent after agreeing to the injury settlement, and he should have a decent market for his services after starting 26 games for Houston over the last two seasons.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Jeff Allen: Placed on PUP list
Allen has been placed on the physically unable to perform list with an undisclosed injury, Aaron Wilson of The Houston Chronicle reports.
Allen missed time last season due to a concussion, but it doesn't appear as though that is the same issue that is preventing him from practicing currently. A starter when healthy, Allen has missed six games over the past two seasons with Houston. Look for Zach Fulton and Senio Kelemete to operate as the starting guard tandem while Allen is out.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Jeff Allen: Won't return Week 17
Allen (concussion) was ruled out for Sunday's game against the Colts.
Allen will finish the 2017 season with two straight inactives after suffering the concussion in the team's Week 15 loss to Jacksonville. Rookie Julie'n Davenport should receive another start at left tackle for the Texans.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Jeff Allen: Remains in concussion protocol
Allen remains the NFL's concussion protocol and has been ruled out for Monday's game against Pittsburgh, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Filling in for Allen at left tackle will be Julie'n Davenport, a rookie lineman from Bucknell. Houston's offensive line has been in flux all season due to injuries, which has slowed down the rushing attack. Fantasy owners of running back Lamar Miller need to scale back expectations given the poor state of the line.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Jeff Allen: Suffers concussion
Allen won't return to Sunday's game against the Jags with a concussion, Sarah Barshop of ESPN.com reports.
In Allen's absence, Chad Slade will likely slot in at right guard.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Jeff Allen: Full participant Thursday
Allen (knee) was a full participant in practice Thursday.
Allen injured his knee Sunday against the Seahawks but appears to be fine after practicing in full the past two days. Expect the lineman to suit up for Sunday's divisional showdown with the Colts.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Jeff Allen: Questionable to return to Sunday's game
Allen suffered an ankle injury and is questionable to return to Sunday's game against the Seahawks, Sarah Barshop of ESPN reports.
As long as Allen is out, Dorian Johnson is likely in line for additional snaps along the Texans offensive line.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Jeff Allen: Full participant Wednesday
Allen (ankle) participated fully in Wednesday's practice, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Allen had missed the last two games due to an ankle sprain, but appears ready to return Sunday against the Titans. His return should offer needed help to an offensive line that's allowed a league-worst 15 sacks on the campaign.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Jeff Allen: Ruled out for Week 3
Allen (ankle) was ruled out for Sunday's game against the Patriots.
Allen did not practice this week and could reportedly miss a couple of more games, so this was to be expected. The 27-year-old's status beyond this week remains unconfirmed, but considering he hasn't practiced since sustaining the injury in the season opener, his chances for Week 4 are likely not optimistic either.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Jeff Allen: Could miss a few more games
Allen (ankle) did not practice again Thursday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Allen has not practiced since sustaining the injury in the Texans' season opener and now reportedly could be out a few more games as well. It has yet to be confirmed by the team, but the 27-year-old doesn't seem likely to play against the Patriots on Sunday.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Jeff Allen: Sits out practice Wednesday
Allen (ankle) did not participate at the Texans' practice Wednesday.
Allen has not practiced since injuring his ankle in the season opener against the Jaguars. The 27-year-old could still practice the latter half of this week, but at this point his status for Sunday's game against the Patriots is in doubt.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Jeff Allen: Could miss a few games
Allen (ankle) will not play in Thursday's game against the Bengals and could miss a few more contests, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Allen did not return to Sunday's game after leaving with an ankle injury, and it appears as though it could be a serious one. In Allen's absence, Greg Mancz is expected to fill in at right guard.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Jeff Allen: Hurts right ankle
Allen (ankle) is questionable to return to Sunday's game against the Jaguars, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
If Allen doesn't return Sunday, he'll have to recover quickly since the Texans' next game is Thursday in Cincinnati. For now, Kyle Fuller will fill in at right guard.... See More ... See Less
Texans' Jeff Allen: Hoping to bounce back after injury-plagued 2016
Allen is looking to return to form this season after a disappointing 2016 campaign, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.
Allen took a step back in his first season at Houston due to lingering injuries and a position change. However, after undergoing offseason ankle surgery, the 27-year-old is aiming for a bounce-back year. In addition to noting that his ankle feels better, Allen has spent the offseason changing his diet, which has helped him lose over 20 pounds. The veteran is very optimistic that he'll be able to bolster the Texans' ground game in 2017.... See More ... See Less
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