Allen, 6-5, 262, did not miss a game in his four-year career, playing in all 51 games with 35 starts. He totaled 224 tackles, 41 tackles for loss, 31.5 sacks, 11 forced fumbles, two FFs and eight passes defensed. In 2018, Allen had a team-high 88 tackles, 17.0 sacks, 21.5 TFL and five forced fumbles, earning consensus first-team All-America honors, SEC Defensive Player of the Year and was honored with the Bronko Nagurski Award, presented to the nation's top defensive player. Allen's 17.0 sacks were the most by an SEC player in a single season since the NCAA started official sack records in 2000 and he ranked second nationally in sacks, fourth in fumbles forced and sixth in TFL. As a junior in 2017, Allen earned Associated Press All-SEC Second Team, Phil Steele All-SEC Third Team and was a Butkus Award semifinalist after totaling 65 tackles, 9.5 TFL and 7.0 sacks. Allen started nine games as a sophomore in 2016 and played in all 12 games as a freshman in 2015.
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|15||@Raiders||W 20 - 16||3||2||1||1||0||0|
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|13||Buccaneers||L 11 - 28||6||4||2||1||0||0|
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|11||@Colts||L 13 - 33||2||2||0||1||0||0|
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|8||Jets||W 29 - 15||2||2||0||2||0||1|
|7||@Bengals||W 27 - 17||2||2||0||1||0||0|
|6||Saints||L 6 - 13||2||1||1||1||0||0|
|5||@Panthers||L 27 - 34||5||3||2||1||0||0|
|4||@Broncos||W 26 - 24||2||2||0||0||0||0|
|3||Titans||W 20 - 7||4||3||1||2||0||1|
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On the rookie first-rounder: Scratching the surface
Jaguars first-round edge defender Josh Allen is rapidly becoming one of the NFL's best rookie defensive players, and Head Coach Doug Marrone on Wednesday said the No. 7 overall selection in the 2019 NFL Draft "can really be a heck of a football player…"
Game that was I: Allen a rookie with "unbelievable skill"
Jaguars DE Josh Allen turned in a dominant performance in a Preseason Week 3 loss at Miami, with Head Coach Doug Marrone afterward saying "He's the guy that's only going to get better and better as the year goes on and as long as he's out there…"