Tuesday, September 26, 2006

Jason Allen update

Jason was on special teams again. Kick coverage, almost exclusively. Funny
thing about that: Nick told us that Jason would play when he's ready.

He did tell us that he wanted us to understand something about Jason: he was
a corner in college, and the Phins were asking him to play safety. He
arrived late to camp, and was moved to corner due to injury. So, he's
learning a new system, and playing two positions. Plus, he was injured in

Nick also pointed out that Troy Polamalu didn't play at all in his rookie
year, either.

So, while I'll still keep track of Jason, I will take it a little easier on

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I agree. It's too early to lump him in the same category with Jamar Fletcher and Eric Kumerow.