Keenan Allen is an American football wide receiver for the Los Angeles Chargers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the California Golden Bears before leaving after his junior year.
Allen went to Grimsley Senior High School, where he played football, b-ball, and ran track. In football, he was a champion on the two sides of the ball for the Nighthawks football crew.
He was a 2009 secondary school All-American, chosen by USA Today and Parade, and furthermore played in the U.S. Armed force All-American Bowl, returning one dropkick for 33 yards as well as one opening shot additionally for 33 yards.
Allen was viewed as a five-star enroll by Rivals.com and Scout.com and was generally viewed as the top protective back in the country.
Allen at first dedicated to the University of Alabama to play well-being however changed his obligation to the University of California, Berkeley to play wide recipient and play with his stepbrother, Zach Maynard.
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He was drafted by the Chargers in the third round of the 2013 NFL Draft. Allen won multiple rookie honors after setting Chargers’ records for receptions and receiving yards by a rookie. In 2017, he was named the NFL Comeback Player of the Year.