Keenan Allen red-flagged for drug test at the combine

Three strikes and you're out ... of the first round, at least?

Ex-Cal wide receiver Keenan Allen has had a longer-than-expected recovery from the knee injury that knocked him out of the final three regular-season games last year and also prevented him from working out at the combine and his school's pro day.

At his own individual pro day last week, he was clocked at 4.71 and 4.75 and was still at less than 100 percent.

Considering he was never viewed as a speed burner, the bigger concern is more that he is still not 100 percent than it was running a time similar to Anquan Boldin, a player to whom he is often compared.

Earlier today, ESPN's Adam Schefter tweeted that Allen was "red-flagged for a drug test at scouting combine in Indy and retested this month." Per Schefter, Allen has been re-tested this month although the results are not yet known.

As you would expect, Allen's agent has denied that his client failed a drug test at the combine.

In my latest mock draft, I have Allen going to the Bengals in the second round.





Check Out the Most Recent Posts on The Daily Blitz

Andre Ellington has added 8-10 pounds this offseason Jul 25, 2014
Fantasy Football Mock Draft Per Day (July 25th): 12 teams, No. 7 pick, Super Flex Jul 25, 2014
Andre Johnson reports to training camp Jul 25, 2014
2014 Fantasy Football PPR Mock Draft: Round 8 Jul 24, 2014
Marshawn Lynch to hold out of training camp Jul 24, 2014
Panthers RB Jonathan Stewart (hamstring) will miss 1-2 weeks Jul 24, 2014
Fantasy Football Mock Draft Per Day (July 24th): 14 teams, No. 6 pick Jul 24, 2014
Ravens RB Ray Rice to get two-game suspension Jul 24, 2014
Justin Blackmon arrested for marijuana possession Jul 24, 2014
Josh Gordon to meet with league officials on Aug. 1st Jul 24, 2014


TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://eatdrinkandsleepfootball.com/blog-mt/mt-tb.fcgi/3862

Post a comment

(If you haven't left a comment here before, you may need to be approved by the site owner before your comment will appear. Until then, it won't appear on the entry. Thanks for waiting.)











Play 2014 Fantasy Football:
> Yahoo Fantasy Football - Sign Up For Free!
> Set up your league with CBS Sports

> DFS Bonuses: DraftKings | FanDuel | Star Fantasy