LA Raiders and Kansas Town Chiefs running back again who was simply named Super Dish XVIII MVP and 1985 NFL MVP. He went for 12,243 profession yards and have scored 144 touchdowns. During senior high school, he performed the positions of quarterback and protection. He was a 6-period Pro Dish selection and became the initial player to hurry for 10,000 back yards and compile over 500 getting back yards in the NFL. He wedded Kathryn Eickstaedt in 1993 and he includes a son called Drake. He and O.J. Simpson had been both star working backs at USC.
Full Name Marcus Allen
Date Of Birth March 26, 1960
Place Of Birth San Diego, CA
Height 1.87 m
Weight 95 kg
Profession Football Player
Education Lincoln High School, University of Southern California
Awards Heisman Trophy, Associated Press NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award, NFL Honors - AP Offensive Rookie of the Year, AP Most Valuable Player
Movies A Triumph of the Heart: The Ricky Bell Story, NFL: Greatest Super Bowl Moments, The Champions of Troy: Complete History of USC Trojan Football
TV Shows The NFL Today
Star Sign Aries
Inducted into the California Sports Hall of Fame in 2007.
Inducted into the University of Southern California Athletics Hall of Fame in 1995.
Inducted into the San Diego [California] Hall of Champions Breitbard Hall of Fame in 1999.
Inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 2000.
Inducted into the Rose Bowl Hall of Fame in 1997.
Together with Latino celebrities, including Frankie J, Don Omar, Paola Turbay, Edgar Lopez, Miguel Varoni, Leti Coo and Mary GamarraTazón, he played in the National Football League (NFL) Latino I, or Latin Bowl I. This was the first nationally televised flag-football game between ex-NFL players and Latino celebrities. The game was filmed during Super Bowl week in Miami. [February 2007]
Was an usher at O.J. Simpson's 1985 wedding to Nicole Brown Simpson.
Ranks 2nd on NFL All-Time Rushing Touchdowns List (123).
Ranks 9th on NFL All-Time Rushing Yardage List (12,243).
Ranks 6th on NFL All-Time Rushing Attempts List (3,022).
Inducted into the Pro Football Hall Of Fame, Class of 2003.
His parents picked his name, Marcus, out of the phone book.
1982 NFL Rookie of the Year for having 160 rushing attempts for 697 yards (4.4 yard avg.) and 11 touchdowns and having 38 receptions for 401 yards (10.6 yard avg.) and 3 touchdowns.
First player in NFL history to rush for 10,000+ yards and catch passes for 5,000 more.
1985 NFL MVP for having 380 rushing attempts for 1,759 yards (4.6 avg.) and 11 touchdowns and 67 receptions for 555 yards (8.3 avg) and 3 touchdowns.