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Player Spotlight: Marcus Allen

Close to 30 miles northwest of Jacksonville, Fla. sits the town of Hilliard in Nassau County. Linebacker Marcus Allen escalated his game last fall in his first season as a football player and now has just received his 23rd scholarship offer.

"My first offer came about two days after I put my highlights on YouTube," said Marcus Allen. "It was from SMU. The latest one came today from Marshall." At, 6-foot-2, 210-pounds, Allen made a big splash at inside linebacker for head coach Paul Whittenburg's Red Flashes in 2010. His highlight film turned the head of Eric Russell, the University of Tennessee's tight ends and special...

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