49 - Allen Stephens Position: Linebacker
Class: Freshman
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 246 lbs.
High School: Halifax County
Hometown: South Boston, Va.
photo Ranked the No. 28 player in the state of Virginia by The Roanoke Times for Coach Stan Hodgin ... Rated the No. 14 inside linebacker in the country by ESPN.com/Scouts, Inc. ... Ranked the No. 25 strongside linebacker in the country by SuperPrep ... Listed as the No. 28 player in the state of Virginia by rivals.com ... Ranked the No. 16 player in the Commonwealth by scout.com ... Rated the No. 30 prospect in Virginia by SuperPrep ... Missed half of his senior year due to a knee injury ... Recorded over 150 tackles en route to earning Western Valley District Defensive Player of the Year honors as a junior ... Was also named first-team all-region ... Was a first-team all-district performer as a sophomore ... A three-sport athlete (football, basketball and baseball).

Personal: Allen D. Stephens ... Born 5/5/90 in South Boston, VA ... Son of Sharon and Willie Stephens.