This is a photo of Allen Bailey of the Kansas City Chiefs NFL football team. This image reflects the Kansas City Chiefs active roster as of Wednesday, July 5, 2017. (AP Photo)

Allen Bailey



Experience: 9 years

Height: 6-3

Age: 30

Weight: 288 lbs

College: Miami (Fla.)


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  • Ninth-year defensive lineman enters his ninth season with the Chiefs in 2019.
  • Logged first forced fumble of the season, sixth of his career in week 13 at Oakland (12/1/18). 
  • Has a career-high 6.5 sacks this season and 20.0 sacks (-113.0) yards for his career. 
  • Has appeared in four postseason games, seeing action on defense and special teams, recording five tackles (three solo), 2.0 sacks (both in the 2015 game against Houston), two forced fumbles and one pass defended.
  • Joined Kansas City as the second of two third-round picks in the 2011 NFL Draft.
  • Made his initial NFL start at right defensive end vs. Baltimore (10/7/12), filling in for an injured DE Glenn Dorsey.


  • Played in 50 games with 27 starts for Miami (19 at left defensive end, five at left defensive tackle and three at right defensive end).
  • Recorded 103 tackles (55 solo) with 19.0 sacks (-146.0 yards) and 31.0 tackles for loss (-183.0 yards).
  • Also had two forced fumbles, three passes defensed and 18 quarterback pressures … Two-time All-Atlantic Coast Conference selection.
  • An All-ACC second-team selection after leading Miami with 7.0 sacks (-34.0 yards) and forced three quarterback pressures as a senior.
  • Elected defensive captain for the Hurricanes.
  • Earned the team’s Strength Training Athlete of the Year award his final two seasons.
  • Recorded a career-high 3.5 sacks vs. North Carolina to earn ACC Defensive Lineman of the Week honors.


  • Played linebacker and fullback at McIntosh County Academy in Darien, Ga.
  • Grew up in the historic Hog Hammock community on Sapelo Island, Ga., a state-protected village off of the Georgia coast that can only be reached by airplane or boat, with a ferry covering the seven-mile, 20-minute trip. The island covers 434 acres and has a population of 70 citizens. Bailey rode the ferry daily to the mainland on his way to school.
  • Was honored with "Allen Bailey Day" in Hog Hammock on April 7, 2012 on Sapelo Island.
  • Ranked in the Tampa Tribune "Best of the South" and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Super Southern 100.
  • Member of Allen Wallace’s PrepStar 100 team.
  • Majored in communications.