Lou Allen
No. 65     
Offensive tackle
Personal information
Date of birth: (1924-07-12)July 12, 1924
Place of birth: Gadsden, Alabama
Date of death: April 16, 2008(2008-04-16) (aged 83)
Place of death: Greensboro, North Carolina
Career information
College: Duke
NFL Draft: 1950 / Round: 5 / Pick: 60
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
*Pittsburgh Steelers ( 1950)
Career highlights and awards
Games     24
Fumbles recovered     1
Stats at
Stats at

Louis Eugene "Lou" Allen (July 12, 1924 - April 16, 2008) was a professional gridiron football offensive lineman in the National Football League (NFL) and the Canadian Football League (CFL). In the early 1950s, Allen played for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the NFL and the Montreal Alouettes of the CFL. He played only one game with the Alouettes in the 1952 CFL season.[1]


  1. Maher, Tod; Gill, Bob (2013). The Canadian Pro Football Encyclopedia: Every Player, Coach and Game, 1946–2012. Maher Sports Media. p. 144. ISBN 978-0983513667.

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