Coach talk: Safety pledge Marcus Allen

What kind of player is Penn State getting in safety Marcus Allen? And what can fans expect?

NittanyNation turned to one of the people who knows most what Allen is capable of on the field -- DaLawn Parrish, his high school coach at Upper Marlboro (Md.) Wise, who played defensive back for Wake Forest -- and asked what separates Allen as a player, how he first noticed Allen's ability and when the player especially showcased his potential.