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Bears | More on Jared Allen's deal

Wed, 26 Mar 2014 06:31:11 -0700

Updating an earlier report, Chicago Bears DE Jared Allen agreed to a four-year, $32 million deal with $15.5 million guaranteed. The deal can void to three years and $24 million.

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Bears | Jared Allen agrees

Wed, 26 Mar 2014 05:48:07 -0700

The Chicago Bears agreed with free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings) on a four-year contract.

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Seahawks | Still interested in Jared Allen

Tue, 25 Mar 2014 09:48:12 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks remain interested in DE Jared Allen (Vikings). "I don't think the door's closed by any stretch of the imagination," general manager John Schneider said.

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Seahawks | Jared Allen leaves without deal

Thu, 20 Mar 2014 14:23:53 -0700

Free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings) left his visit with the Seattle Seahawks Thursday, March 20, without a deal but had "good discussions" with the team. The Seahawks made an offer, but Allen will consider it and decide this weekend.

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Seahawks | Jared Allen visiting

Thu, 20 Mar 2014 13:11:02 -0700

Updating a previous report, the agent for free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings) said Allen is visiting the Seattle Seahawks, and that is it for now.

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Seahawks | Agree to terms with Jared Allen

Thu, 20 Mar 2014 12:21:36 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks agreed to terms with DE Jared Allen (Vikings) Thursday, March 20. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Seahawks | Jared Allen visits again

Wed, 19 Mar 2014 20:58:46 -0700

Free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings) is making a second visit to the Seattle Seahawks, and he might decide whether to join them in the next few days.

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Giants | Unlikely to pursue Jared Allen

Wed, 19 Mar 2014 12:09:03 -0700

The New York Giants likely will not pursue free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings), because they probably to not have the salary cap space to sign him.

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Cowboys | Not willing to meet Jared Allen's price

Wed, 19 Mar 2014 10:02:20 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Dallas Cowboys are not willing to sign free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings) for the $10 million a season he is looking for at this time.

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NFL | Jared Allen seeking $10 million

Wed, 19 Mar 2014 07:35:16 -0700

Free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings) is believed to be seeking $10 million per season in a new deal.

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Cowboys | Unlikely to land Jared Allen

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 17:34:25 -0700

With just $7 million in cap space for the Dallas Cowboys after the DT Henry Melton deal, that makes Dallas an unlikely landing place for free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings).

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NFL | Jared Allen talking with five teams

Tue, 18 Mar 2014 11:16:59 -0700

Free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings) has been talking with five teams, although he's only visited with the Dallas Cowboys and Seattle Seahawks. The Denver Broncos were interested in Allen before they signed DE DeMarcus Ware, and it's believed that Allen "turned down" a three-year, $30 million offer from the Broncos. However, Allen's agent, Ken Harris, said the offer from Denver was never official.

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Cowboys | Jared Allen to visit

Sun, 16 Mar 2014 20:23:08 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys are scheduled to meet with free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings) at some point this week.

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Seahawks | Jared Allen visits

Sun, 16 Mar 2014 17:39:23 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks met with free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings) Sunday, March 16.

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Broncos | Offered Jared Allen contract

Wed, 12 Mar 2014 11:22:59 -0700

The Denver Broncos offered the same three-year, $30 million deal DE DeMarcus Ware agreed to sign to unrestricted free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings), but Denver chose to go with Ware once he became available.

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NFL | Jared Allen does not have any visits scheduled

Wed, 12 Mar 2014 10:00:02 -0700

Ken Harris, agent for free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings), said Allen has not agreed to any visits and is not talking with any teams about a contract.

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NFL | Jared Allen could consider retirement

Wed, 12 Mar 2014 09:11:20 -0700

Free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings) could consider retirement if he does not get what he is looking for in an offer this offseason. Allen is scheduled to meet with the Chicago Bears and Seattle Seahawks.

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Bears | Not serious contenders for Jared Allen?

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 19:44:41 -0700

Chicago Tribune reporter Brad Biggs believes the Chicago Bears are not in play for unrestricted free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings).

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Bears | In talks with Jared Allen

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 19:43:48 -0700

Unrestricted free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings) is in talks with the Chicago Bears, according to a league source.

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Seahawks | Talking to Jared Allen

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 19:33:51 -0700

Unrestricted free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings) is in talks with the Seattle Seahawks, according to a league source.

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NFL | Jared Allen won't play for peanuts

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 18:37:13 -0700

Free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings) wants to play next season, but at a certain value. If he cannot find a deal to his liking, he has other pursuits outside of the National Football League.

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Broncos | Landing spot for Jared Allen?

Mon, 10 Mar 2014 17:23:43 -0700

According to a source close to the situation, free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings) is expected to sign with the Denver Broncos. The source reportedly would be "shocked" if that did not happen.

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Vikings | Jared Allen moving on

Sun, 09 Mar 2014 14:57:27 -0700

Free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings) informed the Minnesota Vikings he won't re-sign with the team.

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Vikings | Not among Jared Allen's finalists

Sun, 09 Mar 2014 10:19:06 -0700

Free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings) has a list of teams he would like to sign with this offseason, and the Minnesota Vikings are not among the teams on the list. Allen is focused on teams closer to contending in the near future.

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Vikings | Coach would like three linemen to return

Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:41:47 -0800

Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said he would like the team to re-sign impending free-agent DE Jared Allen, DE Everson Griffen and DT Kevin Williams this offseason but understands the team may not have the money to make that happen.

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Vikings | Jared Allen to test free agency

Tue, 04 Mar 2014 15:33:51 -0800

Minnesota Vikings DE Jared Allen's agent, Ken Harris, said his client is determined to get "a clean shot at free agency" next week. However, Harris said the Vikings "aren't out of it." "He's definitely going to see what 32 teams have to say, not 31," Harris continued. "I'll give him the cap numbers, moves teams have made (and) how close they are to contending so he knows it all."

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Raiders | Could show interest in Jared Allen

Sat, 01 Mar 2014 20:52:00 -0800

The Oakland Raiders have plenty of salary cap room, and could show an interest in free-agent DE Jared Allen (Vikings).

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Buccaneers | Jared Allen could be target

Thu, 13 Feb 2014 18:12:21 -0800

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers could show interest in Minnesota Vikings impending free-agent DE Jared Allen this offseason because he played for defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier when they were both with the Vikings.

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Vikings | Not expected to re-sign Jared Allen

Mon, 27 Jan 2014 18:14:11 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings are not expected to re-sign impending free-agent DE Jared Allen unless he is willing to come back on a significantly reduced deal.

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Buccaneers | Leslie Frazier could help land Jared Allen

Tue, 07 Jan 2014 12:28:01 -0800

Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier being on head coach's Lovie Smith's staff could help land DE Jared Allen if the Minnesota Vikings let him hit free agency, in the opinion of Ira Kauffman of the Tampa Tribune.

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Vikings | Friday injury report for Week 14

Fri, 06 Dec 2013 12:14:00 -0800

Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph (foot) and CB Josh Robinson (chest) have been ruled out for Week 14. LB Larry Dean (knee) and SS Jamarca Sanford (ankle) are listed as questionable. RB Matt Asiata (shoulder), DE Jared Allen (finger), DE Everson Griffen (toe), DT Fred Evans (knee), DT Sharrif Floyd (illness), LB Chad Greenway (wrist) and SS Andrew Sendejo (toe) are listed as probable. Rudolph and Robinson did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 6. Dean was limited during practice while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Vikings | Thursday practice report for Week 14

Thu, 05 Dec 2013 14:25:16 -0800

Minnesota Vikings CB Josh Robinson (chest) and TE Kyle Rudolph (foot) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 5. DE Jared Allen (finger), DT Sharrif Floyd (illness), LB Chad Greenway (wrist) and S Jamarca Sanford (ankle) were limited. RB Matt Asiata (shoulder), DT Fred Evans (knee), DE Everson Griffen (toe) and S Andrew Sendejo (toe) practiced in full.

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Vikings | Wednesday practice report for Week 14

Wed, 04 Dec 2013 14:10:56 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Larry Dean (knee), CB Josh Robinson (chest), TE Kyle Rudolph (foot) and S Jamarca Sanford (ankle) all did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 4. DE Jared Allen (finger) and LB Chad Greenway (wrist) both were limited in practice. RB Matt Asiata (shoulder), DT Fred Evans (knee), DE Everson Griffen (toe) and S Andrew Sendejo (toe) all fully practiced.

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Vikings | Friday practice report for Week 12

Fri, 22 Nov 2013 12:32:24 -0800

Minnesota Vikings DE Jared Allen (back), RB Matt Asiata (shoulder), FB Rhett Ellison (ankle), DT Fred Evans (knee, shoulder), LB Chad Greenway (wrist) and DT Letroy Guion (chest) all fully participated in practice and are probable for Week 12. LB Michael Mauti (knee) and C John Sullivan (concussion) both were limited in practice and are questionable. DE Brian Robinson (neck) did not practice and is questionable. LB Erin Henderson (non-injury), CB Josh Robinson (chest) and TE Kyle Rudolph (foot) did not practice and have been ruled out.

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Vikings | Jared Allen to explore free agency?

Fri, 22 Nov 2013 10:37:03 -0800

Minnesota Vikings DE Jared Allen hinted that he's leaning toward testing free agency when he becomes a free agent for the 2014 season. "To be real honest, I'm going to have to look at the situation of the team," Allen, the veteran defensive end whose contract expires in March, told USA TODAY Sports. "If I continue to play, you want to try to win a championship at some point. Personal accolades can only go so far."

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Vikings | Thursday practice report for Week 12

Thu, 21 Nov 2013 14:55:29 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Erin Henderson (non-injury), CB Josh Robinson (chest), TE Kyle Rudolph (foot) and C John Sullivan (concussion) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 21. DE Jared Allen (back), FB Rhett Ellison (ankle), DT Fred Evans (knee, shoulder), DT Letroy Guion (chest), LB Michael Mauti (knee) and DE Brian Robison (neck) were limited. RB Matt Asiata (shoulder) and LB Chad Greenway (wrist) practiced in full.

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Broncos | Not trying to trade for Jared Allen

Tue, 29 Oct 2013 12:22:20 -0700

The Denver Broncos are not in on trying to acquire Minnesota Vikings DE Jared Allen through trade.

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Seahawks | Not in running for Jared Allen

Tue, 29 Oct 2013 10:58:10 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Seattle Seahawks are not in the running to acquire Minnesota Vikings DE Jared Allen in a trade.

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Vikings | Talking to two teams about Jared Allen

Tue, 29 Oct 2013 10:18:48 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings are talking about a potential trade of DE Jared Allen with the Seattle Seahawks and a second unnamed team.

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Seahawks | Making push for Jared Allen

Tue, 29 Oct 2013 10:14:13 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks are making a late push to try and complete a trade for Minnesota Vikings DE Jared Allen.

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Vikings | Pushing to trade Jared Allen

Tue, 29 Oct 2013 10:13:23 -0700

Updating previous report, the Minnesota Vikings are making an 11th-hour push to trade DE Jared Allen before the deadline Tuesday, Oct. 29, and they are asking for a second-round draft pick in return but are willing to consider a conditional third-round choice for next year, according to a source. Allen will be a free agent next year and has a $14.28 million base salary this season.

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Vikings | Jared Allen willing to redo deal

Tue, 29 Oct 2013 10:10:15 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DE Jared Allen is willing to redo his contract under the right situation.

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Vikings | Could receive calls about Jared Allen

Sun, 27 Oct 2013 08:14:20 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings could receive calls about the availability of DE Jared Allen before the trade deadline. The team has not pursued any deals involving Allen and has not entertained the idea internally.

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Vikings | Seven probable

Fri, 25 Oct 2013 14:02:31 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DE Jared Allen (ankle), DT Sharrif Floyd (back), LB Chad Greenway (wrist), CB A.J. Jefferson (ankle), OT Matt Kalil (back), PK Blair Walsh (hamstring) and DT Kevin Williams (knee) all fully participated in practice and are probable for Week 8.

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Vikings | Three players fully practice

Thu, 24 Oct 2013 15:44:32 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OT Matt Kalil (back), DE Jared Allen (ankle) and DT Kevin Williams (knee) fully participated in practice Thursday, Oct. 24.

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Vikings | Two practice in full

Wed, 23 Oct 2013 14:23:12 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DE Jared Allen (ankle) and DT Kevin Williams (knee) practiced in full Wednesday, Oct. 23.

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Vikings | Eight players probable for Week 7

Sat, 19 Oct 2013 16:25:05 -0700

Minnesota Vikings QB Christian Ponder (rib), WR Jarius Wright (ankle), TE Rhett Ellison (knee), C John Sullivan (hand), DE Jared Allen (ankle), DT Kevin Williams (knee), CB Xavier Rhodes (ankle) and PK Blair Walsh (hamstring) are listed as probable for Week 7. Allen and Williams were limited during practice Saturday, Oct. 19, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Vikings | Four limited during practice

Fri, 18 Oct 2013 14:33:04 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DE Jared Allen (ankle), DT Kevin Williams (knee), CB Xavier Rhodes (ankle) and PK Blair Walsh (hamstring) were limited during practice Friday, Oct. 18.

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Vikings | Jared Allen likely will test market

Sun, 13 Oct 2013 08:28:15 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DE Jared Allen is expected to test the free-agent market during the offseason. Both sides are content with allowing his contract to run out after the season.

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Vikings | Jared Allen puts on good show

Sun, 29 Sep 2013 21:22:02 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DE Jared Allen recorded 2.5 sacks in the Week 4 game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in London. He also registered three quarterback hits and one pass defensed.

Fantasy Tip: Allen had gotten off to a slow start this season, and he did not have any stats in Week 3. However, he remains a must-start in all fantasy leagues which reward individual defensive players (IDPs).

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