With former Bear defensive end Julius Peppers leaving Chicago to go to Green Bay, it looks like the Bears have already found his replacement in the form of former Viking defensive end Jared Allen. A man who has played fewer years yet has more sacks than Peppers. It seems like a smart decision.
Defensive end Jared Allen turns 32 this week. He wants nothing to do with the idea of becoming a situational pass rusher as a 30-something Chicago Bear.
Adrian Peterson’s status for the last game of the season is uncertain.
“I don’t think there was any attempt to injure or things like that,” Schwartz added. “It wasn’t 40 yards behind the play…”
As most teams in the NFL, the Minnesota Viking’s have their fair share of stars.
It’s a far cry from his attitude in 2011 when he said he would “drown himself” if he had to live in “glomy” and “depressing” Detroit.
Five-time Pro Bowl defensive end Jared Allen can imagine how second-year left tackle Riley Reiff is approaching this matchup.
Calvin Johnson, wide receiver, Lions – A rare combination of size and speed.
“There’s two cities like I don’t go out to eat or don’t do anything. It’s Detroit and New Orleans,” Jared Allen said.