USA Today "Jared Allen intends to retire as a Minnesota Viking someday. But it was hard to listen to him speak Thursday without believing he'll be playing somewhere else first. "To be real honest, I'm going to have to look at the situation of the team," Allen, the veteran defensive end whose contract..." November 22
Denver Post "This was never going to be the type of trade market in which the Broncos would take part. "Everybody wants to trade somebody that's going to be a free agent," said John Elway, the Broncos' director of football operations. "I'm not going to give up a draft pick for eight games." The NFL..." October 30
Vikings are certainly open to fielding offers today for Jared Allen. Have had a few talks w teams but nothing substantial yet
Contrary to what is out there Seattle is NOT one of the teams in it for Jared Allen. Two others but Seattle is not talking to Vikes for him
Seattle making 11th-hour push to trade for Vikings Pro-Bowl DE Jared Allen, per multiple sources. Vikings also talking to second team.
CBSSports.com "To this point, the one-win Minnesota Vikings have not pursued any deals for Jared Allen, according to league sources, and have not really entertained the prospect internally, but given the team's woeful performance, Allen's huge salary and his impending free agency, exploratory calls will come..." October 27
Fox Sports North "Jared Allen returned to the Minnesota Vikings this season entering the final year of his contract and was pleased the team didn't ask him to restructure the six-year deal the two sides agreed to in 2008. Allen 31 was due a base salary of $14.28 million this season and Minnesota was looking for..." October 11
Fox Sports North "At one point during Minnesota Vikings' training camp on Tuesday Everson Griffen had replaced Pro Bowler Jared Allen second-year linebacker Audie Cole was filling in for Erin Henderson and special teamer Andrew Sendejo was at safety for Harrison Smith. Once enjoying a relatively healthy training..." August 07
Fox Sports North "Greg Jennings said he could see the headlines coming Wednesday when he was forced to miss the Minnesota Vikings organized team activities because of a minor ankle injury. Jennings is drawing attention in his first offseason for Minnesota since coming over from the Green Bay Packers and..." May 31
Jared Allen is expected back at OTAs next week, Leslie Frazier said. #Vikings would have everyone there if Allen arrives.
Minneapolis Star Tribune "It’s a Monday in May and Jared Allen is reciting from the Book of Herm. ¶ “You always have to ask, ‘Do you love football or do you love what football gives you?’ ” ¶ The adage is borrowed from Herm Edwards, Allen’s head coach during his final two seasons in Kansas City. But this is the question..." May 24
Foxsports.com "With so much focus on the draft in recent weeks, some of the current Vikings have kind of fallen through the cracks of media attention. One of those players is Jared Allen, who is recovering from shoulder surgery and entering the final year of his contract. Allen spoke this week with Sirius XM..." May 05
Pro Football Talk "Vikings defensive end Jared Allen believes that if the Vikings are going to be Super Bowl contenders, the leadership of the team has to come not from him, and not from Adrian Peterson, but from quarterback Christian Ponder. “I tell him all the time, you have to be the guy,” Allen said of Ponder..." May 03
ESPN 1500 Twin Cities "Before having a torn labrum in his left shoulder repaired a couple months ago, Jared Allen said he hadn't had surgery since getting his tonsils out at age 5. It turns out the shoulder wasn't all the Minnesota Vikings' star pass rusher had fixed this time. Allen underwent knee surgery on Jan...." March 27
ESPN 1500 Twin Cities "Before having a torn labrum in his left shoulder repaired a couple months ago, Jared Allen said he hadn't had surgery since getting his tonsils out at age 5. It turns out the shoulder wasn't all the Minnesota Vikings' star pass rusher had fixed this time. Allen underwent knee surgery on Jan...." March 26