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DE Jared Allen - Chicago Bears

6-6, 265Born: 4-3-1982College: Idaho StateDrafted: Round 4

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At 33 years of age, Allen is no longer the dominant player he was just a few years ago when he posted a 22-sack season, but he was still productive so it was a surprise the Vikings decided to cut him loose. His tackle numbers have fallen off a bit, but he has remained very consistent as a pass rusher with double digit sacks in each of the past seven seasons. He should provide a significant upgrade over Julius Peppers, whose level of play had deteriorated in recent years. The Bears also signed LaMarr Houston to play the LDE spot, and the two figure to rejuvenate a pass rush that has slumped of late. The move to a division rival with better surrounding talent figures to help Allen remain a DE1 for at least another year or two. (May 26)

FBG Staff Rankings

DE Redraft - 13, 6, 13, 14, 18
Overall Redraft - 35, 28, 34, 43, 48
DE Dynasty - 13, 13
Overall Dynasty - 32, 32

Stats and Projections

2011 MIN 16 47 17 22 4 4 1 4 0
2012 MIN 16 34 12 11 1 1 0 3 0
2013 MIN 16 33 19 12 2 0 0 6 0
2014 PROJ-Rudnicki 16 40 * * * * * * *
2014 PROJ-Norton 16 41 * * * * * * *

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Latest News

Bears | Jared Allen to see a lot of snaps (Mon Aug 11, 08:12 PM) - Chicago Bears DE Jared Allen said he will remain an every-down player this season and not just a pass-rush specialist. He also said that he signed with the Bears because the coaching staff was on the same page in regards to his role.

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2014 Schedule

1vs Buffalo Bills
2@ San Francisco 49ers
3@ New York Jets
4vs Green Bay Packers
5@ Carolina Panthers
6@ Atlanta Falcons
7vs Miami Dolphins
8@ New England Patriots
9--- BYE WEEK ---
10@ Green Bay Packers
11vs Minnesota Vikings
12vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers
13@ Detroit Lions
14vs Dallas Cowboys
15vs New Orleans Saints
16vs Detroit Lions
17@ Minnesota Vikings