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Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen comment about Detroit being filled with depressing Brownstones left me wondering if he's really every been to the motor city.
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We all know Jared Allen has never been shy about speaking his mind. After all, this is the guy who once offered his butt to Brett Favre and thought “schism” was an STD. Allen may have outdone himself this time. The Vikings are traveling to Detroit this weekend to take on the Lions, and apparently [...]
ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Ndamukong Suh will get a warm reception from defensive coordinator Gunther Cunningham when he returns to the Lions Monday after serving a two-game suspension.
But Cunningham is being considerably cooler toward Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen because of the disparaging comments Allen made earlier in the week about the city of Detroit.
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The Vikings best defensive player, Jared Allen, outspoken as ever, told a Twin Cities radio station what he thinks of Detroit.
Mlive's Justin Rogers:
I don't like going to Detroit," Allen said. "I'll be honest, it's gloomy, it sucks. Everything is brown and then there is snow on the ground. There's like Brownstones everywhere and I'm like, '...
Jared Allen said on PFT Live earlier this week that he’d love to beat the Lions, because misery loves company. And the Vikings are pretty miserable right now. Simply visiting Detroit is enough to put Allen in a bad mood. “I don’t like going to Detroit,” Allen told KFAN via MLive.com. “I’ll be honest, it’s…
Defensive end Jared Allen and the Vikings play the Lions on Sunday at Ford Field. Allen has been called "colorful" and a "big mouth," everything in between and things a lot worse.
Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Gunther Cunningham spent four seasons with Jared Allen in Kansas City and knows the Minnesota Vikings defensive end well.
The Vikings defensive end — sort of — apologized Sunday for blasting the Motor City as a gloomy place that would force him to drown himself in the Detroit River if he lived here.
Series: Vikings lead 66-32-2
Last Meeting(s): The Lions beat Minnesota in overtime in Week 3, 26-23. The Vikings led 20-0 at halftime but managed only three more points. Detroit ran for just 20 yards but Matt Stafford threw for 378 yards and two touchdowns, both to Calvin Johnson. Minnesota’s Jared Allen and Brian Robison combined for five sacks while Detroit had four of their...
The last time the Vikings played at Ford Field, they were the home team. Now, they couldn’t be less welcome guests. After the Week 3 contest that teetered on the brink of disaster, Jared Allen & Co. are coming to Detroit, dead set on finishing what they started. The Lions and Vikings are headed in opposite directions: the Lions started 5-0 but are 2-5 since; the Vikings are...