Found December 24, 2012 on Outside the Boxscore:
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We here at Outside the Boxscore would like to wish all of our viewers a "Very Merry Christmas Eve" and in honor of tomorrow's Christmas holiday, we present you with probably one of the worst Christmas get-ups of all-time. Check out this photo of Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen at a "Ugly Christmas Sweater Party" and clearly, he wins the award for ugliest sweater paired up with the red spandex suit: Nice try, Joe Webb and Larry Dean...Allen wins this round... (Courtesy of Busted Coverage)
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