1. Like to discuss POLITICS? Come join us at PUNNDITS.com!
    If you like discussing politics and other related topics then your new home (hopefully) for doing just that can be found on Punndits.com! Come join us and help us grow Punndits into a wonderful and safe place to discuss politics with everyone.
    Dismiss Notice

Jared Allen 22 Sacks!

Discussion in 'NFL Zone' started by vicjagger, Jan 1, 2012.

  1. vicjagger

    vicjagger Well-Known Member

    2,612 Messages
    290 Likes Received
    He had 3 1/2 sacks today. DeMarcus needs 4 to tie.

    P.S. Zero for Jason Babin today.
  2. Cowboys&LakersFan

    Cowboys&LakersFan Benched

    14,198 Messages
    0 Likes Received
    Rather have the W. Let Allen have the record if we get the W I could care less.
  3. jblaze2004

    jblaze2004 Well-Known Member

    9,915 Messages
    1,086 Likes Received
    wow....here's to hoping ware gets those needed sacks. That means we are finally getting to eli this year.
  4. Frozen700

    Frozen700 Well-Known Member

    14,828 Messages
    2,089 Likes Received
  5. Chuck 54

    Chuck 54 Well-Known Member

    10,813 Messages
    1,377 Likes Received
    That's very impressive for a DE.
  6. AdamJT13

    AdamJT13 Salary Cap Analyst

    15,976 Messages
    2,746 Likes Received
    It would be even more impressive for a linebacker.

    Here are the single-season leaders for sack by a linebacker --

    20.5 Lawrence Taylor (1986)
    20.0 Derrick Thomas (1990)
    20.0 DeMarcus Ware (2008)
    19.5 Tim Harris (1989)
    18.5 Andre Tippett (1984)
    18.0 DeMarcus Ware (2011) -- one game remaining

    Notice that Ware is the only linebacker since 1990 to have at least 18 sacks, and this is the second time he has done it.
  7. Sam I Am

    Sam I Am Unfriendly and Aloof!

    36,905 Messages
    4,590 Likes Received
    That is odd. When there game was over, I checked his sack totals and NFL.com said he had zero. Now he has 3 1/3?
  8. wick

    wick Active Member

    855 Messages
    133 Likes Received
    But in reality, Allen and Ware play the same position, regardless of what position they are listed at by the team.
  9. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

    42,673 Messages
    23,370 Likes Received
    That's the opposite of Adam's point. Also, it's inaccurate.
  10. RoyTheHammer

    RoyTheHammer Well-Known Member

    13,903 Messages
    809 Likes Received
    Damn, NFL record for Jared Allen. The Vikings had a rough year, but good for him. Love the way he plays the game, he deserves it.
  11. BlueStar3398

    BlueStar3398 Active Member

    1,557 Messages
    13 Likes Received
    I hope someone surpasses him. I can't stand that guy!
  12. CowboyMike

    CowboyMike Stay Thirsty, My Friends

    5,337 Messages
    428 Likes Received
    He doesn't have the record. Strahan still holds it at 22.5. Allen missed it by half a sack.
  13. RoyTheHammer

    RoyTheHammer Well-Known Member

    13,903 Messages
    809 Likes Received
    I don't count sacks that were handed to you, so rightfully, Allen holds the record.
  14. burmafrd

    burmafrd Benched

    43,820 Messages
    3,379 Likes Received
  15. Avery

    Avery The Dog that Saved Charleston

    9,675 Messages
    2,981 Likes Received
    Allen deserves DPOY award even though he plays for a crappy team.

Share This Page