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Jared Allen is a FA next year ...

Discussion in 'NFL Zone' started by Pessimist_cowboy, Oct 7, 2013.

  1. Pessimist_cowboy

    Pessimist_cowboy Well-Known Member

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    i really wanted this guy before he signed with minny but he didnt fit our scheme. I love this guys tenacity and just think he brings a great swagger with him. I would love to sign him to a 2-3 year deal . I think we would have a huge impact with out team , he is also a clutch player unlike some of our current DL. Here is the deal ...

    we sign Allen , we keep ware (and he redoes his salary ) we re-sign selvie to a cheap deal and we draft a DE in the 1st or 2nd round.

    Allen DT - DT Ware
    selvie Rookie

    plenty of pass rush.
  2. supercowboy8

    supercowboy8 Well-Known Member

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    If the vikings lose again and go 1-5 we need to call and talk a trade to get Allen and Kevin Williams. Both will be free agents next year so we could get both for cheap.
  3. Cebrin

    Cebrin Well-Known Member

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    No. We need young talent, not one foot out the door, cap sucking talent. We've got a few of those and they're weighing us down.
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  4. BanditHiro

    BanditHiro Well-Known Member

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    to old we can get a young rookie/player for half the price.
  5. Idgit

    Idgit Ice up, son. Ice up! Staff Member

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    The Vikings are scratching their heads, wondering what happened to their pass rush, themselves.
  6. Pessimist_cowboy

    Pessimist_cowboy Well-Known Member

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    we need more than one. Kind of hard to rely on a rookie these days. I would like to resign spencer or sign allen to a 2 year deal and draft another DE in the 1st 3 rounds.
  7. JoeyBoy718

    JoeyBoy718 Well-Known Member

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    No on Spencer. Allen is better, most likely cheaper, and brings a great locker room presence. I wouldn't mind Allen for 2 years as a stop-gap guy IF we can get him for real cheap. We need new young DEs, but you can't expect immediate impact starters out of rookies. Even if we drafted a DE with our 1st round pick, we'd still need someone else. That's why I don't mind Allen IF he comes very cheap. I don't mind acquiring veterans if they're cheap. The problem is when you give a 30 year old a max contract.
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