Larry Brown Sports "Tell the world: Jared Allen is coming home. According to a report by Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports on Thursday, the five-time Pro Bowl defensive end has signed a one-day contract in Minnesota to retire as a Viking. Allen’s last NFL team, the Carolina Panthers, are said to have helped set up..." April 14
The Score "Jared Allen spent less than a season with the Carolina Panthers after being traded from the Chicago Bears in late September, but the recently retired defensive end heaped praise on the team's culture during an appearance on NFL Network's "Total Access" on Thursday. "They have some great talent..." March 04
The Score "Jared Allen was always a bit of a character, so it should come as no surprise he's ending his career with one final goofy stunt. The veteran defensive end announced his retirement in a video posted to his Twitter account Thursday. Perhaps the lack of a proper sunset is fitting. Allen was..." February 18
Ron Rivera says Jared Allen and Thomas Davis are expected to be ready to play on Sunday in the Super Bowl.
CBS Sports "The Panthers' decision to keep Jared Allen out of Sunday's NFC title game isn't exactly sitting well with Allen. The defensive end, who fractured his foot against the Seahawks last week, was slightly upset Friday when he found out that coach Ron Rivera made the decision to sit him..." January 23
Pro Football Talk "The chances of Panthers defensive end Jared Allen playing in the NFC title game never looked good and now they’re nonexistent. Coach Ron Rivera said Friday that Allen has been ruled out for the game after breaking a bone in his foot. Rivera said early in the week that the team considered Allen..." January 22
Jared Allen: MRI revealed a break. He will be listed as doubtful. Won't practice Wednesday. Day by day. Gonna see if he can play through
SB Nation "Carolina Panthers defensive end reportedly suffered a foot injury that could require season-ending surgery, according to Jonathan Jones of the Charlotte Observer. Allen will undergo an X-ray on Monday to determine the severity of the injury. Ian Rapaport reported more optimistic news, citing a..." January 18