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Allen recalls Shanahan's chop blocks

Jared Allen (Bruce Kluckhohn/US Presswire)

Jared Allen remembered the "reality" of the chop blocks that Mike Shanahan used to deploy in Denver. Allen talked about the strategy behind it and his reaction to the questionable tactic. Plus, how will the Vikings defend RG3 and what has been the key to a more effective pass defense?

When Jared Allen looks over to the Washington sideline Sunday, he'll see a familiar face that conjures up some bad memories – Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan. Before coming to the Vikings, Allen spent his first four seasons with the Kansas City Chiefs playing twice a year against Shanahan, who was the head coach of the Denver Broncos. At the time, Denver was routinely accused of illegal... Recommended Stories