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Injuries piling up on Vikings' Allen

Jared Allen (Tom Dahlin/Viking Update)

Jared Allen said the number of injuries he is dealing with this year is more than any of his previous seasons.

Many NFL players are all too familiar with the training staff. Over the course of a season, bumps, bruises and more significant injuries take a toll on many players. Somehow, despite his high-energy level of play at a position more prone to injury than many others, Jared Allen has seemingly had a horseshoe as his tail pad. While injuries are intrinsic to the game, Allen has been able to...

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