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Jared Allen transforming into mature leader

Jared Allen (Hannah Foslien/Getty)

Jared Allen has been the Vikings' leader in sacks since joining the team. This year, he's working on becoming a leader off the field and his head coach has taken notice. Allen and Leslie Frazier talked about the change.

There has never been any questioning Jared Allen's skill level on the football field. Shortly after he was the fourth-round steal by the Chiefs and got the chance to start as a rookie, it has been crystal clear that Allen is a rare talent with a flair for the dramatic – making the big play that turns games around. Since joining the league, in 2004, nobody has more sacks than Allen's 89.... Recommended Stories

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