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Allen: Chasing the sacks record is ‘surreal'

Jared Allen (Jon Dahlin/Viking Update)

Jared Allen's pursuit of the franchise and NFL records for sacks has been "surreal," he said. He's definitely gunning for those records after thinking about them every offseason.

While the conventional wisdom is that the Vikings have little to nothing to play for in the final two weeks other than wrapping up a monumentally disappointing season, defensive end Jared Allen has a goal in mind – setting the NFL's all-time single-season sack record of 22.5 set by Michael Strahan of the Giants in 2001. He is already climbing the charts. He is currently tied for 20th all... Recommended Stories