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Vikings aren't happy with Cherilus' shot

Jared Allen (Brian Bahr/Getty)

The Vikings haven't called the block on Jared Allen by Gosder Cherilus "dirty," but their responses indicate they weren't happy with the hit. See what Allen, safety Darren Sharper and head coach Brad Childress said about it.

Jared Allen told KFAN radio on Monday that he thought his season was over after taking a shot to his left knee by Detroit rookie offensive lineman Gosder Cherilus. During the second quarter of Sunday's 20-16 win over the Detroit Lions, Allen was about 10 yards away from quarterback Daunte Culpepper, who had rolled out toward the right sideline on a bootleg and was just releasing the ball... Recommended Stories