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Chicago paid for curious approach to Allen

Jay Cutler (Andy King/AP)

Vikings defensive end Jared Allen got two sacks on Sunday and said he missed a couple more. But the Bears employed a curious strategy against him. Allen and Brad Childress talked about that and him facing Orlando Pace.

After registering 7½ sacks in two games against the Green Bay Packers in the first half of the season, Jared Allen put himself in the temporary lead for sacks in the NFL. Then came a two-game streak with no sacks, but Allen said he had one of his best pass-rushing games of the season against Seattle on Nov. 22 even though he didn't tally a sack. He got back in the sack race on Sunday with two... Recommended Stories