Bears Sign Jared Allen To Four-Year Deal

The Bears announced they have signed Jared Allen to a four-year deal via Twitter. It’s a four year, $32 million deal with $15.5 million guaranteed according to Adam Schefter.

“We are extremely happy for Jared, his wife Amy, our fans and the Chicago Bears that Jared has agreed to terms,” Bears G.M. Phil Emery said in a statement.

Although the Vikings slumped last season, Allen had a seventh consecutive double-digit sacks season and the eighth overall of his 10-year career. He started all 16 games, making 11 1-2 sacks and 52 tackles. He also had two forced fumbles for Minnesota.