Jared Allen agrees to four-year deal with Chicago Bears

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Chicago Bears’ quarterback Jay Cutler greets Minnesota Vikings’ defensive end Jared Allen following a game between the Chicago Bears and the Minnesota Vikings Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013 at Soldier Field. — Anthony Souffle / Chicago Tribune, Sept. 15, 2013

The Chicago Bears made another big splash in free agency, signing a top defensive end away from the Minnesota Vikings.

Jared Allen agreed to a four-year deal worth up to $32 million.

He turns 32 next month, but he has not missed a game in the last six years.

Allen recorded 11-and-a-half sacks last year, and he’s had double-digit sacks seven years in a row.

The Bears also added pass rushers Lamarr Houston and Willie Young earlier this month.


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