Dec 23, 2012; Houston, TX, USA; Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen (69) sacks Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub (8) during the third quarter at Reliant Stadium. The Vikings won 23-6. Mandatory Credit: Thomas Campbell-USA TODAY Sports

Jared Allen not worried about contract year, free agency

Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen is entering the final year of his contract, with no reported contract negotiations on a possible extension.

Allen’s not concerned out it.

“I’m a Viking this year, I’m gonna go out play my heart out and try to win a Super Bowl,” Allen said on Sirius XM NFL Radio Wednesday night. “I always look at chips fall where they may. My motto is if I take care of my job on the field the rest will take care of itself.”

Allen, 31, had a drop in production last season while playing with injuries. He had a pair of surgeries on the same day earlier this offseason.

Even with the down year last season, he posted double-digit sacks for the seventh time in the last eight years.

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