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All Things Covered with Patrick Peterson and Bryant McFadden

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Patrick Peterson and Bryant McFadden have made a living for their coverage skills on the football field, and while it's a different technique, they're now applying those traits on their podcast 'All Things Covered'. Instead of wide receivers, tight ends and running backs, they'll be covering sports,… read more


Jared Allen on his HOF worthy career, Vikings memories, being teammates with Brett Favre, Danielle Hunter's potential and appearing in a Jackass movie

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One of the best pass rushers in league history, an elite Minnesota Viking and future Hall of Famer, Jared Allen, joins Bryant McFadden to discuss his super successful career (28:45). But first Patrick Peterson is around to chop it up with BMac and the guys have a lot on the line this week as their high school alma maters are set to square off (1:45). Blanche Ely vs. McArthur means a wager is a must for our proud alums. The guys make a bet and discuss their fondest memories of high school football. Next, it's time for SKOL Check-In as P2 breaks down the Vikings 2nd preseason game, what is going well and what needs to be improved on for the team (11:00). Raising the Bar sponsored by Sonos Arc highlights Brandon Aiyuk as a player who could raise his game to the next level this season (17:15). And in 7 Questions, the guys pick which sporting event they'd love to attend outside of the world of football (21:45). Next it's time to welcome our guest, Jared Allen (28:45). Jared discusses the motivation he used at Idaho State to end up in the league and why his Chiefs tenure came to an end after a super strong NFL start. Allen reminisces on playing alongside Pat Williams and Kevin Williams on the Vikings D-line, what it was like to have Brett Favre as his teammate and memories of a devastating conference championship loss for Minny in 2009. He also highlights how he almost became the single-season sack leader while examining a current Viking, Danielle Hunter, and what makes him so special. The conversation then shifts to Jared's Hall of Fame chances and a unique experience off the field when he got to be part of the Jackass 3D movie. Finally, Superlatives where we learn Allen's Top 5 pass rushers in the league right now, the backstory behind his epic retirement video and the best hairstyles in NFL history. 

Help support Jared's foundation: Jared Allen Homes for Wounded Warriors

More about Jared Allen Homes for Wounded Warriors: Jared Allen’s Homes for Wounded Warriors was formed in October of 2009 by retired Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen after he returned home from his USO trip to US Military Bases in the Middle East. Jared was moved by the commitment, dedication, and sacrifices that our soldiers make every day to protect our freedom. He wanted to say thank you to every soldier in the only way that Jared knows how. By embracing the conflict and making a positive life-changing difference in the lives of those who need it most, Jared and his JAH4WW will help make life for wounded vets just a little bit easier.

'All Things Covered' is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Castbox and wherever else you listen to podcasts. 

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