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Griffen, Allen see shrinking targets for QBs

Everson Griffen (Tom Dahlin/Viking Update)

Defensive linemen Jared Allen and Everson Griffen know that the target area for a quarterback hit isn't very large. Griffen maintains he didn't do anything wrong during a hit on Jay Cutler, but he's not going to let a potential fine alter his aggressiveness.

As Everson Griffen entered the locker room Thursday, you couldn't help but notice that he craned his neck toward his locker in search of mail he doesn't want – the dreaded FedEx letter from the NFL office in New York. Almost from the moment the slow motion replays were shown of Griffen's shot to Chicago quarterback Jay Cutler that snapped his head violently backward, speculation has been that... Recommended Stories