NFL trades don’t occur mostly during a unchanging season, though that didn’t keep a Bears and Panthers from operative one out on Monday.
CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora has reliable that the Bears are promulgation defensive finish Jared Allen to Carolina. FOX Sports NFL Insider Jay Glazer tweeted it was for a sixth-round breeze pick.
The trade means Allen will be behind in a 4-3 invulnerability after perplexing to adjust to a 3-4 invulnerability that a Bears had been playing.
The Panthers were roughly forced to make a pierce after losing defensive finish Charles Johnson to a hamstring damage during Carolina’s 27-22 win over New Orleans on Sunday. The damage was so bad that a Panthers have already announced that Johnson won’t be personification in Week 4.
— Carolina Panthers (@Panthers) September 28, 2015
The group hopes to have Johnson behind in a lineup after a Week 5 bye.
The Panthers invulnerability has been banged adult this deteriorate with Luke Kuechly also blank dual games due to a concussion.
Now that he’s behind in a 4-3 defense, Allen will expected be means to assistance a Panthers roughly immediately. The 33-year linebacker ranks ninth all-time with 134 career sacks.
You can gamble a four-time Pro Bowler is a large fan of a trade, not usually does he get to play in a invulnerability he’s gentle in, though he gets to make a pierce from a 0-3 Bears to a 3-0 Panthers.
The four-time Pro Bowler played in a sum of 18 games with a Bears after signing a four-year, $32 million deal in Mar 2014 that enclosed $15.5 million in guaranteed money.