A year later, Allen said it feels very different and the anxiety he felt about being under the constant glare of the media spotlight as a potential defensive savior has eased back considerably. When asked how felt a year later, he was pretty succinct. "Comfortable."Scout.com: Jared Allen: ‘I feel amazing’ Vikings Scout.com article has quotes from Jared Allen, one year after the trade. Shockingly, there is no mention of his love connection with Primetime.