Vahe Gregorian

December 14, 2013 6:29 PM

Chiefs lineman Jeff Allen fights adversity with compassion

Chiefs offensive lineman Jeff Allen’s resolve has prevailed at every turn — after his father died when he was 10; through a thicket of potential trouble on the southeast side of Chicago; and reconciling with the man who became his father figure, an uncle who later was sent to prison following a bank robbery.

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