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Vikings hire Mike Zimmer as coach

ESPN - 15 Jan 2014
The Minnesota Vikings announced the hiring of Mike Zimmer as their new head coach via Twitter on Wednesday. The Vikings and Zimmer, who spent the past five seasons as the Cincinnati Bengals' defensive coordinator, had been in negotiations in an effort ...
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Mike Zimmer Benefits Local Youth With Foundation Giveaway - 22 Aug 2017
Mike Zimmer and Adam Zimmer spent the morning at the Salvation Army Northern Division (Saint Paul location) giving out backpacks that were donated by The Mike Zimmer Foundation. Approximately 50 local youth were surprised by the two coaches.
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Vikings' D, Sam Bradford's progress have Mike Zimmer optimistic - 22 Aug 2017
Before Teddy Bridgewater blew out his knee days before the preseason finale, and then Adrian Peterson got hurt, and injuries decimated the offensive line, and head coach Mike Zimmer underwent the first of many eye surgeries, and offensive coordinator ...
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Vikings' Mike Zimmer says Mackensie Alexander has 'done good' Press - 17 Aug 2017
Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Mike Thomas, right, runs from Minnesota Vikings cornerback Mackensie Alexander (20) during the first half of an NFL preseason football game Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone). By Chris ...
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Are preseason games important to Zim?

Scout - 16 Aug 2017
There are differing schools of thought on the importance of four preseason games, two of which feature little to nothing from several key starters for many teams. Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer sees it from both sides – he doesn't want to see ...
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Vikings outlast Bills for yet another Mike Zimmer win in preseason Press - 11 Aug 2017
“My expectation for this team is a lot higher than that and so we got to get back to work,'' Zimmer said. Minnesota's first-team offense was mostly ineffective, and left after three series without putting any points on the board. Vikings quarterback ...
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Mike Zimmer makes light of eye situation with solar eclipse joke

Larry Brown Sports - 21 Aug 2017
With all the talk about the solar eclipse potentially damaging the eyes of those who dared to look directly into the sun on Monday, Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer was not about to take any risks. Zimmer, who has had eight surgeries on his eye ...
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Mike Zimmer: Vikings RB Latavius Murray 'needs to get out there'

ESPN (blog) - 02 Aug 2017
He said Monday there is "no timetable" for his return, but expressed confidence he could be ready for the regular season even if he misses training camp -- a view that coach Mike Zimmer does not appear to share. "He is a smart guy," Zimmer said, "but ...
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Kentucky Ranch is Mike Zimmer's 'Happy Place' - 28 Jul 2017
The Mike Zimmer we have come to know is intense and old school tough. But at Zimmer Ridge Ranch in Kentucky, you see a different side of the Vikings head coach. “Yeah, it really is my happy place,” Zimmer told KSTP Sports Director Joe Schmit.
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Zimmer still mulling play-calling duties

Scout - 27 Jul 2017
The Minnesota Vikings are entering the fourth year under Mike Zimmer's defensive system. The only time Zimmer hasn't been calling the defensive plays in that span was a Thursday night game against the Dallas Cowboys last year when he was at home ...

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