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Vikings hire Mike Zimmer as coach

ESPN - 15 Jan 2018
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: Vikings' offseason transition on offense 'seamless'

ESPN (blog) - 13 Jun 2018
EAGAN, Minn. -- In each of the last three years, Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer has started the offseason program with a new offensive coordinator. The turnover and change in philosophy from one year to the next has been constant when it comes to ...
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Evaluating Mike Zimmer

Daily Norseman - 09 Jun 2018
As the Vikings progress through OTAs, Mike Zimmer begins his fifth year as head coach. A lot has happened over the last four years, most of them good. Let's take a look back at how the Vikings have progressed under Zimmer, the changes, the good and bad ...
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Where does Mike Zimmer rank among Minnesota Vikings head coaches?

The Viking Age - 04 Jun 2018
Following the team's miracle playoff win over the New Orleans Saints last season, there was some thought that 2017 may be the year Mike Zimmer helps delver the Minnesota Vikings their first ever Super Bowl win. Unfortunately, the Vikings' luck ran out ...
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Kyle Rudolph would run through a wall for Mike Zimmer

The Viking Age - 27 May 2018
The Minnesota Vikings tight end recently appeared on “The Rich Eisen Show” and talked about the admiration he and his teammates have for their head coach. During the early part of his NFL career, Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph did not ...
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No surprise: Vikings defense off to a strong start

Grand Forks Herald - 15 Jun 2018
On Wednesday, Zimmer told KFAN before Wednesday's practice that the defense has been ahead of the offense this spring. That was evident later when quarterback Kirk Cousins threw two interceptions during red-zone drills. It was no surprise the defense ...
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Vikings officially cut the ribbon on the TCO Performance Center

ECM Publishers - 22 Jun 2018
A large purple ribbon was cut with the help of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell; Eagan Mayor Mike Maguire; Viking owners Zygi, Mark and Lenny Wilf; general manager Rick Spielman; head coach Mike Zimmer; Viking players Everson Griffen and Kyle ...
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Vikings sign LB Mike Needham

Vikings Wire - 21 Jun 2018
A year prior, he had five interceptions and three sacks. Fun fact from the Vikings PR department: Needham is the only Utah native on the Vikings roster! Mata'afa, on the other hand, tore his ACL last week in what Mike Zimmer called kind of a fluke ...
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Dolphins coach Adam Gase gets sobering ranking among NFL coaches

Sun Sentinel - 22 Jun 2018
6, Minnesota's Mike Zimmer at No. 7, Kansas City's Andy Reid at No. 8, Atlanta's Dan Quinn at No. 9, and Carolina's Ron Rivera at No. 10. Detroit's Matt Patricia and Tennessee's Mike Vrabel, both first-time head coaches, were ranked last and second-to ...
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Notebook: Zimmer Considering a 4 Corner Package? - 19 Jun 2018
EAGAN, Minn. — A tenet of Mike Zimmer is that a team can never have enough cornerbacks. That might even ring true for a special situational package this fall, the head coach said Thursday night after the Vikings drafted cornerback Mike Hughes with the ...
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Transcript: Zimmer Addressed the Media Thursday - 14 Jun 2018
Vikings Head Coach Mike Zimmer. It was good to get finished up today. We have a lot of the alumni out here. Got a chance to introduce some to the team. We also had all of our Vikings staff members here watching practice today. It was good for them.
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Vikings defensive 'triplets' ranked among NFL's best

Vikings Wire - 23 Jun 2018
Mike Zimmer and George Edwards have whipped the Vikings into shape as title contenders with a straight-forward recipe on defense that's built on speed, grit and hustle. Griffen embodies that philosophy as a disruptive pass rusher with cat-like ...

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