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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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Transcript: Zimmer Addressed the Media Wednesday - 18 Oct 2017
Q: On Monday, you said you didn't think Anthony Barr 's hit was dirty, but Mike McCarthy came out later that day and called it an illegal act. A: I've moved on to Baltimore. I don't want to talk about that. I've got all kinds of plays to show of a lot ...
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Zimmer: Teddy is ready, 'it's great'

Scout (blog) - 16 Oct 2017
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater will start practicing this week, head coach Mike Zimmer confirmed on Monday afternoon. On Monday morning, Bridgewater got that clearance from the surgeon that repaired the multiple torn ligaments in his ...
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Mike Zimmer has had mixed results when facing rookie quarterbacks

ESPN (blog) - 06 Oct 2017
Trubisky will be the third rookie quarterback to make his first career start against a Mike Zimmer-led defense, dating back to 2008, according to ESPN Stats & Information. When Zimmer was the defensive coordinator in Cincinnati, he drew up a game plan ...
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Sam Bradford aggravates knee injury before first-half exit

ESPN - 10 Oct 2017
CHICAGO -- Sam Bradford's departure Monday night late in the first half of the Minnesota Vikings' win over the Chicago Bears was hastened when he aggravated a knee injury that had sidelined him for three games, coach Mike Zimmer said. Up 3-2 on the ...
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Sam Bradford practices, will play Monday if ready

ESPN - 05 Oct 2017
21 before seeking a second opinion from orthopedic specialist Dr. James Andrews. Tests revealed there is no structural damage in the knee, thus not requiring surgery. Coach Mike Zimmer said the issue Bradford is dealing with is related to pain management.
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Vikings' Mike Zimmer says injured QB Sam Bradford back when 'ready' Press - 25 Sep 2017
Coach Mike Zimmer was asked Monday if Keenum's performance in Sunday's 34-17 win over Tampa Bay means the Vikings can take a more conservative approach in when Bradford will return from a knee injury. “No,'' Zimmer said. “Once Sam is ready, he's ...
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Zimmer, Vikings weigh in on the great Duck, Duck, Gray Duck debate - 11 Oct 2017
Coach Mike Zimmer, for his part, didn't pick up right away on what his players were doing in the end zone. “I hadn't seen them practice it,” he said. “If we score a lot of touchdowns, I'll jump in with them.” Raised in Illinois with long stays during ...
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Zimmer rules out Bradford vs. Lions

Scout - 28 Sep 2017
After missing two straight games with swelling in his left knee, Sam Bradford was supposed to get “one more day of rest” on Wednesday, according to head coach Mike Zimmer, but on Thursday Zimmer declared that Bradford would be ruled out for Sunday's ...
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Mike Zimmer Confirms Dalvin Cook Has Torn ACL; Out For The Year

Daily Norseman - 02 Oct 2017
Just a few minutes ago, Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer confirmed what most people expected: rookie running back Dalvin Cook, among the league leaders in rushing and an early candidate for rookie of the year, has a torn ACL and is out for the rest of ...
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Barr, Griffen Lead Vikings Defensive Charge Against Ravens - 22 Oct 2017
Vikings Head Coach Mike Zimmer praised Barr's performance not only on Sunday but through the first seven games of the season. “Anthony's been playing great. He's been playing with a lot of fire, tenacity,” Zimmer said. “He was able to get the one sack ...
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Latavius Murray Breaks Out with 100-Plus Yards, TD Against Ravens - 22 Oct 2017
“The thing I liked about him today was the physicality that he ran with,” said Vikings Head Coach Mike Zimmer. “He's a slashing style runner … yards after contact were good today. “It's good to see him going, and it adds to our dimension on offense ...
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Forbath kicks 6 field goals as Vikings stop Ravens

Reuters - 22 Oct 2017
I was in that division for six years,” said Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer, who spent time with the Cincinnati Bengals before coming to Minnesota. “It was nice to see Latavius Murray get some runs against this stout defense and I thought we played ...

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