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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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How Mike Zimmer is changing in fourth year as Vikings coach

ESPN (blog) - 19 Jun 2017
MINNEAPOLIS -- Mike Zimmer sat in the Minnesota Vikings' offensive line meetings on many days this spring with players he wants to know are "my guys." Zimmer's evenings, when he was away on a two-week break following his eighth eye surgery, were ...
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Mike Zimmer admits he needed to take vision issue more seriously

ESPN (blog) - 06 Jun 2017
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Now that he's back at work after his eighth eye surgery in seven months, Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said he's realized he probably needed to take his vision issues more seriously when they first surfaced last October.
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Mike Zimmer changing way he coaches moving forward

247Sports - 23 Jun 2017
Mike Zimmer is entering his fourth season as the head coach of the Minnesota Vikings, so he knows what to expect when leading a team. However, he is looking to make a major change moving forward. "I've said this a million times -- maybe not a million ...
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Mike Zimmer Sees Vikings From Different Perspective

Monday Morning Quarterback - 08 Jun 2017
There were days last year when Mike Zimmer had a TV wheeled into his office and set at eye level to watch film with the Vikings defensive coaches, because he was told he shouldn't look up. There was the switching between reading glasses and sunglasses.
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Vikings coach Mike Zimmer says eye 'perfect' after latest surgery - 15 Jun 2017
EDEN PRAIRIE — Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer says the retina in his right eye that has required eight surgeries is “perfect” as he prepares to take a little break before training camp. Zimmer says he met with his eye doctor on Wednesday for ...
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Mike Zimmer Still High In Head Coach Power Rankings

Daily Norseman - 21 Jun 2017
We all know that the Minnesota Vikings, ultimately, had a pretty rough 2016 season. They started 5-0 but managed to fall apart and limp to an 8-8 finish. It was even tougher on head coach Mike Zimmer, who began having problems with his right eye during ...
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Mike Zimmer hints at handing playcalling duties over

247Sports - 16 Jun 2017
Mike Zimmer is entering his fourth season as the Minnesota Vikings head coach and he is considering making a major change to the way he does things with the team this season. Here are a few tidbits from him earlier this week, where he reflects and ...
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Lunchbreak: Mike Zimmer Discusses Fresh Start with MMQB - 08 Jun 2017
“The one thing about this team, when I read all the things about the Vikings' collapse — They were terrible at the end of the year — if you go out and watch us practice, this team doesn't think that,” Zimmer says. “This team thinks they're the 5-0 ...
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Mike Zimmer makes it clear everyone is being evaluated

247Sports - 15 Jun 2017
Mike Zimmer is a fiery head coach, and he has made it very clear that nobody's job is safe this offseason. The head coach spoke earlier this week at minicamp and stated that the environment in place in Winter Park sees everybody -- players, staff, etc ...
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Sam Bradford exchanged texts with Mike Zimmer while out

247Sports - 19 Jun 2017
Sam Bradford and Mike Zimmer are entering the second season of their quarterback-head coach relationship with the Minnesota Vikings, and it has already taken a major step forward this offseason. While Zimmer was out dealing with the fallout from his ...
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Vikings coach Mike Zimmer says his right eye is in 'good shape'

Minneapolis Star Tribune - 07 Jun 2017
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer was cleared by doctors Sunday and coached his second practice of the week Tuesday in his return to Winter Park. Zimmer, who turned 61 on Monday, returned to organized team activities after taking two weeks to rest his ...

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