Posts Tagged ‘leslie frazier’

Vikings Choose Mike Zimmer As New Head Coach

The Vikings have made their decision on who will lead them into the future – and that’s Bengals defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer. Zimmer had his second interview with the Vikings on Tuesday, and stayed overnight in Minnesota to work out the details of a deal to become the new Vikings head man Vikings owner Zygi […]

Vikings Hold Second Interview With Mike Zimmer

The Minnesota Vikings head coach search continues as the team held a second interview with Cincinnati Bengals defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer on Tuesday. Zimmer is in Minnesota today after his second interview with the Tennessee Titans on Monday. The Titans decided to hire Ken Whisenhunt instead of the 57-year old defensive minded coach. The Vikings […]

Frazier Agrees To Coach Buccaneers Defense

It didn’t take long for former Vikings coach Leslie Frazier to find a new job in the NFL, as the Tampa Tribune reports that the Frazier is heading to Tampa. Frazier will join new Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith’s staff as the teams new defensive coordinator. The Vikings fired Frazier Monday after a three-year run with […]

Vikings Setting Up “Exhaustive” Search For Next Head Coach

The Vikings are conducting their first head coach search in eight years, and the process is setting up to be an exhaustive one, the Associated Press reports. After Leslie Frazier was fired on Monday, general manager Rick Spielman says he’s identified 13 different categories of potential replacements. He says he won’t be “boxed in” to […]

Video: Vikings Fire Head Coach Leslie Frazier

Leslie Frazier out in Minnesota after three plus seasons. Mike Garafolo on what went wrong for Frazier.

Video: Frazier Hasn’t Discussed Job Status

Eric Allen discusses Vikings coach Leslie Frazier‘s job status heading into Minnesota’s final home game of the season.

Frazier Tells Players To Keep Issues Within The Team

Vikings coach Leslie Frazier attempted to calm the waters Monday after several players publicly criticized play calls in the aftermath of a final-minute loss in Dallas, Chip Scoggins of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports. Frazier acknowledged that he intended to discuss those grievances with his players at an afternoon meeting before the team began its […]

Frazier Says Either Ponder Or Freeman Will Start Vs Dallas

Vikings coach Leslie Frazier did not announce a starting quarterback during his press conference Monday, but he eliminated one of the three quarterbacks from the running. Frazier said the decision has come down to either Josh Freeman or Christian Ponder, which leaves Matt Cassel out of the mix, Chris Miller of the Minneapolis Star Tribune […]

Preseason Week 1 – Jump to Conclusions

The first week of preseason has come and gone and already there are plenty of opinions and thoughts floating around about peoples’ favorite, or rivalry, teams. We have seen a few good and a few bad plays from around the league, including some who had injuries and others who had Fantasy Footballers begging at their […]

Frazier Thinks WR Percy Harvin Will Be Back In 2013

Vikings WR Percy Harvin created a stir when he missed practices during a mandatory minicamp last June. He talked with head coach Leslie Frazier and all seemed to be well. Harvin finished the last month of the season on injured reserve and rehabbed in Florida instead of the Twin Cities. Harvin is entering the final […]