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Tucker Turns Down the Vikings to Stick with the Jaguars

Mel Tucker has turned down an offer from the Vikings and will remain the Jaguars defensive coordinator, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports. The Jaguars ranked sixth in total defense, ninth against the run and were eighth against the pass, and ranked 11th in scoring defense in 2011. Tucker replaced Jack Del Rio on an interim basis […]

Vikings Want to Chat with Mel Tucker About Defensive Coordinator Job

Jeremy Fowler of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports the Vikings have requested an interview with Jaguars defensive coordinator Mel Tucker, according to a person with direct knowledge of the situation. Tucker is likely a candidate to replace Fred Pagac as defensive coordinator. The Vikings would like to keep Pagac in some capacity, possibly as […]