Report: Vikings to interview Colts' Alan Williams

NFL Network's Jason LaCanfora reports that the Vikings asked for permission to interview Colts defensive backs coach Alan Williams for the vacant defensive coordinator job. The interview is scheduled to take place Tuesday morning. Minnesota head coach Leslie Frazier worked with Williams in Indianapolis in 2005 and 2006.
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NFL Network's Jason LaCanfora reports that the Vikings asked for permission to interview Colts defensive backs coach Alan Williams for the vacant defensive coordinator job. The interview is scheduled to take place Tuesday morning. Minnesota head coach Leslie Frazier worked with Williams in Indianapolis in 2005 and 2006.

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