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Mike Zimmer

Mike Zimmer texts his daughter what he's doing to pass time

Good luck trying to catch those critters, coach!

Kevin O'Connell

With O'Connell in charge, Vikings have gone in totally fresh direction

The new Vikings' coach is a little more diplomatic than his predecessor.

Mike Zimmer

After Vikings firing, Mike Zimmer reportedly looking for new NFL job

Zimmer was head coach of the Vikings for eight years.

Mike Zimmer

Mike Zimmer’s girlfriend slams Rick Spielman on Twitter

After Rick Spielman's media tour, Zimmer's girlfriend has broken her silence.

Rick Spielman

Spielman: 'That head coach has to have a relationship with that QB'

"I think the No. 1 thing you’re looking for is that head coach has to have a relationship with that quarterback."

Rick Spielman

Spielman: 'It was constantly like a moving target all the time'

Spielman said drafting and rostering players who fit the scheme was difficult with all of the offensive coordinators Mike Zimmer had.

Deion Sanders

Deion Sanders says Zimmer, Spielman hadn't spoken 'in months'

Sanders' comments revealed some of the Vikings' issues last season.

Zygi Wilf, Rick Spielman

Coller: Vikings have a chance to put recent history behind them quickly

The new GM and coach will have an opportunity to look at the big picture, rather than swinging for the fence the way Spielman and Zimmer did in an effort to keep their jobs.

Mike Zimmer

Mike Zimmer's Vikings tenure was pockmarked by disputes with staff

Mike Zimmer's "my way or the highway" approach didn't work out in the end.

Mike Zimmer

Mike Zimmer offers statement after being fired by Vikings

Zimmer was fired on Monday after eight seasons with the Vikings.

Eric Kendricks

Vikings' Kendricks says 'fear-based' approach not the way to go

The linebacker spoke to the media Monday after Mike Zimmer's firing.

Mike Zimmer

Coller: Mike Zimmer set the bar high and then couldn't reach it

The head coach whose teams were known for their fight went out in back-to-back seasons in meaningless games. Few coaches survive that.

Justin Jefferson

Jefferson's record attempt should have never come down to final day

Vikings offense refused to get Jefferson the 17 yards he needed to pass Moss but those yards were there the whole year.

Mike Zimmer

Mike Zimmer, Rick Spielman fired by Minnesota Vikings

Zimmer's run ends after eight seasons in Minnesota.

Greg Coleman

Watch: Greg Coleman makes his final 'Pregame Preach'

"I've fought the good fight...finished the race and kept the faith."

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Mike Zimmer: 'I haven't heard anything about my job status'

Zimmer didn't want to focus on his job status following Sunday's season finale against the Bears.

Kirk Cousins, Dalvin Cook

Vikings-Bears season finale: 5 things you can count on

The starters are expected to play, though a loss would be good for draft positioning.

Mike Zimmer

Report: Vikings 'likely' to move on from Mike Zimmer

General Manager Rick Spielman is expected to remain with the organization.

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Zimmer playing starters in meaningless game is aimless approach

Mike Zimmer said the Vikings plan to play everyone but is that the right move?

Justin Jefferson

Matthew Coller: The Vikings do not have to be down for long

The risk of things going wrong is easily worth the reward of breaking the 7-9 cycle.

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Zimmer is still searching for silver linings with the Vikings' run defense

The Vikings got gashed on the ground in their two most recent losses

Kirk Cousins, Klint Kubiak

Kirk Cousins activated off COVID-19 list, will start Sunday

Cousins was back to work at TCO Performance Center on Wednesday.