Posted January 20, 2012 on
Lorenzo Booker understands the Vikings’ situation at running back well. Adrian Peterson, when healthy, commands the ball. But Booker is hoping to re-sign with the Vikings in free agency and believes he can do more if given the chance.

Vikings Name Alan Williams Defensive Coordinator, Brendan Daly D-Line Coach

The Vikings filled two coaching staff holes on Thursday, naming Alan Williams defensive coordinator and Brendan Daly defensive line coach. Williams replaces Fred Pagac who was demoted from defensive coordinator last week and is apparently still mulling taking back his old linebackers coach job. Daly steps in for Karl Dunbar who was (somewhat surprisingly) canned a couple of weeks...

John Anderson Thinks Brett Favre Is "Squeezing One Off"

In this SportsCenter Not Top 10 clip, anchor John Anderson looks back at the 2008 NFC Championship Game and says that Brett Favre "squeezes one off" as Favre throws a pick in OT of a game that the New York Giants would go on to win over Favre's Green Bay Packers. When thinking of "squeezing one off," I don't think of throwing an interception with minimal...

Frazier stays familiar in coaching hires

Leslie Frazier hired two defensive he knows when it came to making changes with his staff.

Dayton says state should clean up Arden Hills site, with or without stadium

If the Minnesota Vikings don't end up building at the Ramsey County former ammunitions plant site, the state should spend $30 million to fix up the site, the governor says

Vikings tab Alan Williams to run defense (AP)

The Minnesota Vikings have hired Alan Williams as their new defensive coordinator. Coach Leslie Frazier finalized changes to his staff Thursday, choosing the former Indianapolis Colts defensive backs coach to replace Fred Pagac (puh-GITCH) in charge of Minnesota's defense. The Vikings also hired Brendan Daly to be their defensive line coach, replacing Karl Dunbar.

William & Mary coach on Alan Williams: 'He's a class, solid, good person'

Jimmye Laycock coached Alan Williams as a player and had him as an assistant at William & Mary. Laycock knows Williams has what it takes to be successful as the Vikings defensive coordinator.
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