Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 4/4/12

DAVIE, FL - MAY 02: Executive Vice President of Football Operations Bill Parcells (L) walks past a player at practice on during Miami Dolphins Rookie Mini Camp on May 2, 2008 at the Dolphins practice facility in Davie, Florida. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)
If Bill Parcells returned to the NFL to coach the New Orleans Saints, it probably wouldn't shock many people. Parcells getting hired by the Minnesota Vikings, on the other hand -- well, it still probably wouldn't surprise anyone. Vikings owner Zygi Wilf told the Hall of Fame candidate to "name his price" to take over the team's football operations and coaching duties, the New York Post reports. Minnesota is seeking an upgrade at head coach after the team went 3-13 last season under first-year man Leslie Frazier, according to the report. Parcells, 71, won two Super Bowls in 19 seasons...

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