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QUIZ: Name every head coach in the history of the Minnesota Vikings

Dating back to their founding as an expansion team in 1961, the Minnesota Vikings have had only 9 coaches in NFL franchise history. This list includes one Hall of Fame coach who returned for a second stint, and one Hall of Fame player. Unfortunately, no coach has lead the team to a Super Bowl victory. How many of the leaders of the Vikings can you name?Clue: Years Active
January 26, 2017  |  Discuss

Former Vikings’ WR wanted to fight coach Brad Childress

To say that former Minnesota Vikings receiver Troy Williamson and head coach Brad Childress did not get along would be an understatement. In his final season with the Vikings, Williamson’s grandmother died. When the receiver left the team for the funeral, Childress took a game check away from the player. The situation got so bad that Williamson reportedly said that he wanted...
Via Sportsnaut
June 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Jared Allen healed broken foot for Super Bowl by using laser therapy

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Jared Allen received a text from Brad Childress after Ron Rivera ruled out Allen for the NFC Championship Game, despite the veteran defensive end's protesting and claiming he could play through a broken foot."Ron made the right move by keeping you out," Allen recalls Childress, his head coach from his time with the Minnesota Vikings, texting him."Yeah, me and...
Via FOX Sports
February 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Chiefs name co-offensive coordinators

It’s not quite to the level of naming a baseball sabermetrics guy to an important role in the front office, but it really is an interesting philosophy. The Kansas City Chiefs have named Brad Childress and Matt Nagy as co-offensive coordinators, replacing a departed Doug Pederson at that all-important position. Pederson just recently accepted the Philadelphia Eagles head coaching...
Via Sportsnaut
January 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Chiefs promote two assistants to replace Pederson as OC

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Chiefs have promoted Brad Childress and Matt Nagy to co-offensive coordinators, where they will replace new Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson.Childress had been the spread game analyst and special projects coach the past three years, while Nagy was in charge of quarterbacks. Childress also spent five seasons as head coach in Minnesota.Both assistants...
Via Associated Press
January 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Chiefs promote Childress, Nagy to co-offensive coordinators

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Chiefs have promoted Brad Childress and Matt Nagy to co-offensive coordinators, where they will replace new Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson. Childress had been the spread game analyst and special projects coach the past three years, while Nagy was in charge of quarterbacks. Childress also spent five seasons as head coach in Minnesota. Both assistants...
Via Associated Press
January 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Brad Childress to become Chiefs offensive coordinator

Brad Childress will reportedly be promoted to the role of offensive coordinator for the Kansas City Chiefs. News of the promotion came from NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport, citing a source. Childress previously served as the Chiefs’ spread-game coordinator. He has an extensive history under Andy Reid, having been on his staff for seven years in Philadelphia, the last three as offensive...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Chiefs Hiring Brad Childress As Offensive Coordinator

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Chiefs are hiring Brad Childress as their replacement for offensive coordinator Doug Pederson, who has taken the head-coaching job with the Eagles. Childress, 59, has worked with Andy Reid for some time now, so it’s not a complete surprise to see Reid go with someone he’s familiar with to run his offense. Childress was with the Eagles...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
January 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Harvin may be right about Seahawks, still has lots to prove

By Mike Batista It’s not hard to believe Percy Harvin, knowing what we know from afar about the Seattle Seahawks. The Bills wide receiver told The Buffalo News that Doug Baldwin and Golden Tate “acted like children” during his days in Seattle, that they weren’t happy about having practice reps taken away from them when he arrived from Minnesota in 2013. This led to fights...
Via The Sports Daily
August 18, 2015  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Fan wants Minnesota Vikings to fire Brad Childress again

Former Minnesota Vikings head coach Brad Childress did not have a great run with the team. In fact, given the talent he had at his disposal during his tenure one might be tempted to call it downright awful. How awful was it? Some fans want the Vikings to fire Childress…. again. Check out this photo from ESPN College Gameday this past weekend: via imgur.com   Ouch. Childress is...
Via cover32 - Vikings
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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