Report: LSU’s Zach Mettenberger The Vikings “Signal Caller Of Choice”

  Tony Pauline of reports that LSU QB Zach Mettenberger is the Vikings “signal caller of choice.” Pauline adds that sources have told him that Mettenberger is a “perfect fit” in Vikings’ OC Norv Turner’s system. According to Pauline, Mettenberger has had no issues sprinting or rolling out of the pocket in recent weeks. Pauline previously reported...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Norv Turner Calls Johnny Manziel ‘Amazingly Accurate’

Johnny Manziel received universally rave reviews from former and current NFL players, coaches, GMs, scouts and coaches after putting on a show at his Pro Day on Thursday. [RELATED: Jerry Rice: Johnny Manziel Reminds Me of Steve Young] Photo Via Now he’s also drawing plenty of praise from Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner. “He was amazingly accurate...
Via Gridiron Grit
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Norv Turner: QB Carr had ‘heck of a workout’

Quarterback Derek Carr, a potential first-round draft pick, showed well at his pro day, despite fighting illness. Rick Spielman and Norv Turner were there to witness it.
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Aikman thought Zimmer, Turner would make good pairing

Long before Mike Zimmer ever thought of a union with Norv Turner, one mutual acquaintance believed in the power of a Zimmer-Turner tandem Hall of Fame quarterback Troy Aikman was the one who saw the potential with Turner leading an offense and Zimmer using his skills to hone the defensive side of the ball. "Well, Troy Aikman, he really thinks a lot of coach Zimmer," Turner...
Via Fox Sports North
February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings will lean heavily on Turner in evaluation of quarterbacks

INDIANAPOLIS -- When he was introduced as the Minnesota Vikings' offensive coordinator, Norv Turner joked that he doesn't have to decide on when his new team will have to draft a quarterback. Turner might not make the final call, but he's going to have a big say in when and where Minnesota tries to find its next young quarterback, and on who it will be. Vikings general...
Via Fox Sports North
February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

New Vikings OC Norv Turner Already on Hot Seat

How quickly has a new NFL coaching assistant been fired? I know the Browns fired Rob Chudzinski after one season as a Head Coach, and the Raiders pretty much fire head coaches at the end of every season as well, but I can't think of many instances when someone like an Offensive Coordinator or other assistant coach was fired in the same offseason that he was hired. But if...
Via Purple Jesus Diaries
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Could Derek Carr thrive in a Norv Turner lead Minnesota Vikings offense?

The eighth pick in the draft is frustrating—typically franchises with the eighth pick haven’t solved their problems behind center but are left generally finding another position to strengthen with the hope that they can find a way to grab a quarterback next year. In fact, in the last 40 years, quarterbacks have only been selected twice with the eighth pick (and recently, too...
Via cover32 - Vikings
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Norv Turner close to being named Vikings offensive coordinator

Norv Turner is always going to be in demand as a coach because he’s one of the greatest offensive minds the game of football has ever seen. Adam Schefter is reporting that Turner is set to return to the NFC and will likely be named offensive coordinator for the Minnesota Vikings and new head coach Mike Zimmer. Vikings and Norv Turner are close to a deal and league sources believe...
Via BlackSportsOnline
January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Norv Turner reportedly irate over Rob Chudzinski firing

    According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, Browns offensive coordinator Norv Turner is “irate” that head coach Rob Chudzinski was fired. It doesn’t sound like the players really care. Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Norv Turner reportedly irate over Rob Chudzinski firing appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
Via Pro Football Zone
December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Norv takes parting shot at Chargers

Norv Turner was fired by the San Diego Chargers and decided to take a final parting shot at his former team. See what he said.

Via Larry Brown Sports
January 01, 2013  |  Discuss

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