Brad Childress


Vikings’ John Sullivan Should Be Healthy This Week, Ndamukong Suh Fined $100K

The Minnesota Vikings expected to have defensive tackle Kevin Williams and center John Sullivan at practice this week, despite knee injuries. The NFL is reportedly going to levy a heavy fine to Ndamukong Suh for his low block on Sullivan. Cordarrelle Patterson played only five plays Sunday and it was the coaches choice. Could a change at quarterback be coming for the Vikings? It has been done before in Minnesota.


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Starting 10th Year, Vikings’ Williams Not Done Yet

The Minnesota Vikings accelerated their rebuilding project this year with an aggressive purge of expensive veteran starters. Kevin Williams, though, didn’t worry.


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Browns Hire Ex-Vikes Head Coach Brad Childress As OC

A person familiar with the decision says the Cleveland Browns have hired former Minnesota coach Brad Childress as their new offensive coordinator.


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Childress To Do Draft Analysis For

Former Minnesota Vikings head coach Brad Childress will have a say in the NFL draft this weekend.


Head coach Leslie Frazier of the Minnesota Vikings points on the field during play against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field on December 26, 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Vikings Name Frazier Head Coach

It’s official. Leslie Frazier will permanently assume the role he was temporarily filling throughout the last part of the Minnesota Vikings’ 2010 season.


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Vikings Hope To Enjoy Their Crowd When Bills Visit

The last time they played at home, the Minnesota Vikings left embarrassed after a loss to their biggest rival and watched coach Brad Childress get booted out of his job the next day.


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Vikings Savor Victory, Try To Stay On Track

The Minnesota Vikings were consistently conservative under Brad Childress, and his firing sparked assumptions the offense would become more animated and give Brett Favre more freedom to call his favorite plays.


Brett Favre #4 of the Minnesota Vikings reacts after being knocked down in the first half against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium on Oct. 31, 2010 in Foxboro, Mass. (credit: Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Vikings Ponder What Went Wrong This Season

In January, Brett Favre and the Minnesota Vikings were NFL darlings, a feel-good story of a team and a quarterback that finished one play away from the Super Bowl.


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Sports Illustrated’s Peter King Talks About Childress Firing

Peter King of Sports Illustrated and NBC’s “Football Night In America” joined Chad Hartman to talk about the future of the Vikings and who might be available to the team.


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Brad Childress Fired As Vikings Head Coach

Brad Childress has been fired as the Minnesota Vikings head coach, according to the team.


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Inside The Box: Childress Is Out, Now What About Favre?

From helmet-throwing, to arm-crossing and now the firing of head coach Brad Childress, a season’s worth of losing and underachieving finally bubbled to the surface in the Minnesota Vikings’ 31-3 loss to the Green Bay Packers on Sunday.


Head coach Brad Childress of the Minnesota Vikings on the sidelines against the Green Bay Packers at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on November 21, 2010 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Viking-Packer Recap With WCCO’s Mike Max And Dave Lee

WCCO’s Mike Max joins Dave Lee to talk about what happened Sunday, what may happen with Brad Childress and what this could mean for the Viking Stadium drive.


Sidney Rice #18 of the Minnesota Vikings looks on from the sideline in the fourth quarter against the New York Giants on January 3, 2010 at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Childress: Rice Likely Now Or Never For This Season

The mystery about whether wide receiver Sidney Rice will play for the Minnesota Vikings this season is down to its final days.


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Favre, Vikings Trying To Pick Up Pieces

Brett Favre and the Minnesota Vikings have said all year that it’s a long season, that there is time to get things turned around.


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Childress Says Favre ‘Sore,’ But No MRI

Minnesota Vikings coach Brad Childress says Brett Favre is “sore” but has no plans to get an MRI on his throwing shoulder and should be ready to play against Green Bay on Sunday.


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Viking Defensive Tackle Kevin Williams Previews Bear Game

Friday morning, WCCO Radio’s Dave Lee talks to Viking All-Pro Defensive Tackle Kevin Williams.


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Mike Max Talks Vikings With Dave Lee

It’s been drama and more everywhere the Vikings turn so far this season. But after a great come-from-behind victory Sunday, everything seemed to calm down at Winter Park. At least on Monday!

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Chad Hartman Talks Vikings-Cardinals With Jeremy Fowler

What did Brad Childress have to say the day after sitting on the hot seat as the Vikes came from behind to beat Arizona? Pioneer Press beat writer Jeremy Fowler joins Chad from Winter Park following the Childress press conference with the latest.

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Mike Max Reports On Viking Coach Brad Childress

The chants of “Fire Chilly” continue. Even after a big win over Arizona. Are the Vikings really still thinking about making a move? Dave Lee learns more from WCCO’s Mike Max.

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Despite Win, Fans Still Chant ‘Fire Childress’

Vikings fans were celebrating Sunday’s win but many of them say the team did it despite the coach. Five minutes before the end of the game, many Vikings fans were fed up and left.


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Childress’ Remark About Favre Was A Joke

When Brad Childress mentioned that Brett Favre needed a hug in his postgame news conference following Minnesota’s overtime win over Arizona, the Vikings coach was making a joke and not taking a shot at the quarterback who led the amazing comeback.


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Childress Not Losing Sleep Over Moss Decision

by John Lauritsen, WCCO-TV EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (WCCO) — Vikings Coach Brad Childress’ popularity may be dwindling and it’s hard to say if Wednesday’s press conference did him any favors. One thing is for sure, […]

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10-6-10 Mike Max with Brad Childress

On Wednesday night, Mike Max talked with Vikings head coach Brad Childress about his club’s acquisition of WR Randy Moss…


8/24/10 Mike Grimm from Winter Park

Mike Grimm (in for Maxie) was out at Winter Park earlier today and talked with Brad Childress about Sidney Rice’s hip surgery as well as new new Vikings WR Javon Walker…