Vikings Name Tony Sparano Offensive Line CoachJust days after Mike Zimmer parted ways with his offensive line coach, the Vikings announced the replacement. Zimmer said Tuesday that the contract of Jeff Davidson is not being renewed. Thursday, the Vikings announced that former Oakland Raiders head coach Tony Sparano will take over the offensive line duties.
Former Gophers OL Coach Limegrover Headed To Penn StateMatt Limegrover, the former offensive coordinator at the University of Minnesota, has a new home. It was announced Wednesday that Limegrover will be the offensive line coach at Penn State.
Vikings OL Coach Jeff Davidson Not Returning Next SeasonMinnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer held his news conference to wrap up the2015-16 season on Tuesday at Winter Park, and at least one coach on his staff will not be back next season. Zimmer said the contract for offensive line coach Jeff Davidson will not be renewed.
Vikings Add Ex-NFL Lineman Fraley To Staff The Minnesota Vikings have hired Hank Fraley as an assistant offensive line coach. The team announced the addition on Monday.
Falcons Hire Former Vikings Coach Tice For OL The Atlanta Falcons say Mike Tice will become their new offensive line coach. The team announced the move Wednesday. Tice replaces Pat Hill and Paul Dunn, who were fired after the Falcons completed a 4-12 season.