Vikings to Hire Turner as OC and Edwards as DC
New Viking head coach Mike Zimmer is wasting little time is filling out his coaching staff. According to NBC Sports the Vikings will hire former Cleveland offensive coordinator Norv Turner as their new Offensive Coordinator and will hire Miami Dolphins Linebacker Coach George Edwards as their new Defensive Coordinator.
Turner is a former head coach with the Washington Redskins, Oakland Raiders and San Diego Chargers. He’s also been an assistant coach in the NFL since 1985. Turner most recently was the offensive coordinator with Cleveland.
Edwards was the Defensive Coordinator in Buffalo in 2011-2012 and was the linebackers coach in Miami last season.