The Vikings have extended the contract of head coach Mike Zimmer. Terms of the deal have not been disclosed. He has a 18-14 record in 2 seasons as the Vikings head coach including an 11-5 record last season and a playoff appearance.
The Minnesota Vikings announced today that they have hired Cincinnati Bengals Defensive Coordinator Mike Zimmer as the next head coach of the team. The 57 year-old Zimmer has been in Cincinnati since 2008, and has also spent time with the Cowboys and Falcons.