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Mike Zimmer has been hired as the ninth Minnesota Vikings’ head coach. MINNESOTA VIKINGS

Zimmer bringing new attitude

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“Only time will tell.”

It’s the favorite cliché for sports pundits and fans use during their assessments after the NFL Draft or when a team hires a new coach.


The Minnesota Vikings are currently in their honeymoon stage with freshly acquired Mike Zimmer as head coach, who leaves the Cincinnati Bengals as a highly successful defensive coordinator.

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Brian Wierima
Detroit Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor for the last 15 years. St. Cloud State University graduate, who hails from Deer Creek, MN.