Minnesota Viking is a professional American football team that was founded in 1960 as an expansion team and began to play in 1961. They are members of the National football conference North division.
Minnesota Vikings Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Mike Zimmer
Mike Zimmer is an American football head coach who currently coaches National Football League’s Minnesota Vikings. He has also served as a defensive coordinator for the Atlanta Falcons, Dallas Cowboys, and Cincinnati Bengals in the past.
The son of former NFL player Bill Zimmer, he got his first dose of inspiration from his father. Zimmer was a successful multi-sport athlete in high school where he earned all-conference honors in baseball, wrestling, and football
Run Game Coordinator: Rick Dennison
Rick Steven Dennison was born on June 22, 1958, at Kalispell in the United States. Rick is an American football coach and former player who is currently the senior offensive advisor for the Minnesota Vikings. He was the offensive line coach and run game coordinator for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League from 2019-2020.
Running Backs: Kennedy Polamalu
Kennedy Polamalu is an American football coach and former player who is currently the running backs coach for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. He was the offensive coordinator for the UCLA Bruins. Prior to that, he was the offensive coordinator for the USC Trojans.
Tight Ends: Brian Pariani
Brian Pariani was born on July 2nd, 1965. He is an American football tight ends coach on the Minnesota Vikings team. Brian Pariani returns for his 3rd season as the TEs coach for the Vikings in 2021, bringing the experience of coaching 3 Pro Bowl TEs and 1 Hall of Famer. Pariani was part of four Super Bowl-winning clubs with San Francisco and Denver most recently winning Super Bowl 50 to cap the 2015 season.
Assistant Offensive Live: Phil Rauscher
Phil Rauscher was born on June 2, 1985. He is an American football coach and offensive line coach for the Minnesota Vikings. His 2nd season with the club and 7th season of Nation Football League coaching.
Co-defensive coordinator, defensive line: Andre Patterson
Andre Patterson is a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) and has been the assistant head coach/co-defensive coordinator/defensive line coach for the Minnesota Vikings since 2021. He was on June 12, 1960.
Co-defensive coordinator, linebackers: Adam Zimmer
Adam Zimmer is 37 years of age. He is the co-defensive coordinator for the Minnesota Vikings club. Adam is the son of Minnesota Viking’s head coach Mike Zimmer. Aside from him being a coach, he also plays college football.
Assistant linebackers: Nick Rallis
Nick Rallis is a football coach in the National Football League (NFL) and has been the linebackers coach for the Philadelphia Eagles since 2021. Prior to this season, he coached for the Minnesota Vikings for three seasons. His most recent position was with the Vikings as their defensive quality control coach.
Assistant defensive line: Imarjaye Albury
Imarjaye Albury is a football coach in the National football league and has been the assistant defensive line coach for the Minnesota Vikings since 2021. He started with the team in 2020.
Offensive quality control: Christian Jones and AC Patterson
The Minnesota Vikings have named Christian Jones and AC Patterson offensive quality control coaches. The 2019 season will be their first in the NFL.