Posts Tagged ‘Leslie Frazier’

Gridiron Gab Links – NFC Afternoon Edition 8/23

Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher on Wednesday didn’t confirm or deny a Tribune report that he visited Germany several months ago to consider a pioneering therapy, Regenokine, for his left knee previously used by other elite American athletes. – Chicago Sun-Times His New York Giants teammates might have been sending Prince Amukamara a message when he […]

Gridiron Gab Links – NFC Evening Edition 8/8

A day after the funeral for the son of Eagles coach Andy Reid, the teams QB, Michael Vick, says that he’s dedicating his season to the memory of Garrett Reid. – Philly.com The Vikings have plenty of injured players in camp, and coach Leslie Frazier has decided not to push them to try to be […]

Vikings DT Williams to coach Frazier: “Call somebody out”

Vikings five-team All-Pro defensive tackle Kevin Williams took exception to head coach Leslie Frazier’s comments on Monday that the front four was “not nearly as physical” as the Bears during last week’s 39-10 humiliation at Soldier Field according to Jeremey Fowler of the St. Paul Pioneer Press. “If you want to call somebody out, call […]

Vikings coach Leslie Fraizer on QB Donovan McNabb: “You can’t play this game cautious”

Does Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier want Donovan McNabb benched? Sure sounds like he’s hinting towards the notion. Although McNabb only has two interceptions this year, his coach would like him to be more agressive in his passing game according to Mark Craig of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. “He’s done a great job of not turning […]

Vikings Coach Frazier Says He Will Have to Cancel Teams Mini-Camp Next Week

It comes as no surprise that Vikings coach Leslie Frazier sees little chance he will be able to conduct the first of two mandatory minicamps next weekend according to Judd Zulgad of the Minneapolis Star Tribune. As a first-year coach, under the now expired collective bargaining agreement, Frazier had the right to have two (instead […]

Vikings in Talks to Take Interim Tag From Leslie Frazier

If you put stock in a recent report from Judd Zulgad at Access Vikings, then you will be believing that Leslie Frazier will likely become the Vikings full time coach some time shortly after Sunday’s game in Detroit. Zulgad reports that they are “hearing” that the Vikings are in “serious discussion” with Frazier’s representation which, […]

Where The Coaches Want To Go

I’m predicting Gary Kubiak, Lovie Smith, Marvin Lewis and John Fox get fired while Jeff Fisher gets one more chance (perhaps because the best candidates get signed before Bud Adams acts). Where would the most attractive spot be? I must say that while I think the top 3 spots are a tier slightly above the […]

How Minnesota will get past Buffalo Sunday

It seemed like a novel idea. Leslie Frazier chose not to abandon the running game in the first quarter. This team surely needs to give the ball to Adrian Peterson at least 25 – 20 times. But if he can’t go, why not give the ball to Toby Gerhart and let him pound away at […]