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Report: Bucs hire fired Vikings coach Frazier as DC – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneSports.com —. Fired Monday as head coach of the Minnesota Vikings, Leslie Frazier apparently wasn’t on the market for long. Frazier told ESPN.com on Friday he will be the next defensive coordinator of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The Bucs fired coach …Leslie Frazier to be Buccaneers’ defensive coordinatorNFL.comBuccaneers hire Leslie Frazier as defensive coordinator, […]

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Former Vikings punter says he lost job due to stance on gay marriage – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe article looks back at Kluwe’s 2012 season and alleged interactions he had with former head coach Leslie Frazier, general manager Rick Spielman, and special-teams coordinator Mike Priefer. Kluwe writes that Frazier and Spielman (the “cowards” from …Vikings: Chris Kluwe says he lost job because of ‘bigot’ and two ‘cowards’Pioneer PressChris Kluwe blasts former […]

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Christian Ponder takes partial blame for Frazier firing – NFL.com

NFL.comThe biggest factor leading to Leslie Frazier’s dismissal from the Minnesota Vikings was his botched handling of the team’s quarterback positing. On the day Frazier was fired, Christian Ponder admitted the role he played. “It was definitely an interesting year,” …Minnesota Vikings Disappoint In 2013CBS LocalFrazier firing shows votes of confidence are meaninglessNBCSports.comSpielman on QBs: […]

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Redskins drop the axe on Shanahan after 3-13 season – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsBlack Monday claimed four more NFL head coaches, two in the NFC North, with rumblings that another head might be rolling soon. The Redskins’ Mike Shanahan, the Lions’ Jim Schwartz, the Vikings’ Leslie Frazier and the Bucs’ Greg Schiano all lost their …Five NFL coaches (and counting!) SACKED just hours after regular-season […]

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Minnesota Vikings Fire Coach Leslie Frazier – ABC News

ABC NewsLeslie Frazier’s admirers were all over the Minnesota Vikings locker room and throughout the organization. Credited with keeping the team on an even keel and eliciting maximum effort through several rough stretches of his three-plus seasons, Frazier rarely …NFL Black Monday roundup: A look at the coaches who have been firedLos Angeles TimesVikings report […]

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Detroit Lions fire head coach Jim Schwartz after late-season meltdown – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressThe Jim Schwartz era in Detroit is over. The Lions fired Schwartz today, making the long-expected move one day after their underachievement of a season ended with a 14-13 loss to the Minnesota Vikings. They will hold a press conference at 2 p.m. with team …Jim Schwartz fired by Detroit LionsCBSSports.comReport: Lions coach […]

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Leslie Frazier, Joe Philbin, Ron Rivera, Mike Smith On The NFL Coaches Subcommittee

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has placed Minnesota Vikings Head Coach Leslie Frazier, Miami Dolphins Head Coach Joe Philbin, Carolina Panthers Head Coach Ron Rivera, and Atlanta Falcons Head Coach Mike Smith on the the Coaches Subcommittee of the NFL Competition Committee. The subcommittee, chaired by Oakland Raiders Pro Football Hall of Fame coach John Madden, […]