O’Connell: Jefferson ‘in loop’ on Vikes’ QB plans

O’Connell Keeps Jefferson Informed on Vikings’ Quarterback Plans Kevin Seifert, an ESPN staff writer, covers the Minnesota Vikings and NFL, with over 20 years of experience. Vikings coach Kevin O’Connell has kept star wide receiver Justin Jefferson informed during the quarterback transition. Jefferson is excited about mentoring a young quarterback and is in ongoing contract … Read more

Vikes OC Phillips pleads guilty to lesser charge

Vikings Offensive Coordinator Phillips Enters Guilty Plea for Reduced Charge Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Wes Phillips has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor careless driving charge following a 2023 traffic stop in Minneapolis. As part of the plea agreement, he will pay a $300 fine, perform eight hours of community work, and attend a hearing in … Read more

Vikes defensive line coach takes personal leave

“Minnesota Vikings’ Defensive Line Coach Goes on Personal Leave” Minnesota Vikings defensive line coach Chris Rumph has been granted a personal leave of absence, according to coach Kevin O’Connell. Rumph is the second defensive position coach to take a leave this season, with outside linebackers/pass rush specialist Mike Smith also away from the team. O’Connell … Read more