NFL Connections w/ Chargers
- Vikings head coach Brad Childress and defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier coached on PhiladelphiaÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s staff with Chargers
inside linebackers coach Ron Rivera.
- Frazier and Rivera were teammates with the Chicago Bears, including ChicagoÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Super Bowl XX team.
- Childress and Vikings G Artis Hicks were in Philadelphia with Chargers S Clinton Hart in 2003.
- Vikings RB Tony Richardson and TE coach Jimmie Johnson were teammates of Chargers asst. secondary/quality control
coach Kevin Ross with the Chiefs.
- Vikings RB Chester Taylor was tutored by Chargers RB coach Matt Simon when he held the same position with the Ravens.
- Vikings S Dwight Smith and Chargers T Roman Oben were teammates in Tampa Bay.
- Vikings S Tank Williams played in Tennessee with Chargers QB Billy Volek.
- Vikings CB Antoine Winfi eld and DT Pat Williams played for Buffalo when Chargers defensive coordinator Ted Cottrell ran
BuffaloÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s defense and when Chargers secondary coach Bill Bradley was on the staff there.
- Vikings WR coach George Stewart and Chargers TE coach Clancy Barone coached on the Falcons staff together.
- Vikings FB Tony Richardson, LB coach Fred Pagac, and offensive assistant/WRs coach Chad OÃ¢â‚¬â„¢Shea were in Kansas City
with Chargers strength and conditioning coach Jeff Hurd.
- Vikings defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier held the same position with Cincinnati when Chargers G Mike Goff played for the
- Vikings special teams coordinator Paul Ferraro and LB Vinny Ciurciu were with Carolina in 2005 with Chargers S Marlon Mc
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