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    Vikings/Falcons Connections

    VIKINGS-FALCONS CONNECTIONS
    - Vikings WR coach George Stewart served as the Falcons WR coach from 2003-06.
    - Vikings DE Otis Grigsby was in the Falcons 2005 training camp.
    - Falcons assistant head coach/secondary Emmitt Thomas served as defensive coordinator for the Vikings from 2000-
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    - Falcons offensive coordinator Mike Mularkey played tight end for the Vikings from 1983-88.
    LOCAL CONNECTIONS
    - Vikings LB Dontarrious Thomas is a native of Perry, GA.
    NFL CONNECTIONS
    - Vikings CB Antoine Winfi eld and DT Pat Williams played in Buffalo with Falcons S Lawyer Milloy and LB Coy Wire.
    - Vikings DT Fred Evans played for Miami in 2006 while Falcons offensive coordinator Mike Mularkey and special teams coordinator Keith Armstrong served in the same
    capacity with the Dolphins, and Falcons LB coach Glenn Pires was on staff.
    - Vikings QB Gus Frerotte and TE coach Jimmie Johnson both played for Washington while Falcons asst. head coach/secondary Emmitt Thomas was on staff there.
    - Johnson also played for Philadelphia while Thomas was the Eagles defensive coordinator (1995-98) and Falcons QB coach Bill Musgrave was the team’s offensive
    coordinator (1998).
    - Frerotte played for Miami while Falcons special teams coordinator Keith Armstrong and Pires were on staff.
    - Frerotte played for St. Louis when Falcons OL coach Paul Boudreau was on staff there.
    - Frerotte and Falcons K Jason Elam were teammates in Denver from 2000-01.
    - Frerotte also played for Washington while Falcons WR coach Terry Robiskie was on staff there.
    - Vikings RB Maurice Hicks was teammates with Falcons OL Harvey Dahl in San Francisco.
    - Vikings RB coach Eric Bienemy was a teammate of Falcons WR Brian Finneran in Philadelphia in 1999, when Vikings head coach Brad Childress and defensive
    coordinator Leslie Frazier were on staff.
    - Vikings LB coach Fred Pagac was on staff at Oakland while Falcons DT Grady Jackson played there.
    - Vikings S Darren Sharper and K Ryan Longwell were teammates in Green Bay with Falcons DT Grady Jackson while Vikings offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell was
    on staff there. Sharper and Longwell also played in Green Bay while Falcons asst. head coach/secondary Emmitt Thomas was on staff.
    - Vikings LB Vinny Ciurciu was teammates with Falcons DT Kindal Moorehead in Carolina when Vikings special teams coordinator Paul Ferraro was on staff there.
    Ciurciu also played for the Panthers when Falcons OL coach Paul Boudreau and DB coach Alvin Reynolds was on staff there.
    - Vikings RB Chester Taylor played with Falcons FB Ovie Mughelli and QB Chris Redman in Baltimore and was a rookie with the Ravens when Falcons head coach Mike
    Smith coached linebackers there.
    - Vikings LB Ben Leber and Falcons TE Justin Peelle and RB Michael Turner were teammates in San Diego, and Peelle played with Vikings DT Fred Evans in Miami in
    2006.
    - Vikings QB Gus Frerotte and DT Fred Evans played in Miami with Falcons TE Jason Rader.
    - Vikings S Madieu Williams and Falcons C Alex Stepanovich and C Ben Wilkerson played together in Cincinnati.
    - Vikings G Steve Hutchinson and Falcons T Todd Weiner were teammates with Seattle.
    - Vikings WR coach George Stewart and Falcons offensive coordinator Mike Mularkey were on the same staff in Tampa Bay from 1994-95.
    - Vikings DT Pat Williams played for Buffalo while Mularkey was head coach with the Bills.
    - Vikings DL coach Karl Dunbar played for New Orleans while Falcons OL coach Paul Boudreau was on staff there.
    COLLEGE CONNECTIONS
    - Vikings LB Chad Greenway and CB Benny Sapp played with Falcons DT Jonathan Babineaux at Iowa.
    - Vikings QB John David Booty played with Falcons OT Sam Baker at USC.
    - Vikings CB Cedric Griffi n, LS Cullen Loeffl er and DE Brian Robison played at Texas with Falcons G Justin Blalock.
    - Vikings offensive assistant/wide receivers Chad O’Shea was on staff at Southern Mississippi while Falcons LB Michael Boley played there.
    - Vikings S Eric Frampton was teammates at Washington State with Falcons S Erik Coleman.
    - Vikings TE Jeff Dugan, LB Erin Henderson and S Madieu Williams all played at Maryland with Falcons CB Domonique Foxworth.
    - Vikings DL coach Karl Dunbar was on staff at LSU while Falcons CB Chevis Jackson and C Ben Wilkerson played there.
    - Vikings assistant OL coach Jim Hueber and assistant special teams coordinator Brian Murphy were on staff at Wisconsin when Falcons DT Jason Jefferson played
    there.
    - Vikings LB coach Fred Pagac was on staff at Ohio State when Falcons WR Michael Jenkins and C Alex Stepanovich played there.
    - Vikings RB Adrian Peterson played with Falcons LB Curtis Lofton at Oklahoma.
    - Vikings special teams coordinator Paul Ferraro and Falcons LB coach Glenn Pires were teammates at Springfi eld College. The two also coached on Syracuse’s staff in
    1983.
    - Vikings QB coach Kevin Rogers and Pires coached together at Syracuse from 1991-94.
    - Vikings assistant DL coach Brendan Daly was on staff at Illinois State while Falcons WR Laurent Robinson played there.
    - Vikings offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell was teammates at Wisconsin with Falcons LS Mike Schneck. Schneck also played at Wisconsin while Vikings head coach
    Brad Childress, assistant OL coach Jim Hueber and assistant special teams coordinator Brian Murphy were on staff there.
    - Vikings offensive asst./WR Chad O’Shea played for Marshall while Falcons TE coach Chris Scelfo was on staff there.

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    Re: Vikings/Falcons Connections

    I love these threads. Thanks Webby

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    Re: Vikings/Falcons Connections

    Thanks Webbz

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