Rand: Rating the Vikings' coaching search

  • Updated: January 7, 2014 - 9:45 PM

From what we have gathered from the work of Star Tribune reporters and other national sources, the Vikings have interviewed four head coaching candidates already and could interview as many as four more this week. That meets the definition of thorough outlined by GM Rick Spielman after the organization fired Leslie Frazier last week. It’s hard to say exactly where all eight of these potential targets stand — and others such as Broncos coordinators Adam Gase (offense) and Jack Del Rio (defense) could emerge. But here is a brief recap of why these eight would make sense to be the next coach of the Vikings. MICHAEL RAND

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Toronto - LP: R. Dickey 0 FINAL
Washington - WP: J. Zimmermann 2
Los Angeles - LP: I. Thomas 3 FINAL
Colorado - WP: J. De La Rosa 6
Cincinnati - LP: T. Cingrani 4 FINAL
Philadelphia - WP: J. Papelbon 5
Toronto - WP: M. Estrada 7 FINAL
Washington - LP: M. Scherzer 3
Oakland - WP: K. Graveman 5 FINAL
Detroit - LP: A. Simon 3
Chicago Cubs - LP: K. Hendricks 2 FINAL
Miami - WP: B. Hand 5
Minnesota - LP: M. Pelfrey 0 FINAL
Boston - WP: C. Buchholz 1
Chicago WSox - LP: J. Samardzija 2 FINAL
Texas - WP: C. Lewis 15
Baltimore - LP: M. Wright 4 FINAL
Houston - WP: C. McHugh 6
Cleveland - WP: C. Carrasco 2 FINAL
Kansas City - LP: W. Davis 1
Milwaukee - LP: T. Cravy 0 FINAL
St. Louis - WP: L. Lynn 1
Los Angeles - WP: J. Ravin 9 FINAL
Colorado - LP: R. Betancourt 8
Atlanta - LP: B. Cunniff 6 FINAL
Arizona - WP: A. Chafin 7
Tampa Bay - WP: C. Archer 6 FINAL
LA Angels - LP: C. Wilson 1
NY Mets - LP: N. Syndergaard 2 FINAL
San Diego - WP: I. Kennedy 7
NY Yankees 5 Bottom 11th Inning
Seattle 3
Pittsburgh - WP: A. Burnett 7 FINAL
San Francisco - LP: C. Heston 4
Ottawa 6/8/15 6:30 PM
Hamilton
Winnipeg 6/9/15 6:30 PM
Toronto
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