Talk Vikes and Other MN Sports Talk Vikes and Other MN Sports

Forums  Register  Login  My Profile  Inbox  Address Book  My Subscription  My Forums 

Photo Gallery  Member List  Search  Calendars  FAQ  Ticket List  Log Out

RE: Mike Priefer must GO

 
Logged in as: Guest
Users viewing this topic: none
  Printable Version
All Forums >> [The Minnesota Vikings] >> Vikes Talk >> RE: Mike Priefer must GO Page: <<   < prev  20 21 22 [23] 24   next >   >>
Login
Message << Older Topic   Newer Topic >>
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/11/2019 6:29:49 PM   
Todd M

 

Posts: 38308
Joined: 7/14/2007
Status: offline
This pleases me.
Post #: 551
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/11/2019 6:42:24 PM   
JT2

 

Posts: 13618
Joined: 2/15/2011
From: United States
Status: offline
quote:

ORIGINAL: ronhextall

Zimm is out of excuses next season.

Does the new Special Teams coach get to draft his own kicker and punter?


Burning through OC's is not a good sign.

I think we're seeing a HC delegating failure to justify his job.
Post #: 552
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/11/2019 6:48:34 PM   
kurt bilben


Posts: 18966
Joined: 7/28/2007
From: socal as well
Status: offline
Was no excuses left for this guy.. At least a couple years late.

We are entering the Mike McCarthy circa summer 2018 (HC on the hot seat territory) when said HC fires multiple assistants to keep his own job.

Personally don’t think Zimmer is there yet, but it sure appears that way.

Good firing nonetheless.
Post #: 553
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/11/2019 7:24:35 PM   
Ricky J


Posts: 15115
Joined: 7/19/2007
Status: offline
Thought i read a tweet saying we offered him a contract. He's heading to the Brown's for ST
-
Post #: 554
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/11/2019 7:25:27 PM   
David F.


Posts: 8341
Joined: 12/31/2007
Status: offline
Now we get to see in real time what happens to mn and Cleveland special teams. 🧐

_____________________________

If I had a time machine I'd stop the Kennedy assassination - just after I stopped the Moss trade.
Post #: 555
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/11/2019 7:31:40 PM   
JT2

 

Posts: 13618
Joined: 2/15/2011
From: United States
Status: offline
We offered Priefer a contract extension. He passed.

Lets not make this a brilliant move by Viking brass.
Post #: 556
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/11/2019 7:33:42 PM   
Ricky J


Posts: 15115
Joined: 7/19/2007
Status: offline
Ryan Gleason

@Gleas23

"This is your Chris Kluwe is aroused leader." @DanBarreiroKFAN @jgkfan @ChrisWarcraft
Post #: 557
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/11/2019 7:47:07 PM   
David F.


Posts: 8341
Joined: 12/31/2007
Status: offline
Holy shit he left on his own accord in a lateral move to stay a special teams coach? Weird. I’ll take it - but weird.

_____________________________

If I had a time machine I'd stop the Kennedy assassination - just after I stopped the Moss trade.
Post #: 558
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/12/2019 12:28:23 AM   
bstinger


Posts: 10820
Joined: 7/20/2007
Status: online
More proof that Zimmer a'int that smart.

_____________________________

"You guys are true athletes!"

--twinsfan
Post #: 559
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/12/2019 2:19:14 AM   
Todd M

 

Posts: 38308
Joined: 7/14/2007
Status: offline
quote:

ORIGINAL: David F.

Holy shit he left on his own accord in a lateral move to stay a special teams coach? Weird. I’ll take it - but weird.


Huh. Where's the loyalty man? We're trying to build something special here and he just leaves? Kinda hurts. Said no one ever! Eat shit Priefer!
Post #: 560
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/12/2019 2:24:04 AM   
JT2

 

Posts: 13618
Joined: 2/15/2011
From: United States
Status: offline
Quitters get rewarded. Turner taught us that, right? Saban and Meyer have no comment.
Post #: 561
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/12/2019 2:28:24 AM   
JT2

 

Posts: 13618
Joined: 2/15/2011
From: United States
Status: offline
Speaking of Turner, anybody surprised that Scott keeps getting jobs following his daddy?
Post #: 562
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/12/2019 3:57:18 AM   
marty


Posts: 9988
Joined: 12/28/2007
Status: offline
Yeah, happy got rid of the @sshole special teams coach day - addition by subtraction.

The chances of an important game winning FG being made just went up.

Keep Bates, or sign Forbath.

Yes, the Vikings wanted to make the mistake of keeping Priefer, but just like a team that is going to make a mistake by drafting a dud, and the team before you takes him, then you luck into a much better pick.

I am VERY happy

_____________________________

SKOL to the BOWL !!!
Post #: 563
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/12/2019 8:16:01 AM   
Jeff Jesser


Posts: 17318
Joined: 7/16/2007
From: Southern Cal
Status: offline
Losing MP in a vacuum is a win but given everything that's happened under Zimmer this does reek of bigger problems. IMO, Zimmer (and possibly Spielman) is gone after this year. The fact that he left for a lateral, to Cleveland to boot, is not a good sign for the org.
Post #: 564
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/12/2019 8:36:05 AM   
Bill Jandro

 

Posts: 15316
Joined: 8/13/2007
Status: offline
quote:

ORIGINAL: Jeff Jesser

Losing MP in a vacuum is a win but given everything that's happened under Zimmer this does reek of bigger problems. IMO, Zimmer (and possibly Spielman) is gone after this year. The fact that he left for a lateral, to Cleveland to boot, is not a good sign for the org.

Agree

Maybe Preifer just wanted a fresh start or go back to his native Ohio.

Or, could very well be an indictment on the dysfunction of Zim and Mgmnt.

_____________________________

Oline...early and often this draft
Post #: 565
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/12/2019 9:05:47 AM   
Todd M

 

Posts: 38308
Joined: 7/14/2007
Status: offline
quote:

ORIGINAL: Jeff JesserI

Losing MP in a vacuum is a win but given everything that's happened under Zimmer this does reek of bigger problems. IMO, Zimmer (and possibly Spielman) is gone after this year. The fact that he left for a lateral, to Cleveland to boot, is not a good sign for the org.


I see it but choose vacuum.

It actually does take away the way it went down. We were ready to keep going and HE was like nah.

I do disagree with the 'to Cleveland to boot' part. I would want to be part of that and the potential rising.
Post #: 566
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/12/2019 9:39:50 AM   
thebigo


Posts: 26292
Joined: 7/14/2007
Status: offline
quote:

ORIGINAL: Jeff Jesser

Losing MP in a vacuum is a win but given everything that's happened under Zimmer this does reek of bigger problems. IMO, Zimmer (and possibly Spielman) is gone after this year. The fact that he left for a lateral, to Cleveland to boot, is not a good sign for the org.


What were the $ involved?
Post #: 567
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/12/2019 9:48:18 AM   
Phil Riewer


Posts: 18345
Joined: 8/24/2007
From: MN
Status: offline
Zimmer is on a one year contract.....Cleveland coach isn't. I was more worried about getting an OC than Priefer leaving.

_____________________________

SSG Riewer, Greg A Co 2/136 CAB
KIA 23 March 2007 Habbaniyah Iraq
Post #: 568
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/12/2019 11:07:41 AM   
Daniel Lee Young


Posts: 5214
Joined: 9/21/2013
Status: offline
quote:

ORIGINAL: Todd M

This pleases me.

This^^^^^^

_____________________________

"Thou shall not bear false witness”
https://www.gofundme.com/save-rylee-nicole-from-foster-adoption
@RlyeeNicole’sDad
Post #: 569
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/12/2019 11:10:06 AM   
Daniel Lee Young


Posts: 5214
Joined: 9/21/2013
Status: offline
Fn asshat .. have you paid attention to what he does to kickers, field goal blocking schemes and kickoffs in general?

Goooooood riddance..

His homophobia going with him is just a bonus dose of sprinkles on the cupcake frosting..

_____________________________

"Thou shall not bear false witness”
https://www.gofundme.com/save-rylee-nicole-from-foster-adoption
@RlyeeNicole’sDad
Post #: 570
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/12/2019 11:17:15 AM   
Mark Anderson

 

Posts: 9588
Joined: 9/1/2007
Status: offline
quote:

ORIGINAL: Ricky J

Ryan Gleason

@Gleas23

"This is your Chris Kluwe is aroused leader." @DanBarreiroKFAN @jgkfan @ChrisWarcraft

Post #: 571
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/14/2019 1:55:41 PM   
Trekgeekscott


Posts: 36489
Joined: 7/16/2007
From: United Federation of Planets
Status: offline
quote:

ORIGINAL: Jeff Jesser

Losing MP in a vacuum is a win but given everything that's happened under Zimmer this does reek of bigger problems. IMO, Zimmer (and possibly Spielman) is gone after this year. The fact that he left for a lateral, to Cleveland to boot, is not a good sign for the org.



I think people are reading way too much into this.

He sucked, they didn't offer him another contract because he sucked.

Kickers came here and became limp noodles.

Good Riddance.

_____________________________

We need a president who is a cross between F.D.R., Justice Brandeis, and Jonas Salk.

We got a president who is a cross between Dr. Phil, Dr. Strangelove, and Dr. Suess.
Post #: 572
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/14/2019 4:27:36 PM   
Ricky J


Posts: 15115
Joined: 7/19/2007
Status: offline
quote:

ORIGINAL: Trekgeekscott

quote:

ORIGINAL: Jeff Jesser

Losing MP in a vacuum is a win but given everything that's happened under Zimmer this does reek of bigger problems. IMO, Zimmer (and possibly Spielman) is gone after this year. The fact that he left for a lateral, to Cleveland to boot, is not a good sign for the org.



I think people are reading way too much into this.

He sucked, they didn't offer him another contract because he sucked.

Kickers came here and became limp noodles.

Good Riddance.


Thought we had some reputable quotes saying "we did" offer him a contract.
Post #: 573
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/14/2019 4:48:24 PM   
David Levine


Posts: 68489
Joined: 7/14/2007
From: Las Vegas
Status: offline
quote:

ORIGINAL: Ricky J

quote:

ORIGINAL: Trekgeekscott

quote:

ORIGINAL: Jeff Jesser

Losing MP in a vacuum is a win but given everything that's happened under Zimmer this does reek of bigger problems. IMO, Zimmer (and possibly Spielman) is gone after this year. The fact that he left for a lateral, to Cleveland to boot, is not a good sign for the org.



I think people are reading way too much into this.

He sucked, they didn't offer him another contract because he sucked.

Kickers came here and became limp noodles.

Good Riddance.


Thought we had some reputable quotes saying "we did" offer him a contract.


We did. Zimmer wanted to keep him.

Shortly after it was reported that Priefer would not be returning to Minnesota, the announcement came down that he was accepting the same job with the Cleveland Browns. The Vikings did offer him a contract, and he reportedly had interest from several other teams, but he made the decision to move on.

It’s not entirely surprising to see Priefer make this move. He’s an Ohio native, and grew up cheering for the Browns. His father was a long-time coach in Parma, Ohio, which is just west of Cleveland, and also worked as a coach at Miami of Ohio.
Post #: 574
RE: Mike Priefer must GO - 1/14/2019 8:21:16 PM   
TJSweens


Posts: 35431
Joined: 7/16/2007
Status: offline
So Priefer saved the Vikings from themselves.

_____________________________

"The eternal fate of the noble and enlightened: to be brutally crushed by the armed and dumb."
Post #: 575
Page:   <<   < prev  20 21 22 [23] 24   next >   >>
All Forums >> [The Minnesota Vikings] >> Vikes Talk >> RE: Mike Priefer must GO Page: <<   < prev  20 21 22 [23] 24   next >   >>
Jump to:





New Messages No New Messages
Hot Topic w/ New Messages Hot Topic w/o New Messages
Locked w/ New Messages Locked w/o New Messages
 Post New Thread
 Reply to Message
 Post New Poll
 Submit Vote
 Delete My Own Post
 Delete My Own Thread
 Rate Posts




Forum Software © ASPPlayground.NET Advanced Edition 2.5.5 Unicode