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Vikings Fire Frazier

Vikings Fire Frazier

The Vikings are carrying on without head coach Leslie Frazier.  He was fired on Monday after a 5-10-and-1 record this year.  The Vikings were 21-31-and-1 in four seasons under Frazier overall.  He had been with Minnesota since 2007 when he was the team’s defensive coordinator.  Overall, five NFL coaches have been fired since the regular season ended Sunday.

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