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Bleacher Report – Vikings

GM Rick Spielman, coach Mike Zimmer form a unified front for Vikings

By akrammer@1500espn.com

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — The NFL’s highest accomplishment and now a 20-year reminder sits in plain sight of Mike Zimmer’s desk.

After he took the job in Minnesota, Zimmer brought players through his office so they could see the Lombardi replica, giving his team’s unified mission a shining silver face.

“That’s the goal,” he said.

The unity, in this case, is more important than the silver.

Zimmer was able to coach defensive backs for the 1995 Super Bowl-champion Dallas Cowboys, in part, because success drove a wedge between owner Jerry Jones and…

Source:: 1500 ESPN Sportswire

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