Kevin O'Connell Vikings New Head Coach

It's official. What were originally thoughts that became rumors are now confirmed as fact. O'Connell himself confirmed the gig and had some great quotes in a press conference.

- Kevin O'Connell

"Coaching with Sean and watching him create the culture here is what I wanna create with the Vikings."

- Kevin O'Connell

"You have to feel what it's like to go through a day here, in this (Rams) organization to get a feel for what it's like."

- Kevin O'Connell

"As you go through the interview process ..... you realize your philosophy is based on Sean's philosophy."

- Kevin O'Connell

"First and foremost I am feeling incredibly humbled by the opportunity in front of me (Vikings job)."

- Kevin O'Connell

"I can't tell you enough how much I enjoyed the process, coming here (Rams), the learning, the coaches here, the players here."

So Kevin is trading the balmy weather of LA for the frozen lakes of Minnesota and a shot at bringing the storied Vikings back to NFL relevance. 

Kevin O'Connell Vikings Head Coach