The Vikings have hired Indianapolis defensive backs coach Alan Williams as their new defensive coordinator.  Williams coached in Indianapolis with Leslie Frazier for 2 seasons before Frazier left to be the Defensive Coordinator with the Vikings.  Williams has coached in the NFL for the past 11 seasons.  He replaces Fred Pagac who remains with the Vikings as linebackers coach.

The Vikings have also added Brendan Daly to replace Karl Dunbar as the Defensive Line coach.  Daly had been coaching with the St. Louis Rams.