In the midst of recording our regular Access Vikings podcast Wednesday morning, news emerged that Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner resigned. So we scrapped everything and regrouped with a Turner-specific podcast. Find it: startribune.com, iTunes and Google Play.
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All the naysayers criticizing Turner:there's no doubt he's had some questionable play calling, but he's also a scapegoat for the worst O-line in the NFL. He did win two Super Bowls with Dallas. Blame definitely should also fall on Zimmer and Spielman."
"minntexan" commenting on startribune.com.
"I mean, come on. Why in the world would Mike Zimmer have NOT given offensive autonomy to Norv Turner?"