There could be more last-minute additions to the Atlanta Falcons' roster, possibly before training camp opens Thursday. General manager Thomas Dimitroff and coach Dan Quinn already believe they have a stronger roster after an 8-8 finish in Quinn's 2015 debut. Quinn said he expects stiff competition at several positions, including right guard, linebacker and tight end.
Mike Zimmer didn’t need much time to turn the Minnesota Vikings around, and now he’s being rewarded for it. The team signed the third-year coach to a contract extension Thursday but revealed no terms. "Mike has instilled a very positive atmosphere over the past three years and our players have thrived under his tutelage and leadership,” said owner Zygi Wilf in a statement. “His focus on helping our players develop and maximize potential, individually and collectively, is critical for our current and future success. We believe the continuity established with Mike leading our football team is a very positive step for our organization." Zimmer went 18-14 in his first two seasons and helped the