The Minnesota Vikings didn’t wait long to begin their defensive coordinator search. According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the Vikings have requested to interview Pittsburgh Steelers assistant head coach/linebacker coach Brian Flores for their vacant defensive coordinator position.
The #Vikings have requested permission to speak with #Steelers senior defensive assistant and LBs coach Brian Flores for their newly vacant DC job, source said. Coach Kevin O’Connell and Flores overlapped in New England for a year.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) January 21, 2023