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Edwards: Variety overrides scheme

George Edwards (Steve Mitchell/USA TODAY)

New Vikings defensive coordinator George Edwards is a believer in mixing coverages and schemes, which could be a refreshing perception for Vikings fans.

Vikings defensive coordinator George Edwards will have a number of influential advisors surrounding him. First, head coach Mike Zimmer built his reputation on coordinating successful defenses in Cincinnati and Dallas. Second, Edwards has another former defensive coordinator on his staff in defensive backs coach Jerry Gray, another highly respected defensive mind in the NFL. While the Vikings... Recommended Stories