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Roster Turnover

When Brad Childress took over replacing Mike Tice as the Minnesota Vikings' new head coach, he inherited a team that finished 9-7. But due to various reasons, were they even that good? Maybe not. Since then, a full 55 percent of the roster has changed from the last game Tice coached.

On the surface, it appeared that Childress was taking the plum job in the league at the time.  He even said as much during his introductory press conference upon being hired.  After all, he was taking over a team that finished with a winning record.  But things weren’t nearly as good as they seemed. With Daunte Culpepper’s health and state of mind what it was, there was no franchise... Recommended Stories