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Q&A: With Rusty Tillman

Rusty Tillman

New special teams coach Rusty Tillman has only been on the job two days and hasn't reviewed much film yet, but the veteran NFL assistant knows what he is looking for from his new players.

Mike Tice hired Rusty Tillman, a 20-year NFL coaching veteran, to direct the Vikings' special teams in 2003. Tillman was an assistant coach with the Seattle Seahawks during Tice's 10 years with the team. From 1979-91, Tillman was an assistant coach with the Seahawks, coaching special teams (1979-82), tight ends and special teams (1983-86), linebackers and special teams (1987-91) and defensive... Recommended Stories