Mike Zimmer, who has run the Cincinnati Bengals’ defense for the past six seasons, agreed to take his first head coaching role in the National Football League with the Minnesota Vikings.
The Minnesota Vikings waived receiver Randy Moss four games after acquiring him from the New England Patriots.
All-Pro running back Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings agreed to a long-term contract extension, the National Football League team said in a press release without disclosing terms.
Jadeveon Clowney was selected by the Houston Texans with the No. 1 pick in the National Football League draft, while Johnny Manziel waited 2 1/2 hours before going 22nd overall to the Cleveland Browns.
Randy Moss was waived by the Minnesota Vikings, a move that coach Brad Childress said was in the best interests of the National Football League team.