Tony Sparano - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Tony Sparano Vikings coach Mike Zimmer out vs. Cowboys after eye surgery MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — For the first time in his 23-year NFL coaching career, Mike Zimmer wasn't at the stadium with his team. When the Minnesota Vikings hosted Dallas on Thursday night, Zimmer was at home resting after emergency surgery to repair a detached retina while special teams coordinator Mike Priefer took over as the interim head coach. ... Fri, 02 Dec 2016 05:40:00 GMT 2016-12-02T05:40:00Z Emergency eye surgery makes Zimmer uncertain for Thursday MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer underwent emergency eye surgery Wednesday night, putting his status in question for the team's game against Dallas. Vikings general manager Rick Spielman said Zimmer was uncertain to recover in time for the matchup Thursday night against the league-leading Cowboys. Spielman said he'd met with coaches and players to put a... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 04:10:00 GMT 2016-12-01T04:10:00Z