Mike Zimmer gives emotional, uplifting speech to Vikings after loss
Moments after the Minnesota Vikings learned their season was over, head coach Mike Zimmer gave an uplifting speech to his team.
"I'm proud of you. We had a helluva year," Zimmer said in a video via Vikings.com. "We didn't win today, but we outplayed them. We didn't win but we outplayed them. I've never been more proud of a team than I am of this team."
Despite losing to the defending two-time NFC champs, the Vikings have a lot to be proud of. Led by a young quarterback, relentless defense and an enthusiastic coaching staff, this team assuredly will be back in postseason contention soon.
"Thank you for all the efforts that you gave," Zimmer said.