Vikings name Kevin Stefanski offensive coordinator

Vikings name Kevin Stefanski offensive coordinator Photo: KSTP

January 09, 2019 02:41 PM

The Minnesota Vikings have named Kevin Stefanski as the team's offensive coordinator, according to a source close to Stefanski.

The source said Stefanski will receive a two year contract. 

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He was named interim offensive coordinator after John DeFilippo was fired. 

Stefanski was a head coach candidate for the Cleveland Browns, who instead picked their interim offensive coordinator Freddie Kitchens

Stefanski, who joined the Vikings in 2006 as an assistant to coach Brad Childress, is the longest-tenured member of Minnesota's coaching staff. He has coached tight ends, running backs and quarterbacks for the Vikings.

The Associated Press contributed to this story.

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