Morris, the Rams defensive coordinator, is the eighth known candidate the Vikings want to interview. They also met with GM candidates from Kansas City and Philadelphia.
Checking boxes gets you into the conversation, and Morris fills up a lot of them. Here are some things about his candidacy that stands out.
Being mediocre, as the Vikings have been in recent season, is bad enough. But the wrong hires could send the Vikings into a tailspin that the franchise has tended to avoid.
Hot head-coaching prospects Brian Daboll of the Bills and Kellen Moore of the Cowboys got wildly different reviews on their playoff performances.
Dak Prescott apologized Tuesday night for his comments that condoned Dallas Cowboys fans throwing objects at NFL officials after the team's playoff loss.
Cleveland Browns defensive tackle Malik McDowell, who was given a second chance by the team after serving jail time, was arrested Monday in Florida on charges of beating a police officer and public exposure.
Aaron Rodgers memorably vowed after his 2005 draft day snub that the San Francisco 49ers would be more disappointed for passing him up at No. 1 than he would be at sliding to No. 24.
Josh Allen and the Buffalo Bills pitched a near perfect game in their playoff victory against the New England Patriots.
The Minnesota Vikings have added Los Angeles Rams defensive coordinator Raheem Morris to their candidate list for head coach.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo is dealing with injuries to his right thumb and right shoulder as he prepares for Saturday's divisional round playoff game at Green Bay.
It was the rally that sparked the Green Bay Packers toward the NFL's best regular-season record.
Without Tom Brady as his quarterback, playoff success has been hard for Patriots coach Bill Belichick to find, including getting routed by Buffalo this weekend.
Kyler Murray's first NFL playoff start quickly turned into a nightmare.
As emotion recedes into the background in the coming years, one can imagine Mike Zimmer's tenure as Vikings coach being remembered with more praise than it's getting now.
By Monday's end, the Vikings were to have completed first interviews with four external candidates, including Eagles' executive Catherine Raiche, believed to be the first woman to interview for a GM position in the NFL.
The Rams had a 20-point lead on Arizona with 4 1/2 minutes left at raucous SoFi Stadium. Matthew Stafford's 13-year quest for his first playoff victory was all but complete after Los Angeles' dominant performance on both sides of the ball.
The Las Vegas Raiders have fired general manager Mike Mayock after three seasons and will begin a search for a coach and GM following their second playoff berth in the past 19 seasons.
The San Francisco 49ers sure aren't advancing the easy way.
Ben Roethlisberger came back for one more run, wanting a chance for his final performance to not be a lopsided first-round playoff loss.
Columnist Patrick Reusse joins the Daily Delivery podcast to react to shots directed at Mike Zimmer after his firing. But not until he tells stories of driving several hours to watch young children play hockey.
Tampa Bay set the tempo from the start, with Tom Brady leading a pair of long TD drives in the opening quarter and building the lead to 17-0 by halftime.
Wide receiver Deebo Samuel ran 26 yards for a San Francisco touchdown and a comfortable lead in the third quarter before the Cowboys rallied and ran out of time trying to get a final play in the 49ers' 23-17 victory Sunday.
Mike Zimmer's unremitting approach yielded more wins than any coach not named Bud Grant or Dennis Green, but ultimately wore thin.
The Vikings' search team said it wrapped up its first interviews with Green Bay offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett and Tennessee player personnel director Monti Ossendorf, who has Minnesota ties.
Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes threw for 404 yards and five scores, leading Kansas City to the end zone on six straight possessions after the turnover, and the Chiefs cruised through the second half.
Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger raised some eyebrows ahead of their wild-card game against the defending AFC champion Chiefs on Sunday night when he admitted that "we probably aren't supposed to be here."
Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys thought they were going to get one more snap, one more chance to avoid another playoff setback.
The Pittsburgh Steelers had running back Najee Harris and wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster available for their wild-card playoff game against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday night.
Jay Wright heard hollering from the Villanova fans who lingered at a bar near his postgame news conference and the Hall of Fame coach needed a score update.
Here's where to find the information to follow the games before, during and after they're played — everything from previews to in-game updates to weather forecasts.
The team asked to speak with NFL assistants who are currently coaching in the playoffs such as the Buccaneers' Todd Bowles, the Packers' Nathaniel Hackett and the Cowboys' Kellen Moore and Dan Quinn.
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Playoff games and the Rooney Rule will impact the schedule for interviewing general manager candidates.
Five of the six playoff games are rematches, including two games with division foes facing off for the third time.
The Rams quarterback is asked to do what he has never done before: win a playoff game. Also, a number of Vikings coaching candidates will be on the sidelines and more.