Freddie Kitchens set to hire Mike Priefer and Steve Wilks as coordinators

Reports: Mike Priefer departs as Vikings' special teams coordinator, will join Browns

The Vikings will now look for a special teams coordinator.

Amos Jones, who coached the Browns special teams last season, was dismissed after the team hired Kitchens.

Kitchens met Friday with fired Arizona Steve Wilks about becoming his defensive coordinator.

"My contract with the Vikings expired after this season and when the Vikings asked to re-sign me, I made a decision to humbly decline and have taken a new job with the Cleveland Browns", Priefer said in the statement to Pelissero.

Priefer was the Vikings special teams coordinator for the past eight seasons, and his deal with the Vikings expired after this past season.

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That announcement is coming, eventually, and Kitchens has been working since Wednesday as the head coach. His contract was up after the 2018 season and Priefer, who according to NFL Network was offered a contract to return to Minnesota, has made a decision to join the Cleveland Browns as their defensive coordinator. The Browns had plenty of issues on special teams this past season.

Meanwhile the search for offensive coordinator continues.

Wilks is interviewing with the Browns for their defensive coordinator vacancy, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

Spagnuolo spent two separate stints with the Giants as their defensive coordinator from 2007-2008 and then again from 2015-2017 before taking over as the interim head coach following the termination of Ben McAdoo.

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