Following the Michael Johnson Sr. hire-no hire incident, the University of Michigan has brought in a different former NFL coach. Former Minnesota Vikings QB coach Scott Turner is coming to Ann Arbor as an offensive analyst, according to MMQB.com’s Albert Breer.
Per source, Michigan is hiring highly-regarded ex-Vikings QBs coach Scott Turner as an offensive analyst.
— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) February 20, 2017
Turner has spent the last three seasons in Minnesota, and helped develop Teddy Bridgewater.
#Michigan's new analyst Scott Turner is very well thought of in football circles. Did a good job bringing Teddy Bridgewater along in Minn.
— Bruce Feldman (@BruceFeldmanCFB) February 20, 2017
He previously worked with the Cleveland Browns as receivers coach and two years as an offensive quality control coordinator. He has also worked with the Carolina Panthers as quality control coach, and collegiately at Pittsburgh from 2008 through 2010.
Turner is the son of Norv Turner, who served as the head coach of the Washington Redskins, Oakland Raiders, and San Diego Chargers.