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Vikings Conclude Initial Interview with Monti Ossenfort for GM Opening


EAGAN, Minn. – The Vikings on Sunday confirmed they have interviewed Monti Ossenfort for their open general manager position.

Ossenfort is the Director of Player Personnel for the Tennessee Titans.

Ossenfort has been in this role for two seasons with Tennessee and spent most of his previous NFL career with New England, where he helped the Patriots win four Super Bowls.

NFL Career

2001 Minnesota Vikings Training Camp Intern

2002 Houston Texans Pro Personnel Department Intern

2003 New England Patriots Personnel Assistant

2004 Houston Texans Pro and College Scouting Assistant

2005 Houston Texans College Scout

2006 New England Patriots Area Scout

2007-09 New England Patriots National Scout

2010-13 New England Patriots Assistant Director of College Scouting

2014-19 New England Patriots Director of College Scouting

2020-21 Tennessee Titans Director of Player Personnel


Ossenfort graduated from the University of Minnesota, Morris in 2000 with a degree in economics and management. He also holds master's degrees from Ohio University in business administration and sports management.


Luverne, Minnesota