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Roy Anderson

Assistant Defensive Backs / Safeties Coach


Roy Anderson joins the Vikings staff in 2020 for his 15th NFL season after most recently serving as the lead defensive analyst for the 2019 NCAA CFB National Champion LSU Tigers.

Prior to his lone season with the Tigers, Anderson spent the previous 14 years in the NFL, primarily coaching defensive backs. His most recent professional stop was with the Chicago Bears as the safeties coach in 2017-18.

Anderson coached the secondary for four seasons with Indianapolis (2012-15), joining the Colts after seven seasons (2005-11) with the Baltimore Ravens. During his final two years in Baltimore (2010-11), Anderson was the team's defensive assistant/secondary coach where he handled defensive quality control duties and also worked with the defensive backs.