Rick Spielman

General Manager


Rick Spielman completed his 7th season as General Manager of the club and 12th overall with the Vikings in 2018, the 28th season he has worked in the NFL.

Spielman joined the Vikings as Vice President of Player Personnel on May 30, 2006 and directed scouting, free agency and draft preparations for the club before taking on General Manager duties for 2012. Spielman has climbed the ranks of NFL personnel departments with Detroit, Chicago and Miami prior to joining the Vikings. Spielman’s tenure with all 3 franchises has been highlighted by drafting impact players throughout the seven rounds and making key trades and free agency acquisitions. Spielman’s teams have won 7 divisional titles and advanced to the playoffs 11 times.