The Minnesota Vikings second-ever interim head coach, Leslie Frazier, is taking on the role of NFL head coach for the first time in his coaching career.
Hiring an interim coach with no head coaching experience is common in the NFL. Over 76 percent of the interim head coaches hired since 1950, never had previous NFL head coaching experience.
Two famous coaches that received their first head coaching stints as interim coaches were Marty Schottenheimer with the Browns in 1984, and Jeff Fisher with the Oilers in 1994.
The following slideshow goes over some of the more notable head coaches in NFL history who started out as interim head coaches.