Bengals defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer was presented the game ball after he helped coach his team to victory Sunday over the Baltimore Ravens, but the emotional coach clearly still had some other things on his mind. ZImmer's wife, Vikki Zimmer, passed away suddenly Thursday night, but details were slow to emerge from the shocking death in the Cincinnati family. Hamilton County Coroner Dr. O’dell Owens said Monday that Vikki Zimmer's death was likely from natural causes after a weekend...Read Full Story
Cincinnati Bengals defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer is mourning the loss of his wife, Vikki Zimmer, today. The Bengals issued a statement marking Zimmer's death Thursday, though a cause has yet to be identified. "We are stunned and saddened to learn of Vikki's passing," Bengals owner Mike Brown said in a statement. "She was a warm and popular person in the Bengals family, and our immense respect and affection for Mike makes this especially hard. Our hearts are out to Mike and his family...Read Full Story
Vikki Zimmer was the wife of Cincinnati Bengals Mike Zimmer. Vikki Zimmer died at their home on October 8, 2009 of what are believed to be natural causes. She was 50 years old.