Mike Mularkey

Zimmer says he won't name starting QB until game time

Minnesota coach Mike Zimmer wants to keep the Tennessee Titans guessing about who will start for the Vikings at quarterback when the two teams meet in the season opener on Sunday.

Titans coach Mike Mularkey thinks he has a pretty good idea who will be under center.

Zimmer declined to announce a starter on Wednesday, saying he will see how veteran backup Shaun Hill and recently acquired Sam Bradford perform in practice this week before making a decision. And even after he does decide, the coach said he would not reveal the answer until just before kickoff in Nashville.

"I thought we'd run the single wing this week," Zimmer deadpanned, alluding to a long...