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Kyle Rudolph

Minnesota Vikings
Tight End

Ht: 6.5 | Wt: 265

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YearTmGRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDRec 2ptRushRush YdsRush TDFum Lost
2011MIN15262499.58300000
2012MIN16534939.30910000
2013MIN83031310.43300000
Average:3635210500000
Total:1091055101510000

Vikings | Kyle Rudolph in jeopardy to miss Week 15?

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 10:18:12 -0800

Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph (ankle) was spotted in a walking boot Wednesday, Dec. 13. Head coach Mike Zimmer told reporters he'll know more about Rudolph's availability for Week 15 against the Cincinnati Bengals later in the week.

Fantasy Tip: Rudolph sat out the final few plays of Week 14 with the injury. While his receptions are down from the career-high 83 he had last season, Rudolph is having another fine season and on a three-game scoring streak. If he cannot play, David Morgan and Blake Bell are the next men up, although neither one would be worth considering in the fantasy playoffs.

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Vikings | Kyle Rudolph scores again

Sun, 10 Dec 2017 14:20:11 -0800

Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph finished with three receptions for 41 yards and a touchdown on his five targets in Week 14 against the Carolina Panthers.

Fantasy Tip: Rudolph has scored touchdowns in three straight games (four total), pleasing fantasy owners using him as a TE1 down the stretch. He'll look to extend the streak in Week 15 against the visiting Bengals.

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Vikings | Kyle Rudolph catches TD pass

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 13:29:22 -0800

Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph caught four passes for 36 yards and one touchdown against the Atlanta Falcons in Week 13.

Fantasy Tip: Rudolph has posted three touchdowns in the last two games and has caught eight of his nine targets during that span. He can be considered a low-end No. 1 tight end next week against the Carolina Panthers.

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Vikings | Kyle Rudolph gobbles up two scores

Thu, 23 Nov 2017 13:30:36 -0800

Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph scored both of the Vikings' receiving touchdowns Thursday, Nov. 23, catching four passes for 63 yards in total.

Fantasy Tip: Rudolph nearly doubled his touchdowns just in this game; he had only caught three on the season. There hasn't been enough love to go around between Rudolph, Stefon Diggs and Adam Thielen, but Rudolph made his catches matter today. He'll remain a TE1 play as long as he's healthy.

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Vikings | Kyle Rudolph totals 58 yards

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 15:43:14 -0800

Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph hauled in five receptions for 58 yards on seven targets in the Week 11 game against the Los Angeles Rams.

Fantasy Tip: Rudolph remains a top-notch fantasy option, especially in PPR formats, with five or more receptions in six consecutive outings. He'll look to keep it rolling in Week 12 against the Lions on Thanksgiving.

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Vikings | Kyle Rudolph racks up five balls

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 17:52:47 -0800

Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph posted five receptions for 37 yards on seven targets in Week 10 against the Washington Redskins.

Fantasy Tip: The catch total was nice, and he is always a strong PPR fantasy option. However, he isn't as valuable in standard leagues, especially when he doesn't find the end zone. The Vikings host the Rams in Week 12.

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Vikings | Kyle Rudolph catches TD pass

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 10:06:33 -0700

Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph caught six passes for 27 yards and one touchdown against the Cleveland Browns in Week 8.

Fantasy Tip: Rudolph has caught at least five passes in each of the last four games but has not posted more than 50 yards in any game this season. He should be considered a low-end No. 1 tight end most weeks because of the number of targets he receives in the passing game.

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Vikings | Kyle Rudolph catches five passes

Sun, 22 Oct 2017 14:02:42 -0700

Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph caught five passes for 43 yards against the Baltimore Ravens in Week 7.

Fantasy Tip: Rudolph has recorded 16 catches on 25 targets over the last three games and has been more involved in the passing game since Stefon Diggs was sidelined. He will be a solid No. 1 tight end against the Cleveland Browns next week.

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Vikings | Five grabs for Kyle Rudolph

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 16:21:35 -0700

Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph posted five catches for 47 yards on nine targets in Week 6 against the Green Bay Packers.

Fantasy Tip: Rudolph remains a solid low-end TE1 in all fantasy leagues, especially PPR formats. While he failed to find the end zone, he has posted 11 catches over the past two games. The Vikings host the Ravens in Week 7, a team which has struggled to contain tight ends this season.

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Vikings | Kyle Rudolph logs season highs on MNF

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 23:21:06 -0700

Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph recorded six catches on nine targets for 51 receiving yards and a touchdown Monday, Oct. 9, against the Chicago Bears.

Fantasy Tip: Both the reception and target totals were season highs for the 27-year-old tight end, as he also managed to score his second touchdown of the campaign. While he's capable of having a dud on any given week, Rudolph is a decent lower-end TE1 to trot out in most formats.

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