Originally posted on DraftSeason  |  Last updated 7/29/13
Rudolph’s stock has never been higher. The last game this guy played in was the Pro-Bowl, the same game he took home the MVP honors. Rudolph officially had his coming out party last year hauling in 50+ catches and 9 touchdowns. He has steadily became Christian Ponders favorite target, especially in the redzone and on important downs. So, where does Rudolph rank amongst the other top fantasy tight ends in the league? As of now I have Rudolph as the number 5 overall tight end. With Dennis Pitta’s season officially over and Rob Gronkowski’s injury issues, Rudolph becomes even a more valuable commodity and leaps up the charts and should be the 4th or 5th tight end off the board in most leagues. With another year under his belt refining his game and still playing with Ponder, who will continue to use him as a safety net, I see Rudolph’s numbers getting ever better than his 2012 season. Minnesota also added some more weapons on the offensive side of the ball that will allow them to stretc...
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