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Buy or Sell: Kyle Rudolph

Kyle Rudolph missed half of the 2013 season with a broken foot. During the two seasons previous, he’s shown signs of stardom, but also has disappeared for significant chunks of time. Was he the victim of poor QB play and unimaginative coaching? Or is he just a fair-to-middling player? The Vikings seem to think he’s going to step it up a notch. The team just signed him to a lucrative...
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Kyle Rudolph excited to continue career in Minnesota

The Minnesota Vikings signed tight end Kyle Rudolph to a five-year contract extension on Saturday. The deal is reportedly worth a minimum of $36.5 million, and could be worth up to $40 million.  Rudolph is guaranteed $19.4 million in the new deal. “I’m extremely excited to get this extension completed and continue my career with the Minnesota Vikings,” Rudolph said. “I’ve...
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Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph is now the fifth highest paid

The Minnesota Vikings and tight end Kyle Rudolph have agreed to a five-year contract extension, the team announced Sunday night. The extension is worth about $36.5 million over the five years, according to’s Ian Rapoport making Rudolph the fifth-highest paid NFL tight end by average annual salary. “I’m extremely excited to get this extension […] The post Vikings tight...
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Vikings Extend Breakout CantidateTight End Kyle Rudolph

The Minnesota Vikings agreed on a contract extension with Kyle Rudolph worth $36.5 million dollars over the next five seasons keeping him in Viking purple through the 2019 season. Rudolph has posted solid numbers but has been a part of that middling level of fantasy TE that includes nearly a dozen players that all meld together. This extension is intriguing as new offensive coordinator...
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Vikings Sign TE Kyle Rudolph To Five-Year, $36.5 Million Extension

The Minnesota Vikings have reportedly signed Kyle Rudolph to a five-year, $36.5 million contract extension. Vikings agreed to a five-year, $36.5 deal with TE Kyle Rudolph, per @goesslingESPN. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) July 28, 2014 Photo Credit: This may seem like a lot of money to hand a fourth-year tight end who has hauled in just 109 receptions for 1,055 yards...
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Report: Vikings sign Kyle Rudolph to a 5-year extension

According to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports,  the Vikings have signed tight end Kyle Rudolph to a five-year, $36.5 million contract. Kyle Rudolph agrees to new 5 year, 36.5 million dollar extension w Vikings — Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) July 28, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet...
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Vikings Who Need to Make an Impact in 2014 #8 Kyle Rudolph

#8 | Kyle Rudolph Number 8 on the list goes to tight end Kyle Rudolph. Kyle Rudolph has proven he can be a top tight end in the NFL. The only problem has been his quarterback situation since joining the NFL. It is actually amazing the numbers he has put up with average quarterback play (at best). Whether it is Cassel or Bridgewater in 2014 it will already be a big improvement over...
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Snubbed? Minnesota Vikings shut out on projected All-NFL Team

The offseason is officially complete, as training camps across the league started this week. Thus, it’s a good time to assess what each team has on their roster; things are pretty much set, especially in terms of starting lineups. During a four-week period this summer, the editors at cover32 determined the All-Division team for each of the NFL’s eight divisions. Today, it...
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Minnesota Vikings: Kyle Rudolph next TE to get paid

So far, one of the biggest stories in the NFL this week was the finalization of a deal that made Jimmy Graham the highest paid tight end in the NFL. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reported that Graham’s deal is for four years, worth $40 million with $21 million guaranteed. It begs the question, will any other tight end get this kind of money within the next few years? After all...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Early Breakdown of the Vikings Tight End Depth Chart

Below we breakdown each tight end on the current Minnesota Vikings roster. While Rudolph and Ellison are locks to make the team it will be an all-out battle among the other 3. Viking fans shouldn’t take the battle lightly, this will be a very important position in 2014, regardless of who the quarterback is they will be looking at their tight ends early and often in 2014. Kyle Rudolph...
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