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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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Rudolph rewarded, now ready for big season under Turner

MANKATO, Minn. -- From his considerable film work to returning from a broken foot and losing 15 pounds, Kyle Rudolph dedicated himself this offseason to getting ready for Norv Turner's tutelage. Rudolph, 24, saw the potential with Turner coming in as the Vikings' new offensive coordinator. Minnesota saw the potential in its big tight end, too. The two sides hope the offseason...
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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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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 NFL.com’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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Minnesota Vikings give tight end major five year extension

The Minnesota Vikings have given a major extension to tight end Kyle Rudolph. According to Jon Krawczynski of Yahoo Sports, the deal includes nearly $20 million of guaranteed money: “The deal, which was first reported by Fox Sports, is worth $36.5 million with $19.4 million guaranteed. Incentives can push the deal to $40 million.” http://t.co/ljAO2rCwW5 Vikings give Kyle Rudolph...
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Training Camp Notes – Monday, July 28th

Follow @OrangeBru We are now less than one calendar week from the kickoff of NFL preseason action, as the Bills and Giants face off in the annual Hall of Fame Game this Sunday. We have plenty of training camp fantasy football news to tackle before the glorious return of football, so let’s jump in and see what fantasy relevant developments popped up over the weekend:   - Minnesota...
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Vikings sign Kyle Rudolph to five-year extension

The Minnesota Vikings have extended on one of their top play-makers. Jay Glazer of Fox Sports reported late Sunday night that the Vikings and tight end Kyle Rudolph have agreed to a five-year $36.5 million contract extension, that could be worth up to as much as $40 million. Kyle Rudolph agrees to new 5 year, 36.5 […]
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Vikings, TE Rudolph Agree to Extension

Since the season ended, tight end Kyle Rudolph has talked about how he’d like to stay with the Vikings long-term. On Saturday night, both sides agreed to a five year extension worth $36.5 million. The deal could go up to $40 million. Rudolph should be more productive this season in Norv Turner’s offense. Turner has a history of using his tight ends a lot and the quarterback...
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Vikings Take Leap of Faith With Kyle Rudolph Extension

Kyle Rudolph has been the great unknown for the Minnesota Vikings. Sure, his 2012 season produced nine touchdowns (2nd in the NFL among tight ends) and his lone Pro Bowl appearance resulted in a monster game and MVP honors. Still, Viking fans have wondered just how good he could if he didn't play in the conservative offense of Bill Musgrave. Apparently, the Vikings new coaching...
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Vikings Agree To 5-Year, $36.5M Deal With Kyle Rudolph

According to Fox’s Jay Glazer, the Minnesota Vikings have given tight end Kyle Rudolph a new five-year deal worth over $36 million dollars.  Kyle Rudolph agrees to new 5 year, 36.5 million dollar extension w Vikings — Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) July 28, 2014 The new deal makes Rudolph the game’s fifth highest-paid tight end. Kyle Rudolph’s deal is worth $36.5M over 5 years...
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Vikings Sign TE Kyle Rudolph To 5-Year, $36.5 Million Deal

According to Fox’s Jay Glazer, the Minnesota Vikings have given tight end Kyle Rudolph a new five-year deal worth over $36 million dollars.  Kyle Rudolph agrees to new 5 year, 36.5 million dollar extension w Vikings — Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) July 28, 2014 The new deal makes Rudolph the game’s fifth highest-paid tight end. Kyle Rudolph’s deal is worth $36.5M over 5 years...
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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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Kyle Rudolph Signs for 5-More Glory Years with Vikings

The #Vikings and Kyle Rudolph have agreed to a contract extension. pic.twitter.com/99d3BpYDRB — Minnesota Vikings (@Vikings) July 28, 2014
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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: Vikings.com 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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Kyle Rudolph signs five-year contract extension with Vikings

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Vikings have signed tight end Kyle Rudolph to a five-year contract extension. The Vikings announced the deal Sunday night. The deal, which was first reported by FOX Sports, is worth $36.5 million with just $20 million guaranteed. Incentives can push the deal to $40 million. Rudolph missed eight games because of a broken left foot last season. He...
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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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Report: Vikings and Kyle Rudolph Agree to a Five-Year Extension

Fox Sports insider Jay Glazer is reporting that the Minnesota Vikings have signed tight end Kyle Rudolph to a five-year, $36.5 million contract. Rudolph, a second-round pick out of Notre Dame in 2011, has recorded 109 receptions for 1,055 yards and 15 scores throughout his three-year career.  Kyle Rudolph agrees to new 5 year, 36.5 million dollar extension w Vikings — Jay Glazer...
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Report: Vikings & TE Kyle Rudolph Agree On A New Five-Year Contract

  Jay Glazer of Fox Sports reports that the Vikings and TE Kyle Rudolph have reached an agreement on a new five year contract. Rudolph, 24, was entering the final year of his rookie contract and was set to make $956,343 for the 2014 season. Last year, he appeared in just eight games and caught 30 receptions for 313 yards receiving and three touchdowns. Pro Football Focus has...
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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 ranked top-30 fantasy TE option

With training camps getting underway this week, the NFL season is right around the corner. And that can only mean one thing: Fantasy football drafts are about to start happening. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s never to early to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking each position, with updates from now until the start of...
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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...
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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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Five things to watch for at Vikings training camp

Finally, we’re there. Ok, ALMOST THERE—it’s almost the start of football season, but really we’re so close can you begrudge some early excitement? The long, dry offseason is nearly at an end and Vikings fans have a lot to be excited about. As we turn our attention to Mankato, Minnesota for the 2014 Vikings training camp, there is a lot to watch for. Whether you head to camp...
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