Minnesota Vikings
  • 6'6"
  • 265
  • 30
  • 8 years
  • Notre Dame
  • 2011 R2 O, None
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Historical Stats

Year Team Gms Plays Targets Catch Catch Yards YPC Catch TDs Car Rush Yards Rush TDs Fum Total Yards Total TDs 25+ Yd TDs 50+ Yard Gms 1+ TD Gms
2011 MIN 15 39 39 26 249 9.6 3 0 0 0 0 249 3 0 0 3
2012 MIN 16 93 93 53 493 9.3 9 0 0 0 0 493 9 0 5 8
2013 MIN 8 46 46 30 313 10.4 3 0 0 0 0 313 3 0 2 3
2014 MIN 9 34 34 24 231 9.6 2 0 0 0 0 231 2 0 3 2
2015 MIN 16 73 73 49 495 10.1 5 0 0 0 0 495 5 0 5 5
2016 MIN 16 132 132 83 840 10.1 7 0 0 0 0 840 7 0 10 7
2017 MIN 16 81 81 57 532 9.3 8 0 0 0 0 532 8 0 2 7
  Avg 14 73 73 48 473 9.8 5 0 0 0 0 473 5 0 4 5

Season To Date Statistics

Year Team Gms Plays Targets Catch Catch Yards YPC Catch TDs Car Rush Yards Rush TDs Fum Total Yards Total TDs 25+ Yd TDs 50+ Yard Gms 1+ TD Gms
2018 MIN 16 82 82 64 634 9.9 4 0 0 0 0 634 4 0 4 3

Recent Player News

  • Posted: 12/23/2018 2:42pm ET

    Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph registered nine receptions for 122 yards and two touchdowns in Week 16 against the Detroit Lions.

    Huddle Up: It was Rudolph's first 100-yard game of the season, and he entered with just 68 yards on eight grabs over the past three outings. It's likely not too many fantasy owners enjoyed this performance. The Vikings wrap up the regular season in Week 17 against the Bears.

  • Posted: 12/16/2018 6:51pm ET

    Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph posted just three grabs for 23 yards on three targets in Week 15 against the Miami Dolphins.

    Huddle Up: Rudolph hasn't been terribly productive lately and now he has competition for targets at tight end with Tyler Conklin. It's hard to rely on Rudolph these days for fantasy purposes.

  • Posted: 12/10/2018 8:23pm ET

    Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph went for two receptions and just seven yards on five targets in Week 14 against the Seattle Seahawks on Monday, Dec. 10.

    Huddle Up: Rudolph has had a couple of stinkers in a row when fantasy owners need him the most. He'll look to bounce back in Week 15 against the Miami Dolphins, but he is a very risky play heading into that outing.

  • Posted: 12/2/2018 6:49pm ET

    Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph posted three receptions for 38 yards on three targets in Week 13 against the New England Patriots.

    Huddle Up: Rudolph wasn't able to guide any fantasy owners to the end zone, and not many loved him. He'll try and rebound to make fantasy owners shout with glee in Week 14 against the Seattle Seahawks.

  • Posted: 11/25/2018 9:04pm ET

    Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph posted seven receptions for 63 yards on seven targets in Week 12 against the Green Bay Packers.

    Huddle Up: Rudolph's seven grabs were his most since Week 2 in Green Bay, when he also has seven receptions. He hasn't scored since Week 3 and has devolved into more of a TE2 in most fantasy leagues. The Vikings travel to meet the Patriots in Week 13.

  • Posted: 11/18/2018 9:00pm ET

    Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph finished with two catches on five targets for 13 yards in a 25-20 loss to the Chicago Bears in Week 11.

    Huddle Up: Rudolph has now been held below 40 receiving yards in five straight games, but as weak as the tight end position has been, he's still a potential starting option.

  • Posted: 11/4/2018 2:33pm ET

    Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph managed just two grabs for 28 yards on two targets in Week 9 against the Detroit Lions.

    Huddle Up: Rudolph struggled against the Lions defense, and now fantasy owners will get nothing from him in Week 10 because of the bye, too.

  • Posted: 10/28/2018 9:51pm ET

    Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph caught four of his seven targets for 39 yards in Week 8 versus the New Orleans Saints.

    Huddle Up: Rudolph got off to a decent start this season with at least five catches and/or a touchdown in his first five games, but he's totaled nine receptions for 92 scoreless yards over his last three efforts. Even in a down year at his position, production like that isn't going to cut it. As such, he's going to be a hard player to start outside of as a bye-week fill-in until things change.

  • Posted: 10/21/2018 2:19pm ET

    Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph hauled in just one reception for 16 yards on four targets in Week 7 against the New York Jets.

    Huddle Up: Rudolph was a huge disappointment, as he had his worst game since opening with just one grab for 11 yards in Week 1. However, at least he scored a touchdown against the 49ers in that one, so this was his worst fantasy performance in terms of points. He'll try and rebound in Week 8 against the Saints.

  • Posted: 10/14/2018 3:03pm ET

    Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph caught four passes for 37 yards against the Arizona Cardinals in Week 6.

    Huddle Up: Rudolph has caught 27 of his 31 targets this season but has gone three straight games without a touchdown. He has been pretty consistent this season and could be a low-end No. 1 tight end in some deeper leagues next week against the New York Jets.

  • Posted: 9/27/2018 8:40pm ET

    Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph caught five passes on six targets for 57 yards in a 38-31 loss to the Los Angeles Rams Thursday, Sept. 27.

    Huddle Up: After a terrible opener, Rudolph has now caught at least five passes in three straight games, recording 48 ore more yards in each. He's a lower-end starting option at a thin position.

  • Posted: 9/23/2018 1:52pm ET

    Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph posted five catches for 48 yards and a touchdown on six targets in Week 3 against the Buffalo Bills.

    Huddle Up: Rudolph's touchdown came in garbage time, but fantasy owners will take it. After a slow start in Week 1, Rudolph has 12 grabs for 120 yards and a score on 14 targets over the past two games. He remains a solid low-end TE1 in most fantasy leagues heading into Thursday's Week 4 road game with the Rams.

  • Posted: 9/16/2018 5:02pm ET

    Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph posted seven receptions for 72 yards on eight targets in Week 2 against the Green Bay Packers.

    Huddle Up: Rudolph has Adam Thielen and Stefon Diggs to contend with for targets, but he still sees the eye of his quarterback fairly frequently. While he didn't score in this one, Rudolph is a big threat in the red zone, too. He is a solid low-end TE1 in most leagues heading into Week 3 against the Bills.

  • Posted: 9/9/2018 3:04pm ET

    Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph had just one catch in Week 1 against the San Francisco 49ers, but that catch was good for an 11-yard touchdown.

    Huddle Up: The lack of receptions was not a good thing for Rudolph, but at least he cashed his catch in for a touchdown. The Twittersphere certainly had some colorful submissions about Rudolph and his lack of production. He'll look for improved production in Week 2 on the road against the Green Bay Packers.

  • Posted: 7/20/2018 7:07pm ET

    Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph said he's looking forward to working with offensive coordinator John DeFilippo because of DeFilippo's success with tight ends.

    Huddle Up: Gary Barnidge and Zach Ertz both had great years under DeFilippo. Rudolph is already an established TE1 because of his red zone prowess, and the addition of Kirk Cousins and DeFilippo could push his ceiling higher.

  • Posted: 2/28/2018 2:53pm ET

    Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph (ankle) said Tuesday, Feb. 28, that he underwent surgery to repair the injured right ankle which affected him at the end of the 2017 season. 'I knew it was inevitable to have it fixed,' he said in a radio interview. 'That's what the offseason is for. The glamorous life of the NFL offseason. You roll around on a scooter.'

    Huddle Up: Rudolph was affected down the stretch by the injury he suffered on Dec. 10, but he failed to miss an NFL game for the third consecutive season. He remains a top-tier fantasy tight end heading into the 2018 season, especially for his good work in the red zone.

2018 Game Logs

Wk Opp Tar Cat CYds CTD
1 SF 2 1 11 1
2 @GB 8 7 72 0
3 BUF 6 5 48 1
4 @LAR 6 5 57 0
5 @PHI 5 5 41 0
6 ARI 5 4 37 0
7 @NYJ 4 1 16 0
8 NO 7 4 39 0
9 DET 2 2 28 0
11 @CHI 5 2 13 0
12 GB 7 7 63 0
13 @NE 3 3 38 0
14 @SEA 5 2 7 0
15 MIA 3 3 23 0
16 @DET 9 9 122 2
17 CHI 5 4 19 0

2017 Game Logs

Wk Opp Tar Cat CYds CTD
1 NO 3 3 26 1
2 @PIT 6 4 45 0
3 TB 2 1 4 0
4 DET 4 2 34 0
5 @CHI 9 6 45 1
6 GB 9 5 47 0
7 BAL 7 5 43 0
8 @CLE 7 6 27 1
10 @WAS 7 5 37 0
11 LAR 7 5 58 0
12 @DET 4 4 63 2
13 @ATL 5 4 36 1
14 @CAR 5 3 41 1
15 CIN 2 2 17 1
16 @GB 1 1 6 0
17 CHI 3 1 3 0
P2 NO 8 5 28 0
P3 @PHI 4 1 25 1

2016 Game Logs

Wk Opp Tar Cat CYds CTD
1 @TEN 8 4 65 0
2 GB 8 3 31 1
3 @CAR 10 7 70 1
4 NYG 7 5 55 1
5 HOU 4 2 15 0
7 @PHI 11 5 55 0
8 @CHI 6 5 31 0
9 DET 3 1 1 1
10 @WAS 8 5 69 1
11 ARI 3 2 12 0
12 @DET 10 9 64 0
13 DAL 12 6 45 0
14 @JAC 8 4 60 1
15 IND 10 8 97 0
16 @GB 9 6 53 0
17 CHI 15 11 117 1

2015 Game Logs

Wk Opp Tar Cat CYds CTD
1 @SF 7 5 53 0
2 DET 7 5 30 1
3 LAC 5 2 14 0
4 @DEN 4 2 7 0
6 KC 5 2 9 1
7 @DET 2 2 10 1
8 @CHI 2 2 22 0
9 LAR 2 2 30 0
10 @OAK 4 1 7 0
11 GB 9 6 106 1
12 @ATL 10 7 53 0
13 SEA 4 3 13 0
14 @ARI 6 6 67 0
15 CHI 2 2 21 0
16 NYG 3 2 53 1
17 @GB 1 0 0 0
P1 SEA 1 1 24 0

2014 Game Logs

Wk Opp Tar Cat CYds CTD
1 @LAR 4 2 16 1
2 NE 8 5 53 0
3 @NO 5 3 27 0
11 @CHI 0 0 0 0
12 GB 5 3 50 0
13 CAR 3 2 7 1
14 NYJ 2 2 9 0
15 @DET 7 7 69 0
17 CHI 0 0 0 0

2013 Game Logs

Wk Opp Tar Cat CYds CTD
1 @DET 4 2 27 0
2 @CHI 6 3 42 1
3 CLE 8 5 28 0
4 PIT 2 2 6 0
6 CAR 11 9 97 1
7 @NYG 9 3 27 0
8 GB 4 4 51 0
9 @DAL 2 2 35 1

2012 Game Logs

Wk Opp Tar Cat CYds CTD
1 JAC 7 5 67 0
2 @IND 5 3 35 1
3 SF 6 5 36 2
4 @DET 5 2 8 0
5 TEN 7 4 23 1
6 @WAS 11 6 56 1
7 ARI 4 0 0 0
8 TB 2 2 17 0
9 @SEA 2 0 0 0
10 DET 9 7 64 1
12 @CHI 9 5 55 1
13 @GB 8 6 51 1
14 CHI 2 0 0 0
15 @LAR 4 3 22 0
16 @HOU 6 3 39 1
17 GB 6 2 20 0
P1 @GB 3 3 42 0

2011 Game Logs

Wk Opp Tar Cat CYds CTD
1 @LAC 1 0 0 0
2 TB 1 1 15 0
3 DET 3 3 39 0
4 @KC 4 3 44 0
5 ARI 0 0 0 0
6 @CHI 3 2 20 0
7 GB 1 0 0 0
8 @CAR 5 2 15 0
10 @GB 3 3 37 0
11 OAK 5 3 7 1
13 DEN 1 1 19 1
14 @DET 4 1 0 0
15 NO 2 2 15 0
16 @WAS 2 2 23 1
17 CHI 4 3 15 0

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