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82 Kyle Rudolph TE

Minnesota Vikings

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
22%1%
Key Stats
GPCatchesYdsAvgTDsFirst Downs
83031310.4312

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Kyle Rudolph hopes for contract extension
by Jamey Eisenberg | Senior Fantasy Writer

Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph hopes to stay in Minnesota on a long-term contract, reports the Minneapolis Star-Tribune.

Rudolph is entering the final year of his rookie contract. He said Tuesday that the team, which still has approximately $10 million in salary cap space after a busy offseason, has not approached him about a contract extension.

"I've really enjoyed my time here, from the top down, in our organization," Rudolph said. "I think we have the best owners in football. They're willing to do anything for us to win. Everybody in the front office, the new staff, I really like the direction this team is going in. I'm excited to be a part of that future."

Rudolph is hoping to bounce back after he was limited to eight games in 2013 because of a fracture in his left foot. He caught 30 passes for 313 yards and three touchdowns before injuring his foot in a Week 9 loss to the Cowboys. 

He has been studying tape of the Browns from last season so he can get a feel for how he will be utilized in new coordinator Norv Turner's offense. Tight ends such as Jay Novacek, Antonio Gates and Jordan Cameron produced impressive numbers in three different decades with Turner calling the plays.

"I hope to fall in line with that," Rudolph said. "I'm excited to get into this offense."

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Kyle Rudolph running without any problems
by Dave Richard | Senior Fantasy Writer

Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph has been running since mid-February and has no problems after fracturing his left foot, ESPN reported Tuesday. Rudolph is entering the final year on his rookie contract and has yet to engage in contract extension talks with the Vikings. 

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Kyle Rudolph having no problems with foot
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com

Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph, whose 2013 season was cut short by a fractured left foot, said he won't be limited when offseason workouts begin Monday, reports the St. Paul Pioneer Press.

"My foot is doing well, and I'm really looking forward to a bounceback campaign," he said. "I've been training all winter (in California) and haven't had any problems."

Rudolph added he's excited to play in Norv Turner's offense.

"If you follow his coaching career, all the places he's been, the tight end has been really important in his offense," Rudolph said. "I'm looking forward to being a part of that. ... My goal every year is to be the best tight end in the NFL."

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Kyle Rudolph could have bigger role in 2014
by Larry Hartstein | CBSSports.com

Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph was on pace for career highs in catches and yards when he broke his foot last November, and under new offensive coordinator Norv Turner his role could increase further, reports ESPN.com. The website notes how tight ends like Jay Novacek, Antonio Gates and Jordan Cameron thrived in Turner's scheme.

"Rudolph could be in line for a bigger role in the offense," the report said.

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Kyle Rudolph to miss final weeks of 2013 season
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com

Vikings coach Kyle Rudolph was only expected to miss 4-6 weeks after suffering a fractured foot Week 9 at Dallas. Well, coach Leslie Frazier announced a day after a Week 14 loss at Baltimore that Rudolph will miss the rest of the season as he was placed on injured reserve.

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Schedule
WeekDateOpp.RecYdsLgTD
19/8/13DET227210
29/15/13CHI342201
39/22/13CLE52890
49/29/13PIT2660
610/13/13CAR997231
710/21/13NYG327210
810/27/13GB451170
911/3/13DAL235311
1011/7/13WAS0000
1111/17/13SEA0000
1211/24/13GB0000
1312/1/13CHI0000
1412/8/13BAL0000
WeekDateOpponentTime/Result
P48/28/14@ TEN
Receiving
YearTeamGGSRecYdsAvgLgTD20+40+1st
2011Minnesota Vikings158262499.64133114
2012Minnesota Vikings1616534939.32995034
2013Minnesota Vikings883031310.43136012
TOTAL393210910559.7411514160
Kick Returns
YearTeamGNoYdsAvgLgTD40+
2011Minnesota Vikings1500---000
2012Minnesota Vikings16111.0100
2013Minnesota Vikings800---000
TOTAL39111.0100
Defensive Stats
YearTeamGTotalTklAstSacksIntYdsAvgLgTDPass Def
2011Minnesota Vikings1500.000000.0000
2012Minnesota Vikings1622.000000.0000
2013Minnesota Vikings821.010000.0000
TOTAL3943.010000.0000
 
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-6/258
Birthdate:
11/9/1989
Age:
24
Hometown:
Cincinnati, OH, USA
School:
Notre Dame
NFL Experience:
4
Awards:
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