AFC East Standings

Team Div Overall
5-1-0 11-6-0
3-3-0 10-7-0
4-2-0 9-8-0
0-6-0 4-13-0

2021 Receiving

STATS REC
Receptions
YDS
Receiving Yards
AVG
Average Yards per Reception
TD
Receiving Touchdowns
LNG
Longest Reception
Regular Season

Top Brandon Dillon News

  • Jets' Brandon Dillon: Inks futures deal

    Dillon signed a reserve/future contract with the Jets on Monday.

    Dillon joined the Jets' practice squad in late December after being cut from the Vikings' practice squad, and he'll remain with New York heading into the offseason. He's appeared in five games for Minnesota over the past three seasons and has one catch for six yards.

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  • Brandon Dillon: Joins Jets' practice squad

    Dillon was signed to the Jets' practice squad Wednesday.

    Dillon was cut from the Vikings' practice squad Tuesday but it didn't take long for him to latch on with a new team. Dillon played 22 snaps on special teams in his lone game appearance of the season for Minnesota.

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  • Brandon Dillon: Cut from Vikings' practice squad

    Dillon was cut by the Vikings on Tuesday, Craig Peters of the team's official site reports.

    The tight end appeared in one game with the Vikings this season, logging 22 snaps on special-teams. Dillon will now look for another squad for an opportunity to join the active roster.

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  • Brandon Dillon: Hits waivers

    The Vikings waived Dillon on Saturday.

    Dillon didn't play on offense in the season-opening loss to the Bengals, though he handled 22 special-teams snaps. If Dillon clears waivers, he'll land on the practice squad.

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  • Vikings' Brandon Dillon: Not used on offense

    Dillon did not play a snap on offense and played 22 snaps on special teams in Sunday's loss to the Bengals.

    Dillon was listed ahead of Chris Herndon as the No. 2 tight end on the depth chart ahead of Week 1, but he wasn't used on offense. He should be behind Tyler Conklin and Herndon going forward as far as involvement on offense, with Herndon getting acclimated after his late preseason trade to the Vikings from the Jets.

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  • Vikings' Brandon Dillon: Nabs future deal

    The Vikings signed Dillon (ankle) to a reserve/future contract Monday, Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

    Dillon spent the duration of the 2020 season on the Vikings' practice squad. The 23-year-old tight end was elevated to the active roster for three games. Dillon will vie for a depth role next season.

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  • Brandon Dillon: Shifts to COVID-19 list

    The Vikings placed Dillon (ankle) on the practice squad COVID-19 list Tuesday, per the NFL's official transaction log.

    Dillon was eligible to return from the practice squad injured list Tuesday, but he'll remain away from the team as he works through COVID-19 protocol. With the playoffs out of reach, Dillon likely won't practice again this year.

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  • Brandon Dillon: Back to practice squad

    Dillon (ankle) reverted back to Minnesota's practice squad Monday, per the NFL's official transaction log.

    Dillon was on the field Sunday against Jacksonville for two offensive snaps and four special-teams snaps. He's recorded one catch for six yards in three games this season.

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  • Brandon Dillon: Out with ankle injury

    Dillon (ankle) was placed on the practice squad injury list Tuesday.

    The 23-year-old suffered the injury during Sunday's win over the Jaguars and reverted back to the practice squad Monday. Dillon will be unavailable for at least the next couple weeks while on the injury list.

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  • Vikings' Brandon Dillon: Injury ends day early

    Dillon (ankle) has been ruled out for the remainder of Sunday's matchup against the Jaguars.

    The 23-year-old was bumped up to the active roster for a second consecutive game with Irv Smith sitting out because of a back injury. Dillon has now been beset with an issue of his own, leaving Kyle Rudolph and Tyler Conklin as Minnesota's only available tight ends for the remainder of the contest.

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  • Vikings' Brandon Dillon: Bumps to active roster

    The Vikings elevated Dillon to the active roster Saturday.

    Irv Smith (back) is set to miss a second straight game, so Dillon will slot in as the No. 3 tight end behind Kyle Rudolph and Tyler Conklin in Sunday's game against the Jaguars. Dillon has played two games this year, catching one pass for six yards over 10 snaps on offense.

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  • Vikings' Brandon Dillon: Gets first reception

    Dillon had one reception for six yards on his lone target in Sunday's win over Carolina.

    It was his first reception of the season. Dillon played eight snaps on offense and was activated from the practice squad with Irv Smith sidelined with a groin injury. Dillon may move back to the bench when Smith returns.

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  • Vikings' Brandon Dillon: Promoted from practice squad

    Dillon was elevated to the Vikings' active roster from the practice squad Saturday.

    The 23-year-old is up from the practice squad as an extra player for Sunday's matchup with Carolina. Dillon played a pair of offensive snaps during his previous appearance this season.

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  • Brandon Dillon: Reverts to practice squad

    Dillon reverted to Minnesota's practice squad after Monday's 19-13 win over the Bears, per the NFL's official transaction log.

    The 23-year-old was elevated to the active roster as an extra player for Monday's contest and played two offensive snaps. Dillon served as a reserve tight end with Irv Smith (groin) sidelined and saw minimal playing time.

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  • Vikings' Brandon Dillon: Jumps to active roster

    The Vikings elevated Dillon to the active roster Sunday.

    The undrafted free agent played one game for the Vikings last season, logging a targetless seven snaps on offense. Dillon is set for his 2020 debut with Irv Smith (groin) out of the lineup, and he'll slot in as the No. 3 tight end behind Kyle Rudolph and Tyler Conklin.

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  • Brandon Dillon: Back on practice squad

    The Vikings waived Dillon on Saturday and signed him to the practice squad Sunday, the Kokomo Tribune reports.

    Dillon saw playing time during a sole contest in 2019 and otherwise also spent time on the Vikings' practice squad. He'll get the benefit of another opportunity to develop with the team.

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  • Vikings' Brandon Dillon: Remains with Minnesota

    Dillon signed a reserve/future contract with the Vikings on Monday.

    Dillon cracked Minnesota's initial 53-man roster but was waived after playing seven offensive snaps in the season opener. The 22-year-old spent the rest of the season on the practice squad and will now have a full offseason with the team.

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  • Brandon Dillon: Lands on practice squad

    Dillon signed with the Vikings' practice squad Wednesday.

    Dillon cleared waivers Wednesday, and the Vikings are keeping him around. If the Vikings run into injuries at tight end, they may promote the undrafted rookie out of Marian University.

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  • Brandon Dillon: Let go by Vikings

    Minnesota waived Dillon on Tuesday, Courtney Cronin of ESPN.com reports.

    Dillon was active for Sunday's season opener against Atlanta, but he didn't see the field. The 22-year-old was waived to make room for center Brett Jones.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-5, 250 lbs
Birthplace: Bringhurst, IN
Age: 24
School: Marian (Ind.)
Experience: 1