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MyCole Pruitt Moving Up The Depth Chart?

As the Minnesota Vikings continue their mandatory mini-camp this week, one of the team's late-round draft picks appears to be making his way up the depth chart. Who is it? Well, it's not our Cole. . .it's not your Cole. . .it's not even OMG AUDIE COLE. It's MyCole. MyCole Pruitt, the tight end that the Vikings drafted in the fifth round of the 2015 NFL Draft, appears to have made a significant move up the depth chart, according to Matt Vensel of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. On Tuesday, it was Pruitt. . .not Rhett Ellison and not Chase Ford. . .that was lining up with Kyle Rudolph in the...

MyCole Pruitt catching Vikings' eyes

It hasn’t taken long for rookie tight end MyCole Pruitt to turn some heads. Pruitt, a fifth-round pick out of Div. I-AA Southern Illinois, appears to have leapt ahead of Chase Ford and Rhett Ellison on the depth chart, at least when it comes to the base offense. On Tuesday, Pruitt joined Kyle Rudolph as the second tight end in the Vikings’ two-TE personnel packages. Pruitt is not playing tight end, though. The Vikings moved him all over the field during the first day of this week’s minicamp. One minute Pruitt was in the backfield at fullback. The next he lined up at tight end or out...

Charley Walters: Kyle Rudolph says Vikings have more 'pep' with Adrian Peterson

With Adrian Peterson playing in just one game last season, the Minnesota Vikings finished 7-9 and missed the playoffs. Had Peterson played the full season, the Vikings would have had at least one more victory, maybe two, tight end Kyle Rudolph figures.

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