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Daily Norseman Jul 25, 2016

Pete Prisco Tabs Kyle Rudolph As Most Overrated Viking

Pete Prisco of CBS Sports has put together his “Most Overrated” player list for this season, as he does every year. He has gone through every roster in the NFL and chosen the one player on each team that he feels is “more name than game.” When he got to the Minnesota Vikings, he chose a player that, frankly, it’s kind of hard to disagree with. He selected tight end Kyle Rudolph as the most overrated member of the Vikings. Here’s what he had to say about his pick. He had 46 catches last season with five touchdowns, which isn't good enough for a player with his ability. In...
Daily Norseman Jul 6, 2016

Rudolph: “Taj Mahal” Doesn’t Matter If We Don’t Win

Everyone seems to be pretty excited about the Minnesota Vikings moving into U.S. Bank Stadium this coming season. A lot of us are just happy that the stadium isn’t located a couple of thousand miles away, but the fact that it looks pretty awesome doesn’t hurt things. However, in an interview with SiriusXM NFL Radio, Vikings’ tight end Kyle Rudolph made it pretty clear that if the team doesn’t win games, it doesn’t matter how nice that new stadium is. "If you know Coach (Mike) Zimmer, it all gets back to wins and losses," Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph told Brad Hopkins and Brady...
Daily Norseman Jul 5, 2016

Yes, The Vikings Have "Bad" Contracts, Too

Earlier today, we took a look at what Pro Football Focus had to say about the contract of defensive tackle Linval Joseph, as they named it one of the most team-friendly deals for interior defenders in the NFL. In continuing to look at what PFF has to offer. . .because, seriously, there's not a whole lot else going on right now. . .they have a couple of Vikings' contracts that they deem as much more "player friendly" than "team friendly." One of those contracts belongs to tight end Kyle Rudolph, who signed a big contract extension before the 2014 season. His average cap hit over the next...

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