Kyle Rudolph

Kyle Rudolph

TE - MIN
Height: 6' 6"Weight: 265 lbsAge: 28College: Notre DameDrafted: #43 (2nd Rd.)

Week 3 Outlook

TB @ MIN
Sun 1:00pm ET
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Week Rank (ECR) TE #7
Projection 7.6 pts

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Kyle Rudolph acts as security blanket for backup QB

Kyle Rudolph saw six targets (tied with Stefon Diggs and Adam Theilen for the team lead) in the Vikings' loss to the Steelers in Week 2. He converted four receptions into 45 yards.

Fantasy Impact

You could have done worse at the TE position than Rudolph's performance this week. There are definitely some better upside options out there, which may be worth a look if Sam Bradford remains inactive with his knee injury. Rudolph had a nice floor with Bradford, but with the much less efficient Case Keenum, Rudolph becomes a more risky play. Consider streaming based on matchups if Bradford remains out. Rudolph is a strong TE1 once Bradford returns, but a risky back end starter until then.

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ECRBestWorst# of Experts
Week 3TE #7TE #5TE #2211
Rest of Season TE #4TE #4TE #62
Dynasty TE #11TE #7TE #155
Projections
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RecsRec YdsRec TdsFumblesPoints
549.40.507.6
Statistics
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Rec YdsRec TdsRecsPoints
Last Week45064.5
Season to Date35.50.54.56.6
Game Log
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OPPRec YdsRec TdsRecsPoints
Week 2@ PIT45064.5
Week 1vs. NO26138.6
Strength of Schedule
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OppSummary
Next Gamevs. TB24th easiest opponent
Next 3 GamesDET, CHI, GB16th easiest opponents
Playoffs (?)CAR, CIN, GB31st easiest opponents
Rest of Season--17th easiest remaining opponents