Kyle Rudolph caught 30 passes for 313 yards and three touchdowns in 2013.
Eden Prairie, MN (SportsNetwork.com) -
The Minnesota Vikings signed tight end Kyle Rudolph to a contract extension on Sunday night.
The 24-year-old Rudolph caught 30 passes for 313 yards and three touchdowns in 2013.
"I'm extremely excited to get this extension completed and continue my career with the Minnesota Vikings. I've said all along I wanted to stay in Minnesota. I love the fans, the community and, most importantly, I'm excited about where this team is going. I'm looking forward to the 2014 season and helping this organization reach our ultimate goal," Rudolph said.
Manziel gives Hoyer his chance
By John McMullen, NFL Editor
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) -
Pedigree means opportunity in the NFL.
And the undrafted player with four stops in five years who is coming off ACL surgery generally isn't getting a chance to compete against the high-profile rookie with a Heisman Trophy on his resume.
Unless it's in Cleveland.
If you are wondering just how bad Johnny Manziel's first few months as a pro have gone consider this, at least two organizations trying to pump up their own young quarterbacks coined the term "anti-Manziel" to describe them.