Adam Thielen Headlines

  • After Making Millions for QBs, NFL's Leading WR Adam Thielen Deserves His Due

    Adam Thielen 's body is nearly horizontal, almost parallel to the playing field, hovering in the air for a split second with an errant pass in his outstretched hands. It's 3rd-and-13 in the third quarter...

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  • Week 7 Fantasy Football Rankings: Breaking Down Each Position

    The midpoint of the 2018 fantasy football regular season has likely already passed or will be coming soon. Hopefully, your record is unblemished and your roster uninjured...

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  • Fantasy Football Week 7: Rankings, Stat Projections and Top Waiver-Wire Adds

    Fantasy football is a funny game. Sometimes, it's easy to predict, like when Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley put forth the No. 1 statistical performance at his position for Week 6...

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  • ICYMI in NFL Week 6: Mark your calendar for Brady-Mahomes II

    Anyone who missed the Game of the Season — Tom Brady and the New England Patriots 43, Pat Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs 40 — can take solace in knowing there very well could be a rematch a little more than three months away. And no one, except for players on other AFC teams,...

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  • Back-to-basics Vikings beat Cardinals 27-17 behind Murray, D

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Kirk Cousins threw the ball right over the Arizona linebacker trailing Adam Thielen on third-and-1, a neatly executed seam route by Minnesota's star receiver after a stutter step sprung him open for a 13-yard touchdown catch . Then Thielen circled the offense together in the end zone ...

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  • Gurley runs for 208 yards in Rams’ 23-20 win over Broncos

    Todd Gurley rushed for a career-high 208 yards and two touchdowns on 28 carries, and the Los Angeles Rams celebrated Wade Phillips' Denver homecoming with a 23-20 victory over the Broncos. The Rams, who had surrendered 31 points in back-to-back games, improved to 6-0 in sending the Broncos (2-4) to their fourth straight loss. The Broncos pulled to 23-20 on Case Keenum's 1-yard dart to Demaryius Thomas with 1:22 remaining, capping a 77-yard drive that included three defensive penalties. Rams...

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  • Fitzgerald falls to 0-6 in hometown as Cards lose to Vikes

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Larry Fitzgerald found his friend Adam Thielen for a postgame hug at midfield following yet another loss for the Arizona Cardinals in Minnesota . The embrace shared by these summer training and golfing partners could have served as a symbolic torch-passing from one star wide receiver born ...

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  • 49ers’ Trent Taylor sidelined with back issue; Marquise Goodwin feeling better

    One notable 49ers wide receiver has been removed from the injury report ... and another has taken took his spot. On Thursday, Marquise Goodwin, who has played just 96 snaps this season due to multiple injuries, was a full participant in practice. However, Trent Taylor was sidelined with a back injury, which is particularly notable since the slot receiver had back surgery in the offseason. The procedure, which involved shaving down bone spurs in his lower back, caused him to miss the offseason...

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  • Chiefs, Mahomes will get major test in New England

    There can be no better measuring stick for the Chiefs and young quarterback Patrick Mahomes than what they face Sunday night. Beat the Patriots in Foxborough and all that excitement in Kansas City might be validated. Remember, though, that the Chiefs, with Alex Smith, went into...

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  • Adam Thielen's Wild Ride from Obscure Underdog to Record-Breaking Vikings WR

    Adam Thielen is the first WR in history with 100-plus receiving yards in each of his team's first five games. But the Minnesota Vikings wide receiver has been on a wild ride to get to where he is today...

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  • NFL Power Rankings Week 6: Latest 2018 Standings and Reaction for All 32 Teams

    Don't hang on to views about teams from last year to gauge the NFL hierarchy five weeks into the season. The Atlanta Falcons dropped to 1-4, and the Cleveland Browns have a .500 record at 2-2-1...

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  • FMIA Week 5: Awaken the Sleeping Giant? Browns—Yup—Feeling Frisky

    They are fun, they are competitive and they are a few breaks from being 5-0. Today, Peter King’s Football Morning in America column covers many topics, listed below, and leads with … the Clev…

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  • Kirk Cousins, Vikings Edge Carson Wentz, Eagles in NFC Championship Rematch

    Facing a stiff road test against the defending Super Bowl champions Sunday, the Minnesota Vikings got back on track with a 23-21 win over the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field...

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  • Cousins, defense lead Vikings over Eagles 23-21

    Kirk Cousins threw for 301 yards and one touchdown, Linval Joseph returned a fumble 64 yards for a score and the Minnesota Vikings beat the Philadelphia Eagles 23-21 Sunday in a rematch of last season's NFC championship game. Carson Wentz and the rest of Philadelphia's offense again...

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  • Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 5: Rounding Up Latest Expert Advice on the Web

    The 2018 NFL fantasy football season hasn't been easy on anyone, experts included. But sometimes this is just how the early goings of a season unfold. Tom Brady has an 8.52-point performance to his name...

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  • Steelers' Brown tops AP's list of top NFL wide receivers

    Antonio Brown is always on the receiving end of something. Passes from Ben Roethlisberger . Criticism for off-the-field issues . As well as acclaim for being the top wideout in the league. Brown was the near-unanimous choice as the NFL's top wide receiver by a...

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  • 4 rookie QBs starting the same week is NFL rarity

    Four rookie quarterbacks started in the same week for only the second time in NFL history in Week 4. None of them earned a win. Cleveland's Baker Mayfield and Arizona's Josh Rosen came close. Both of their teams lost by a field goal. Buffalo's Josh Allen had the worst game of the group in a...

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  • Week 5 Fantasy Football Rankings: Lineup Advice for Every Position

    With four weeks in the books, fantasy football owners should have a pretty good idea about the identity of their team at this point...

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  • Jared Goff throws 5 TD passes as Rams top Vikings

    LOS ANGELES - Jared Goff turned a phenomenal first half into the biggest game of his career, and it was still just barely enough to beat Kirk Cousins. Goff passed for 465 yards and five touchdowns to lead the Los Angeles Rams to a 38-31 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday night. Goff hit Cooper Kupp with two of his four TD throws during a 251-yard first half in which the third-year quarterback flawlessly executed coach Sean McVay's offense. "It was just great command by him," McVay...

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  • Good week for football, bad week for Pro Picks

    In what was generally a good week of football, minus those weighty roughing-the-passer calls, it was a bad week for Pro Picks. The quality of play vastly improved compared to the opening two weeks of the schedule. The prognostications were awful. Time to rally, and a good option is...

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  • NFL Week 3 Picks: Predictions for Each Game's Odds and Over-Under Lines

    With the exception of one outlier, the odds for Week 3 of the NFL season are the tightest they've been early in the 2018 campaign. Twelve of the 16 favorites are home teams and all but one spread is less than seven points...

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