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Adam Thielen

WR

#19

Experience: 7 years

Height: 6-2

Age: 30

Weight: 200 lbs

College: Minnesota State

2020 SEASON

  • REC
    32
  • YDS
    415
  • AVG
    13
  • TDS
    7

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Recent Games

WK OPP RESULT REC YDS AVG LNG TD ATT YDS AVG LNG TD FUM LOST
3 Titans L 30 - 31 3 29 9.7 16 1 1 4 4 4 0
2 @Colts L 11 - 28 3 31 10.3 18 0
6 Falcons L 23 - 40 3 51 17 35 1
5 @Seahawks L 26 - 27 9 80 8.9 14 2 1 3 3 3 0
4 @Texans W 31 - 23 8 114 14.3 39 1 1 8 8 8 0
1 Packers L 34 - 43 6 110 18.3 37 2

Career Stats

WR TE Career

SEASON TEAM G GS REC YDS AVG LNG TD ATT YDS AVG LNG TD FUM LOST
2014 Minnesota Vikings 16 2 8 137 17.1 44 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 Minnesota Vikings 16 2 12 144 12 30 0 4 89 22.3 41 0 0 0
2016 Minnesota Vikings 16 10 69 967 14 71 5 2 15 7.5 11 0 2 1
2017 Minnesota Vikings 16 16 91 1276 14 65 4 1 11 11 11 0 3 2
2018 Minnesota Vikings 16 16 113 1373 12.2 68 9 5 30 6 15 0 1 1
2019 Minnesota Vikings 10 10 30 418 13.9 44 6 4 6 1.5 3 1
2020 Minnesota Vikings 6 6 32 415 13 39 7 3 15 5 8 0
TOTAL 96 62 355 4730 13.74 71 32 19 166 7.61 41 1 6 4

Biography

• Hosted a day-long radiothon fundraiser on Vikings flagship station KFAN for Covid19 relief in April 2020. The event raised over $280,000 during a 6 a.m.-6:30 p.m. marathon featuring teammates and celebrity guests calling in to support the cause.

• Represented Minnesota at the 2017 and 2018 Pro Bowl and earned 2nd-Team Associated Press All-Pro in 2017.

• Ranked 4th in the NFL in receptions (113), 9th in receiving yards (1,373) and tied for 10th in receiving TDs (9) in 2018.

•  In 2017-18 became the 1st Viking to record consecutive seasons of 1,000+ receiving yards since Randy Moss did so for 6 consecutive seasons (1998-2003).

• Thielen's 113 receptions in 2018 marked the 3rd-highest total in franchise history. His 1,335 receiving yards marked the 4th- highest total in franchise history, both times trailing only his boyhood idols Cris Carter and Randy Moss.

• The 1st player in NFL history to record 8 consecutive games of 100+ receiving yards to start a season.

• 1 of 2 players in NFL history to record 8 consecutive games  of 100+ receiving yards at any point in an NFL season (Calvin Johnson of the Detroit Lions in 2012).

OFF THE FIELD

• Married to college sweetheart, Caitlin, who played soccer at Minnesota State-Mankato, in May of 2015 and the couple has 2 sons, Asher and Hudson.

•  Together with Caitlin launched the Thielen Foundation in September of 2018, which aims to create programs that serve, educate and inspire individuals to reach their full potential.

•   Joins C.J. Ham (Duluth) and Jake Lacina (St. Paul) as Minnesotans on the Vikings roster in 2020.

•  Hosts youth football camps in the Twin Cities and his hometown of Detroit Lakes.

• Opened a gym, ETS Elite Thielen, during the 2016 offseason in Lakeville, Minnesota, just south of the Twin Cities.

• Avid golfer, spends time golfing in Arizona and Florida and has taken part in Pro Am events regularly, including the American Century Championship in Lake Tahoe.

• Earned bachelor's degree in management from MSU.

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