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Adam Thielen

WR

#19

Experience: 10 years

Height: 6-2

Age: 33

Weight: 200 lbs

College: Minnesota State

2023 SEASON

  • REC
    103
  • YDS
    1014
  • AVG
    9.84
  • TDS
    4
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Recent Games

WK OPP RESULT REC YDS AVG LNG TD ATT YDS AVG LNG TD FUM LOST
1 @Falcons L 10 - 24 2 12 6 9 0
2 Saints L 17 - 20 7 54 7.7 15 1
3 @Seahawks L 27 - 37 11 145 13.2 25 1
4 Vikings L 13 - 21 7 76 10.9 22 0 1 6 6 6 0
5 @Lions L 24 - 42 11 107 9.7 30 1
6 @Dolphins L 21 - 42 11 115 10.4 27 1
8 Texans W 15 - 13 8 72 9 31 0
9 Colts L 13 - 27 5 29 5.8 7 0
10 @Bears L 13 - 16 6 42 7 14 0
11 Cowboys L 10 - 33 8 74 9.2 16 0 1 0
12 @Titans L 10 - 17 1 2 2 2 0
13 @Buccaneers L 18 - 21 3 25 8.3 12 0
14 @Saints L 6 - 28 5 74 14.8 32 0 1 0
15 Falcons W 9 - 7 4 43 10.8 16 0
16 Packers L 30 - 33 6 94 15.7 22 0
17 @Jaguars L 0 - 26 6 38 6.3 14 0
18 Buccaneers L 0 - 9 2 12 6 8 0

Career Stats

WRTE 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
2015 Minnesota Vikings 16 2 12 144 12 30 0 4 89 22.2 41 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 15 15 74 925 12.5 51 14 3 15 5 8 0
2021 Minnesota Vikings 13 13 67 726 10.8 35 10 1 2 2 2 0 1 0
2022 Minnesota Vikings 17 17 70 716 10.2 36 6 1 4 4 4 0
2023 Carolina Panthers 17 17 103 1014 9.8 32 4 1 6 6 6 0 2 0
TOTAL 152 118 637 7696 12.6 71 59 22 178 8.1 41 1 9 4

Biography

• Hosted a day-long radiothon fundraiser on Vikings flagship station KFAN for COVID-19 relief in April 2020. The event raised more than $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.

• 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. The couple has 2 sons, Asher and Hudson, and a daughter, Cora.

• 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), Ryan Connelly (Eden Prairie) and Shane Zylstra (New London-Spicer) as Minnesotans on the Vikings roster in 2021.

• 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 and has expanded to locations around the state, including Mankato and Rochester. 

• 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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