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WR TE Career
• 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.
Thielen Shares His Message To Undrafted Free Agents, Kubiak's Taking Control Of The Offense, More
WR Adam Thielen joins NFL Network's Andrew Siciliano to share his message for undrafted free agents looking to make teams this season, what he did at home prior to training camp beginning, the outlook for the team's offense this season and more.
Thielen Joins 'GMFB' To Discuss His Ankle Injury, His Thoughts on "You Like That!?," Saturday's Game vs. 49ers
WR Adam Thielen joins "Good Morning Football" to discuss the ankle injury he sustained during Wednesday's practice, his huge game against the Saints, Saturday's matchup with the 49ers, and more.