Adam Thielen

WR

#19

Experience: 6 years

Height: 6-2

Age: 28

Weight: 200 lbs

College: Minnesota State

2018 SEASON

  • REC
    113
  • YDS
    1373
  • AVG
    12.2
  • TDS
    9

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Receiving

YEAR TEAM G REC YDS AVG LNG TD 1st 1st% 20+ 40+
2014 Minnesota Vikings 16 8 137 17.1 44 1 7 87.5 2 1
2015 Minnesota Vikings 16 12 144 12 30 0 5 41.67 1 0
2016 Minnesota Vikings 16 69 967 14 71 5 44 63.77 16 2
2017 Minnesota Vikings 16 91 1276 14 65 4 59 64.84 20 5
2018 Minnesota Vikings 16 113 1373 12.2 68 9 74 65.49 17 3

Rushing

YEAR TEAM G ATT YDS AVG LNG TD 1st
2014 Minnesota Vikings 16 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 Minnesota Vikings 16 4 89 22.3 41 0 4
2016 Minnesota Vikings 16 2 15 7.5 11 0 1
2017 Minnesota Vikings 16 1 11 11 11 0 1
2018 Minnesota Vikings 16 5 30 6 15 0 1

Kick Return

YEAR TEAM G RET YDS AVG LNG TD 20+ 40+ FC FUM
2014 Minnesota Vikings 16 2 33 16.5 21 0 1 0 0 0
2015 Minnesota Vikings 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 Minnesota Vikings 16 1 19 19 19 0 0 0 0 0
2017 Minnesota Vikings 16
2018 Minnesota Vikings 16

Punt Return

YEAR TEAM G RET YDS AVG LNG TD 20+ 40+ FC FUM
2014 Minnesota Vikings 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 Minnesota Vikings 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 Minnesota Vikings 16 6 8 1.3 9 0 0 0 3 1
2017 Minnesota Vikings 16
2018 Minnesota Vikings 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

Fumbles

YEAR TEAM G FUM LOST FF OWN FR OPP FR TD
2014 Minnesota Vikings 16 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 Minnesota Vikings 16 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 Minnesota Vikings 16 2 1 0 2 0 0
2017 Minnesota Vikings 16 3 2 0
2018 Minnesota Vikings 16 1 1

Defense

YEAR TEAM G Total Solo AST SCK SFTY PDEF INT TDS YDS AVG LNG
2014 Minnesota Vikings 16 12 9 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 Minnesota Vikings 16 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 Minnesota Vikings 16 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 Minnesota Vikings 16 1 1 0 0 0 0
2018 Minnesota Vikings 16 0

Biography

Thielen, who will enter his sixth NFL season in 2019, has been named to consecutive Pro Bowls after the 2017 and 2018 seasons and is coming off a career year, recording 113 receptions (third most in team history) for 1,373 yards (fourth most in team history) and nine receiving touchdowns, all career highs. The Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, native became the first player in NFL history to record eight consecutive games with 100-plus receiving yards to start a season, doing so in the 2018 campaign. 

Thielen, who attended Minnesota State University, Mankato, was named Second Team All-Pro by the Associated Press after the 2017 season when he helped guide the Vikings to the NFC Championship Game after posting 91 receptions (ninth most in team history) for 1,276 receiving yards (10th most in team history) and four touchdowns. 

Originally entering the NFL in 2013 with the Vikings after going undrafted, Thielen has appeared in 80 career games with 46 starts and has totaled 293 receptions, 3,897 receiving yards and 19 touchdowns. Since the start of the 2016 season, Thielen ranks tied in the NFL in third-down receptions (82), seventh in receptions (273) and seventh in receiving yards (3,616).

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