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Riley Reiff

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#71

Experience: 8 years

Height: 6-6

Age: 31

Weight: 305 lbs

College: Iowa

2019 SEASON

  • G
    15
  • GS
    15

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Preseason

WK Game Date OPP RESULT G GS
4 08/29/2019 @Bills L 23 - 27 0 0
3 08/24/2019 Cardinals W 20 - 9 1 1
2 08/18/2019 Seahawks W 25 - 19 1 1
1 08/09/2019 @Saints W 34 - 25 1 1

Regular Season

WK Game Date OPP RESULT G GS
17 12/29/2019 Bears L 19 - 21 0 0
16 12/23/2019 Packers L 10 - 23 1 1
15 12/15/2019 @Chargers W 39 - 10 1 1
14 12/08/2019 Lions W 20 - 7 1 1
13 12/02/2019 @Seahawks L 30 - 37 1 1
11 11/17/2019 Broncos W 27 - 23 1 1
10 11/10/2019 @Cowboys W 28 - 24 1 1
9 11/03/2019 @Chiefs L 23 - 26 1 1
8 10/24/2019 Redskins W 19 - 9 1 1
7 10/20/2019 @Lions W 42 - 30 1 1
6 10/13/2019 Eagles W 38 - 20 1 1
5 10/06/2019 @Giants W 28 - 10 1 1
4 09/29/2019 @Bears L 6 - 16 1 1
3 09/22/2019 Raiders W 34 - 14 1 1
2 09/15/2019 @Packers L 16 - 21 1 1
1 09/08/2019 Falcons W 28 - 12 1 1

Post Season

WK Game Date OPP RESULT G GS
2 01/11/2020 @49ers L 10 - 27 1 1
1 01/05/2020 @Saints W 26 - 20 1 1

Biography

• Native of Parkston, South Dakota, grew up near former Vikings LB Chad Greenway's hometown and signed with the team as a free agent just days after Greenway's retirement.

OFF THE FIELD Avid outdoorsman, enjoys hunting and fishing in all 4 seasons...Majored in interdepartmental studies at Iowa...Younger brother, Brady, is a defensive lineman at Iowa...A standout wrestler with 3 state titles under his belt and a 121-1 record, was recruited for wrestling and football at South Dakota State...Took part in 2nd annual Celebrity Walleye Classic fishing tournament hosted by the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Sioux Empire in his home state of South Dakota to raise money to support their programs for local kids.

PRO Started all 15 regular-season games he appeared in and both playoff contests for the Vikings in his 1st season with the team...Acquired by the Vikings as a free agent from Detroit, he was the 1st player signed by the club when free agency opened on 3/9/17...Only missed 3 games in 5 seasons for Detroit, starting 69 of his 77 regular-season games played and the 1 playoff contest...Protected Lions QB Matthew Stafford as he set franchise record for career TD passes...Paved the way for Reggie Bush to rush for 1,006 yards in 2013, the lone 1,000-yard RB during his tenure with the Lions...Helped Detroit ascend from a 4-12 record during his rookie season to make the playoffs in 2014 and 2016, notching an 11-5 mark in 2014; the 11-5 mark was the best by the Lions since the 12-4 record in 1991...Originally joined the Lions as the 23rd overall pick in the 2012 Draft, the 2nd T selected that year behind Minnesota taking Matt Kalil.

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