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Draft Scout Adam Thielen News
09/13/17 - WR Adam Thielen had a league-high four receptions over 20 yards in Week 1. Two of them were passes thrown at least 20 yards downfield.
09/11/17 - WR Adam Thielen finished with nine receptions for 157 yards against New Orleans on Monday. He caught a 35-yard pass that ignited the Vikings' first scoring drive of three plays and 74 yards.
09/06/17 - WR Adam Thielen looks to build on a breakout season that saw him lead the team in receiving yards with 967. Receiver Stefon Diggs was second on the team with 903, while tight end Kyle Rudolph was third with 840. It was the first time since 1982 that the Vikings have had three players with 800 or more yards receiving. That year, tight end Joe Senser joined receivers Ahmad Rashad and Sammy White as players who topped 800 yards.
03/21/17 - WR Adam Thielen finalized his contract agreement with the Vikings on Tuesday. The contract extension is reportedly worth $17 million over three years with $11 million guaranteed. Thielen was a restricted free agent and the Vikings initially tendered him at the second-round compensation level of $2.746 million. Thielen is under club control through the 2020 campaign.
03/15/17 - WR Adam Thielen agreed to re-sign with the Vikings on Wednesday. Terms of the deal were not announced.
Minnesota initially gave Thielen a second-round tender as a restricted free agent to increase its chances of holding onto him in the offseason. The Vikings elected to give him a three-year contract, multiple outlets reported.
Thielen enjoyed a breakout season in 2016, reeling in 69 receptions for a team-leading 967 yards and five touchdowns. The 26-year-old Minnesota native made just $600,000 last season after collecting 20 catches in his previous two years with the club.