St. Paul Pioneer Press "The Vikings are winding down for the bye but tight end Kyle Rudolph is ramping up his rehabilitation from hernia surgery and targeting the team's next game, Nov. 16 at Chicago, for his return. "That's my goal," Rudolph said after Sunday's 29-26 victory over Washington. "I've got to get myself..." November 03
Per source, Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph's MRI showed he needs surgery and he will be out for about six weeks.
Vikings and TE Kyle Rudolph have agreed to a new 5 year deal
St. Paul Pioneer Press "Kyle Rudolph was asked Wednesday to name the NFL's best tight end. He didn't hesitate with his response. "Me," he said. The Vikings starter hasn't had the gaudy receiving numbers of some other tight ends; his best year was 2012, when he caught 53 balls on the way to the Pro Bowl. But Rudolph..." April 03
Frazier said Rudolph timetable looks like 4-6 weeks. #Vikings
Per Coach Frazier: Kyle Rudolph has a fractured foot. Could be out as much as a month.
SB Nation "Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph injured his foot while scoring a touchdown against the Cowboys on Sunday and is questionable to return. Rudolph caught a pass from Christian Ponder in the third quarter and barreled through a Dallas defender before eventually pushing his way into the end..." November 03
St. Paul Pioneer Press "They were two tight ends at diametrically opposed points of their careers, so it made sense that Kyle Rudolph would prize his first opportunity to play in the Pro Bowl more than Tony Gonzalez would value his 13th. Rudolph became one of seven Vikings to play in the 2013 Pro Bowl -- and the third..." June 07