MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – After having the best season of his NFL career, wide receiver Adam Thielen is reportedly staying with the Minnesota Vikings.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Thielen has signed a three-year deal to stay in Minnesota. He could have become a restricted free agent.
Vikings giving WR Adam Thielen 3-year, $17M deal that could get to $27M with incentives, including $11M g’teed, per source.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 15, 2017
Thielen had a breakout year as one of the Vikings’ top receivers. He finished the season with 69 catches for 867 yards and five touchdowns. He averaged 14 yards per catch.
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Thielen is entering his fourth season after playing in college at Minnesota State University, Mankato.