Vikings release wide receiver Adam Thielen on Friday
What it means:
The Minnesota Vikings have reportedly released wide receiver Adam Thielen on Friday. Thielen will become a free agent after playing nine seasons for the Vikings. Expect the 32-year old to draw interest as a potential WR3 on a contending team after Thielen logged 70 receptions for 716 yards and 6 touchdowns in 2022. On 103 targets last season, Thielen ranked 68th among his position with a 65.5 Pro Football Focus offensive rating while accounting for 1.06 yards per route run.