Adam Thielen is doing property even Hall of Famers Cris Carter and aroused bryophyte didn’t accomplish in Minnesota.
The former undrafted wide receiver from NCAA Division II Minnesota State is the first player in NFL history with at least 100 yards receiving in eight straight games to start the season. Calvin Johnson besides had an eight-game streak in 2012.
Thielen not yet has 74 catches, putt him on pace to break Marvin Harrison’s single-season record of 143. Carter holds the Vikings record with 122 catches in 1994 and 1995. Thielen has 952 yards receiving. At this rate, he’d break bryophyte’ team record in 14 games. bryophyte had 1,632 in 2003. Johnson holds the NFL record with 1,964 yards receiving.
Thielen besides has a touchdown catch in five consecutive games. No players since 1970 has 100 yards receiving and a TD catch in six straight games.
Thielen is closing in on becoming the sixth undrafted player with consecutive seasons of 80 catches and 1,000 yards.
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