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Kyle Rudolph earns Pro Bowl MVP

Kyle Rudolph earns Pro Bowl MVP

profootballtalk.com yahoo.com Updated Jan 27, 2013
Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph was named the 2013 Pro Bowl’s Most Valuable Player on Sunday after recording five catches for 122 yards and a touchdown in the NFC’s 62-35 win over the AFC. Utilized most frequently by the NFC’s first two quarterbacks
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  • NFC whipping AFC 31-14 in Pro Bowl

    NFC whipping AFC 31-14 in Pro Bowl

    profootballtalk.com Jan 27, 2013
    After the NFC jumped out in front 10-7 in the Pro Bowl’s initial 16 minutes, Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson briefly returned the lead to the AFC by reading Giants quarterback Eli Manning’s eyes in zone coverage and picking off Eli’s pass, which w
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  • Minnesota Timberwolves 101, Charlotte Bobcats 102

    Minnesota Timberwolves 101, Charlotte Bobcats 102

    timberpups.com Jan 27, 2013
    Game Summary And so it continues. Forget about injury woes, the latest loss by the Minnesota Timberwolves demonstrated once again how lady fortune is not on their side. Ahead 101-99 with less than 10 seconds remaining, Gerald Henderson got the ball at t…
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  • So close; Wolves lose 102-101

    So close; Wolves lose 102-101

    howlintwolf.com Jan 27, 2013
    Cats’ guards obliterated the Wolves tonight Two Positives: Jonah: Ricky Rubio has desperately struggled in his return from ACL surgery. He’s voiced his own opinion on the team’s woeful stretch but he’s also found himself trenched in the middle of
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  • Adrian Peterson thinks he’s the NFL MVP

    Adrian Peterson thinks he’s the NFL MVP

    profootballtalk.com Jan 27, 2013
    We’re a little less than a week away from finding out who will be the NFL’s Most Valuable Player in a race much closer than we see in most seasons. Vikings running back Adrian Peterson and Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning each turned in seasons good
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  • Video - NFC Routs AFC In Pro Bowl 01:00

    NFC Routs AFC In Pro Bowl

    Jan 27
    Russell Wilson threw three touchdown passes and the Vikings' Kyle Rudolph took home MVP honors as the NFC coasted to a 62-35 win over the AFC.
  • Video - 2013 Pro Bowl: Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph highlights 01:22

    2013 Pro Bowl: Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph highlights

    Jan 27
    Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph makes his Pro Bowl debut a memorable one as he catches five passes for 122 yards and a touchdown and is named the 2013 Pro Bowl MVP.
  • Video - 2013 Pro Bowl: Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph highlights 01:22

    2013 Pro Bowl: Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph highlights

    Jan 27
    Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph makes his Pro Bowl debut a memorable one as he catches five passes for 122 yards and a touchdown and is named the 2013 Pro Bowl MVP.
  • Video - New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning to Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph for TD 00:28

    New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning to Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph for TD

    Jan 27
    New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning connects with Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph on a 3-yard touchdown pass to end the the first half.

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