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  1. Bradford: Vikes' offense needs 'explosive plays'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | NFL

    ... just one that is considered "deep" -- 15 or more yards downfield -- a second-quarter sideline toss to a diving Rhett Ellison . Pro Football Focus charted just three passes from Bradford for more than 10 yards down field and noted that his 3.5 yards ...

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  2. Watch: Minnesota Vikings-Detroit Lions Thanksgiving DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | CBS Local

    ... a real letdown for Vikings fans as it looked like the Vikings had snapped their three-game losing streak, when Rhett Ellison rushed in for a one-yard touchdown with 23 seconds to go. Minnesota knows how the rest of the game went and now they sit at ...

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  3. EKSTROM: Vikings Rediscover Pass Rush and Return Game to Snap Month-Long SkidRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 20 | KXXR-FM Minneapolis

    ... ck of the day. "When I saw the hole open up, a truck could have got through there," Patterson said. Zach Line, Rhett Ellison and Justin Trattou had key

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  4. Sam Bradford's quick trigger against the Lions, missed tackles piling ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 9 | Star Tribune

    ... that point had allowed only two first downs in the second half. Because of that stunning collapse, tight end Rhett Ellison's late touchdown in the fourth quarter Sunday, which came on his first NFL carry, got overlooked. It no doubt was a gusty call ...

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  5. Minnesota Vikings: new coordinator same resultRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | Isportsweb.com

    ... Linval Joseph twice as a lead blocker, used the wildcat formation, and handed the ball to backup tight end Rhett Ellison to put the Vikings up 16-13 with less than a minute to go. Shurmur was able to show his creativity, which is something the ...

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  6. Three takeaways from Sunday's Vikings-Detroit gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 7 | Star Tribune

    ... run and a sack that put them back at the 40-yard line. The offense did deliver on its final chance, with TE Rhett Ellison scoring on a clever running play after Sam Bradford connected with Stefon Diggs on fourth down. But for the third week in a ...

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  7. Vikings Team Grades: Struggles Continue For MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 7 | CBS Local

    ... win. The Lions sent the game to the extra frame with a 58-yard field goal by Matt Prater just two plays after Rhett Ellison gave the Vikings a 22-19 lead with 23 seconds left. The Vikings offense looked a lot better than they had the previous two ...

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  8. Golden Tate's TD sends Detroit Lions past Minnesota Vikings in OTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 6 | UPI

    ... the fourth quarter or overtime. Minnesota took its first lead of the game with 23 seconds left when tight end Rhett Ellison scored on a 1-yard run to cap a 13-play, 79-yard drive that made it 16-13. Ellison lost the ball on a big hit after crossing ...

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  9. Vikes offense shows life under Shurmur, but flaws still loomRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 6 | WKBT

    ... though, on one of many sharp calls by offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur in his first game at the controls. Rhett Ellison had motioned across the formation before the snap, and Sam Bradford quickly stuck the ball in the backup tight end's chest for a ...

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  10. Tate's TD caps Lions drive in OTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 6 | Journal Gazette

    ... After enduring a tumultuous week, the Vikings took a 16-13 lead with 23 seconds to play on a 1-yard run by Rhett Ellison. But Stafford hit Andre Roberts for 27 yards to set up Prater's game-tying kick. In overtime, Stafford hit Eric Ebron for 17 ...

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  11. Vikings' Rhett Ellison notches rare TE rushing touchdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 6 | TwinCities

    Minnesota Vikings tight end Rhett Ellison scores on a one yard run just as Detroit Lions free safety Glover Quin lays into him in the fourth quarter at U.S. Bank Stadium on Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016. The Lions beat the Vikings in overtime, 22-16.

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  12. Vikings have slightly new look on offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 6 | Post-Bulletin

    ... was something we can build on going forward." Bradford guided the Vikings 79 yards in the closing minutes. Rhett Ellison's 1-yard run, off an inside reverse, gave the Vikings a 16-13 lead with 23 seconds left, but the defense gave up the lead on the ...

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  13. Vikings offense doesn't take time to dawdle [Mark Craig's Five Extra Points]Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 6 | Star Tribune

    ... referring to 1-yard touchdowns on a pass to tight end Kyle Rudolph and a new-look running play for tight end Rhett Ellison. The latter was a play Ellison said was installed this week. Turner helped formulate the game plan before resigning, and ...

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  14. Souhan: Zimmer's math skills gave Lions golden opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 6 | Star Tribune

    ... him to call a timeout, and he did with 27 seconds remaining. That was his second timeout. On the next play, Rhett Ellison scored. There were 23 seconds remaining, meaning Matthew Stafford, who has emerged in the last year as one of the league's ...

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  15. Vikes offence shows life under Shurmur, but flaws still loom-Image1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 6 | The Stratford City Gazette

    Minnesota Vikings tight end Rhett Ellison scores on a 1-yard touchdown run during the second half of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions, Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, in Minneapolis.

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  16. Vikes offense shows life under Shurmur, but flaws still loomRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 6 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    The display of sequence and style by the Minnesota Vikings under new offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur was a stark contrast from the sputtering performances at Philadelphia and Chicago the last two weeks Minnesota Vikings tight end Rhett Ellison scores on a 1-yard touchdown run during the second half of an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions, Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016, in Minneapolis. MINNEAPOLIS - Needing a touchdown to win and down to 27 seconds left in regulation, the Minnesota Vikings sent their massive nose tackle in to clear a path for their most powerful running back on third-and-goal from the 1. Linval Joseph lined up in the I-formation in front of Matt Asiata, and the blockers began to make space behind the left tackle.

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  17. Vikings' woes weigh on fans: 'Heartbreaking' and 'I feel like I aged 40 years'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 6 | Star Tribune

    ... of the 66,807 fans in attendance with the same sick feeling Sands went home with. The stadium erupted when Rhett Ellison rushed for a 1-yard touchdown with 23 seconds left in the fourth quarter to put the Vikings up 16-13 after the extra point. The ...

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  18. Vikings Offense Shows Life With Shurmur, Plenty To ImproveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 6 | CBS Local

    ... though, on one of many sharp calls by offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur in his first game at the controls. Rhett Ellison had motioned across the formation before the snap, and Sam Bradford quickly stuck the ball in the backup tight end's chest for a ...

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  19. Golden Tate's TD in OT lifts Lions over VikingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 6 | SFGate

    ... After enduring a tumultuous week , the Vikings took a 16-13 lead with 23 seconds to play on a 1-yard run by Rhett Ellison . Stafford then hit Andre Roberts for 27 yards to set up Prater's game-tying kick. In overtime, Stafford connected with Eric ...

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  20. Booms and Busts: Diggs and Tate, PPR beastsRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 6 | Yahoo Sports

    ... those plays. Their go-ahead touchdown late in the fourth quarter came on a surprise sweep to backup tight end Rhett Ellison . Keep the Diggs focus, coach. Lose this Asiata fixation. He's not the right back, and you don't have the right offensive ...

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