Vikings TE Rudolph has fractured foot
Eden Prairie, MN (SportsNetwork.com) - Minnesota Vikings coach Leslie Frazier announced Monday that tight end Kyle Rudolph could miss as much as a month with a fractured foot.
Rudolph hurt his foot while catching a 31-yard touchdown pass from Christian Ponder in the third quarter of Sunday's loss to the Dallas Cowboys.
The third-year man out of Notre Dame has 30 catches for 313 yards and three touchdowns in eight games this season.
Frazier also said Monday that Ponder will be the starting quarterback on Thursday night against Washington.
11/04 14:19:40 ET