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Adam Thielen injury timeline is TBD after hamstring aggravation in Week 9

Vikings WR Adam Thielen is likely to miss some time after re-injuring his hamstring in Week 9. We break down the fantasy football implications.

Adam Thielen and Stefon Diggs of the Minnesota Vikings look on from the sideline during the first half against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium on November 03, 2019 in Kansas City, Missouri. Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images

The Minnesota Vikings travel to face the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday Night Football in Week 10, and they are unsure if they will have wide receiver Adam Thielen for the game. Thielen aggravated a hamstring injury in Week 9, two weeks after suffering it. Head coach Mike Zimmer told the media on Monday that he’s not sure what the timeline us, saying, “Whenever the doctors say he’s ready, he’s ready.”

Thielen played seven snaps and was targeted once before he suffered the injury. The Vikings face the Cowboys in Week 10 and then host Denver in Week 11 before going on their bye in Week 12.

Fantasy football analysis: Vikings WR Adam Thielen