The Week 12 matchup between the Minnesota Vikings and the Atlanta Falcons features two teams looking to rebound from losses. We've got the fantasy projections courtesy of numberFire. Minnesota Vikings The …
SBN · 13 hours ago
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It's the NFL's leading rusher against the top rushing defense. Vikings star Adrian Peterson leads the league with 1,006 yards rushing, but Minnesota's opponent Sunday, the Atlanta Falcons, are giving up an NFL-low 87.
TwinCities Pioneer Press · 11/25/2015
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Recently, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell praised the return to football by Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson following a domestic incident. The Minnesota Vikings were without star player and former …
The viking age · 11/26/2015
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And that applies to everyone. In his post-game interview, Peterson made it clear that no one escapes the blame for Minnesota's loss in a key NFC North matchup. He called out players and coaches alike, via ESPN's Ben …
Fox Sports · 11/23/2015
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Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson carried the ball 29 times for 158 yards and two touchdowns in a 20-10 win over the Atlanta Falcons.
YAHOO · 31 minutes ago
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FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (TNS) — While buzzards are circling around the offense and quarterback Matt Ryan, the Falcons’ defense has risen to be ranked first against the run in the NFL. The Falcons (6-4) will get …
Albany Herald · 11/25/2015
The Minnesota Vikings are hosting the Green Bay Packers and have been desperately trying to get back in the game. The Packers have led for the majority of the game and it seemed they would cruise straight onto …
Yardbarker · 11/22/2015
Adrian Peterson Toughs
Adrian Peterson rushed for 203 yards and a touchdown, cornerback Terence Newman intercepted two passes, and the Minnesota Vikings defeated the Oakland Raiders 30-14 on Sunday at the Coliseum, winning …
NYSE Post · 11/26/2015
Minnesota Vikings
The Atlanta Falcons will have their hands full when the NFL’s leading rusher in Adrian Peterson comes to town in Week 12. Can the run defense slow down AP? While I felt that Indianapolis was a must-win for the … · 11/26/2015
Atlanta Falcons
On Sunday, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson became the NFL's first rusher to reach the 1,000-yard mark this season. However, on the milestone-eclipsing play, Peterson also committed a …
Tulsa World · 11/23/2015
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Adrian Peterson

American Football Player
Adrian Lewis Peterson is an American football running back for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Vi…
Adrian Lewis Peterson is an American football running back for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Vikings seventh overall in the 2007 NFL Draft. He played college football at Oklahoma. Peterson set the NCAA freshman rushing record with 1,925 yards as a true freshman during the 2004 season. As a unanimous first-team All-American, he became the first freshman to finish as the runner-up in the Heisman Trophy balloting. Peterson finished his college football career as the Sooners' third all-time leading rusher.
  • Born: Mar 21, 1985 (age 30) · Palestine, TX
  • Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m)
  • Team: Minnesota Vikings · Running back · 28
  • Salary: $11 million USD (2015)
  • 40-yard dash time: 4.4 seconds
  • Net worth: $30 million USD (2015)
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