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Adrian Peterson
Text: Kevin Fixler
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Adrian Peterson

The league leader in rushing yards despite coming off tears to both the ACL and MCL in his left knee last December, Adrian Peterson is a big reason the surprising Vikings are competing in the difficult NFC North division. "All Day" is without a doubt back in his four-time Pro Bowl form as the only back averaging 100 or more yards per game through nine weeks, and one of only a few running for five or more yards per carry.

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