Found August 11, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
The Minnesota Vikings are planning to discuss activating injured running back Adrian Peterson on Sunday. Peterson, recovering from torn anterior cruciate and medial collateral ligaments in his left knee, has said he plans to be ready for the season opener in four weeks. He is on the active/physically unable to perform list. But Vikings coach Leslie Frazier told ESPN Twin Cities that he plans to talk with his coaching staff on Saturday about activating Peterson on Sunday. "We're going to discuss it," Frazier said. "We'll discuss where he is and what's the next step for him this week, whether we continue to work through rehab or how we want to approach it." Peterson has not practiced with the team during training camp. Toby Gerhart has been the Vikings' lead option at running back. He had five carries for 31 yards in Friday's exhibition against the San Francisco 49ers.

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Vikings' Peterson taken off PUP list

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Report: Vikings' Peterson will come off PUP

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson reportedly will come off the Physically Unable to Perform list as soon as Sunday and practice Tuesday. Peterson is scheduled to have limited participation during a walk-through Sunday, according to ESPN's Josina Anderson. Peterson suffered a torn ACL and MCL against the Washington Redskins on Dec. 24, 2011.

Peterson returns to Vikings practice

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Report: Adrian Peterson may come off the PUP list as early as Sunday

AP Photo According to Josina Anderson of ESPN,  a source has told her that the plan is that at least take running back Adrian Peterson off the PUP list by tomorrow (Sunday). Sources say the plan is to at least take Vikings RB Adrian Peterson (acl, mcl)off the active/pup list as early as tomorrow. — Josina Anderson (@JosinaAnderson) August 12, 2012 Sources add that the Vikings...

Adrian Peterson Could Be Activated From PUP List Sunday

Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier acknowledged that activating running back Adrian Peterson from the PUP list is a possibility.Fantasy Spin:He could be activated as early as Sunday, which would allow the four-time Pro Bowler to participate in the rest of Minnesota's preseason slate. Either way, he should be a go for Week 1, which will hinder Toby Gerhart's fantasy value heading...

Vikings take Adrian Peterson off the PUP list

AP Photo According to Jeremy Fowler of the Pioneer-Press, Minnesota Vikings have taken running back Adrian Peterson off the PUP list, but he hasn’t been cleared to take a hit or play in a game. “The Vikings have lifted running back Adrian Peterson from the physically unable to perform list, but he’s still not cleared to play in a live game — or take a hit in practice. ...

Adrian Peterson practices with the Vikings first-team offense

AP Photo According to Tom Peliserro of 1500 ESPN Radio, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson practiced with the first-team offense on Sunday and Toby Gerhart worked with the second team. No surprise really but Adrian Peterson is taking all the first team reps here while Toby Gerhart works with the twos. #Vikings — Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) August 12, 2012 Peterson...

Vikings will talk about taking Adrian Peterson off the PUP list

AP Photo Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier told 1300 ESPN Radio in Minneapolis that they plan on discussing the possibility of taking running back Adrian Peterson off the PUP lost. “We’re going to discuss it,” Frazier said. “We’ll discuss where he is and what’s the next step for him this week, whether we continue to work through rehab or how we want to approach...

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