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Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has always dared to dream.
This part of his character has allowed him to develop a focus that turned him to a muscular freak of nature that often defies the odds.
When he declared that he will rush for a backbreaking 2,500 yards in the 2013-14 season, once again people scoffed at him.
He, his teammates and his coaching staff are stating that they have something special for the doubters.
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Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is not shy about expressing his desire to break Eric Dickerson’s NFL single-season rushing record of 2,105 yards. While AP was pleased that he helped his team reach that playoffs last season, he openly admits falling just nine yards short of the record stung. “I look back on that […]
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The Vikings announced 7 signings to the 2013 practice squad. No real surprises, each of these guys were expected to most likely find themselves on the PS after their release.
RB Joe Banyard
G Travis Bond
DT Everett Dawkins
TE Chase Ford
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The Minnesota Vikings brought back two 2013 draft picks they released on Saturday as part of the 8-man practice squad.Minnesota announced its practice squad Sunday following Saturday's cuts to reach the 53-man roster limit. Each of the eight players on the Vikings practice squad were part of the team's final cuts.Included on the practice squad are offensive lineman Travis...
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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Leslie Frazier has always been able to count on one player in his secondary since he became the Minnesota Vikings' defensive coordinator in 2007.Antoine Winfield was the one constant in a seemingly never-ending saga of injuries and absences at the position. Now that Winfield, who signed with the Seattle Seahawks in the offseason after being released by...
When Adrian Peterson was making his run at Eric Dickerson's single-season rushing record last December the former Rams running back was complimentary of Peterson but not necessarily supportive of his pursuit. Dickerson said he didn't want Peterson to break the record and though he didn't watch much of the Vikings' final game against the Green Bay Packers he caught...
After Adrian Peterson fell painfully short of Eric Dickerson’s single-season rushing record in 2012, he vowed to eclipse the mark — and then some — in 2013.
With five days until the season begins, the Vikings’ All-World running back isn’t relenting.
In a sit-down with ESPN’s Bob Holtzman, Peterson expressed confidence that he’ll break the single-season rushing record...
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Most people don’t care about the fourth and final week of preseason games in the NFL. Starters rarely see the field and the game is all about a bunch of guys who might not play for anyone this season. But these are games where you can discover gems like Colin Kaepernick and Alfred Morris before the regular season begins. For me these are my favorite...