Found October 11, 2012 on Fantasy Football Champs:
Vikings running back Adrian Peterson said there is "no doubt" in his mind he will play Sunday against the Redskins, according to ESPN 1500 Twin Cities.Fantasy Spin:Peterson mildly sprained his ankle in Week 5 but he played through it and rushed for 88 yards on 17 carries. The running back is still undergoing treatment to try to remove some soreness but he should be ready to go Sunday against the same team he tore his ACL and MCL against last season. "I don't think it's going to hinder me from being able to play and push through," Peterson said of his ankle injury. "I've pushed through worse ankle injuries than the one I have."

Peterson wont hold injury against Redskins

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Adrian Peterson will walk back into FedEx Field in Washington on Sunday, less than 10 months after the major knee surgery that at one time led many to question whether the Minnesota Vikings' star running back would ever be the same. It was Dec. 24 last year when Peterson's left foot stuck in the turf and Redskins safety DeJon Gomes lowered his head...

Adrian Peterson not worried about his sprained ankle

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is doing what he can to make sure his sprained ankle is ready for Sunday’s game against the Redskins.“I got it twisted up pretty bad,” Peterson said, per “Just trying to get some rest on it, man, let it recover, try to get the strength back. Really didn’t experience much swelling. But I feel like I’m taking...

Adrian Peterson should be fine for Sunday

According to Tom Pelissero of, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson should be “good to go” for Sunday’s game against the Redskins.Peterson has been nursing a sprained ankle since last week’s win over the Titans.

Peterson set to return to scene of knee injury

When the Minnesota Vikings play at Washington this weekend, Adrian Peterson will be returning to the scene of his devastating knee injury less than 10 months after it happened. And he's returning at close to 100 percent. The next step in Peterson's remarkable recovery comes Sunday against the Redskins. Peterson says he still thinks about that day last season when he tore...

Adrian Peterson:Me and Percy Harvin are both the NFL’s Michael Jordans

It used to be that Michael Jordan symbolized the epitome of greatness within the NBA. Time has pushed him to the very top as the man that every professional athlete measures himself against when he claims to be indeed…great.Take the Minnesota Viking’s Adrian Peterson. AP is a freak-of-nature. The way that he bounced back from a devastating injury in December to barely lose a...

Vikings can keep rolling against beat-up Redskins

Things are certainly looking up for the Minnesota Vikings. They’ve found a very capable young quarterback in Christian Ponder, Adrian Peterson is back to form, their defense is making big plays, and Percy Harvin may be the most dangerous player in the NFL. And to think, all of this coming from a team that was supposed to be in rebuilding mode for the next few years. This week’s match...

Peterson, Simpson return; Harvin limited

Adrian Peterson and Jerome Simpson returned to practice Thursday, but the Vikings’ biggest playmaker of 2012 was limited with a new hamstring injury.

Vikings offensive stars healing nicely

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Set to face the Washington Redskins' 26th-ranked defense, the Minnesota Vikings appear as if they will have several of their top offensive playmakers ready for Sunday's road game after Adrian Peterson, Percy Harvin and Jerome Simpson were limited in practice this week. Peterson (ankle) and Harvin (hamstring) were full participants in Friday's practice...

Steelers In A Rush To Play Titans Defense

The Pittsburgh Steelers rushed for a season high 136 yards this past Sunday in their win over the Philadelphia Eagles and odds are that they should have some success Thursday night against the Tennessee Titans as well.Through their first five games the Titans defense is allowing an average of 144.2 rushing yards per game and 4.19 yards per carry. Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings...

Vikings-Redskins Preview

Rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III is practicing after suffering a concussion last week, but it's uncertain if he'll get a crack at snapping the Washington Redskins' eight-game home losing streak. The Minnesota Vikings, though, will have running back Adrian Peterson in their bid for a fourth straight victory in the nation's capital as he appears fully recovered...
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