Originally posted on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 9/12/13

MINNEAPOLIS - NOVEMBER 22: Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings looks on against the Seattle Seahawks at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on November 22, 2009 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
Adrian Peterson has a chance to be one of the best running backs in NFL history. (Un)Fortunately for Chicago Bears fans, Peterson’s rise to greatness has been at the expense of their favorite team. Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings make their annual pilgrimage for a week 2 match-up that could put the Vikings nearly out of playoff contention. In 10 meetings against Chicago, A.P. has averaged 108.5 rushing yards per game and has 14 touchdowns. That is nothing short of awesome. Most fans remember his 224 yard effort against the Bears back in 2007. The Vikings won the game because of Peterson and his 3 touchdowns, but that game was also a glimpse into what fans could expect when “All Day” comes to town. Adrian Peterson has gone over 200 yards rushing four times, with the last two being in 2012. His highest rushing total was 296 against the San Diego Chargers in 2007, less than a month after he torched the Bears. That total ranks as the most rushing yards in a game in league history. T...
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