EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Jerome Felton was forced to watch the Minnesota Vikings" first three games of the season away from the team that gave him a three-year contract in the offseason while serving a three-game suspension.
The Pro Bowl fullback watched the first two games by himself, but couldn"t stand to be alone for last week"s game, in which Minnesota went to 0-3 without Felton.
"I probably should"ve been (watching alone) because I was yelling and carrying on the whole time," Felton said this week before the Vikings left for London. "I was tired after that game. I felt like I played the game."
Felton finally gets to play this week as Minnesota hosts the Pittsburgh Steelers in the NFL"s International Series game in London"s Wembley Stadium. Felton appreciates being back on the roster after serving his suspension for a DWI arrest in June 2012. Felton and the Vikings hope his return can restore a punch to the running game.
Felton made his first Pro Bowl appearance last year lead...