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The Minnesota Vikings were expected to have another long and disappointing year. Christian Ponder had much to prove to his critics. Adrian Peterson was recovering from a torn ACL and had several other question marks heading into the season. But, the Vikings proved all their critics wrong by going 10-6 and earning a Wild Card berth. Adrian Peterson was nine yards shy of breaking the single season rushing record by rushing for 2,097 yards. He won the MVP and is clearly the best running back in the NFL. He carried this team on his back and they went as far as he could take them.

 

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