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The Minnesota Vikings took on the San Francisco 49ers in the Sunday night preseason game. The Vikings were unable to improve their preseason record as they were defeated by the 49ers, 34-14. The storyline of the game in my opinion was the first-team offense’s inability to move the football consistently without Adrian Peterson in the lineup. The preseason hasn’t gone very well for the purple and gold. Thank goodness it’s only the preseason. San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman pushes Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder out of bounds during the second quarter. (MARCIO JOSE SANCHEZ — AP Photo) In Sunday’s match up Peterson tallied two offensive snaps and literally did not touch a single opponent before coming off the field for good. Toby Gerhart has proven to me why he can be a power back in the NFL. He runs hard and isn’t afraid to work harder. Every chance he has had to play this preseason in addition to the time he spent replacing Adrian Peterson in past seasons ...
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