Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 10/23/14

NEW ORLEANS - JANUARY 24: Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings runs the ball against the New Orleans Saints during the NFC Championship Game at the Louisiana Superdome on January 24, 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)
It’s officially a grudge match this Saturday night. The Minnesota Vikings were able to fend of the Green Bay Packers and advance to the Wild Card round of the playoffs where they will face… the Green Bay Packers. With history in the making, Adrian Peterson fell just nine yards shy of the all time single-season rushing record, but the Vikings came up big last Sunday against an offensively potent Packers team. The Vikings are looking for déjà vu on Saturday night, and here’s why they’ll see it: The defense: Aaron Rodgers is always going to get his, and the stat line from Sunday shows this, but watching the game told a different story.… Read more
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