Throughout the 2012 season, This Given Sunday will examine the biggest injury questions before each week of the NFL season. Here are the top five health-related storylines entering Week 1.
Peterson plans on taking the field against the Jacksonville Jaguars only 260 days after blowing that knee up on Christmas Eve, 2011. That would represent a remarkably swift recovery from such a serious injury, and the concern is that AP will have barely endured contact and won't have taken any preseason snaps prior to suiting up against Jacksonville. He's finally practicing without a red jersey, which means teammates can finally hit him, but he's still limited in practices and will likely be questionable for the opener.
Head coach Leslie Frazier has already said that Peterson will be limited regardless, though, so you might want to play it safe and stash the 27-year-old on your fantasy bench for Week 1. The advantage is that fantasy owners probably prepared for such a developm...