EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Last week, Houston Texans running back Arian Foster made surprise purchases for his offensive linemen: brand new Segways to travel around the team's complex just like Foster does with his own motorized two-wheeler.
Foster had reason to buy gifts for his linemen, namely over 1,300 yards rushing and a league-leading 16 touchdowns. Imagine what the guy chasing the NFL's single season-record could do for his underrated and unheralded linemen.
Something with four wheels? Maybe a Cadillac Escalade?
"You guys can all discuss that; not too focused on that right now," Minnesota Vikings center John Sullivan said.
Rightly so, with the offensive line opening holes for Adrian Peterson and Peterson doing the rest, Minnesota (9-6) has an opportunity to earn a playoff berth with a win Sunday against the Green Bay Packers (11-4). The side story is Peterson's pursuit of Eric Dickerson's single-season record of 2,105 rushing yards and the chance to become just the seventh play...