Originally posted on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 11/1/12
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Adrian Peterson was in the middle of answering a reporter's question Thursday, speaking about how he'll do anything to help the Minnesota Vikings succeed.Peterson, coming off back-to-back 100-yard rushing games for the first time this season, said it doesn't matter if he has to have, "100 yards, 80 yards, 60 yards receiving, 300 yards rushing, I'm going to try and get it done."Wait a minute? 300 yards rushing?"Yeah, it's possible," Peterson said. "Come on now, you know that."Such a lofty number would be hyperbole coming from most NFL running backs. Of course, Peterson isn't just any running back. He knows what it takes to reach that number, falling just four yards short during his rookie year, when set the NFL single-game rushing record with 296 yards against the San Diego Chargers.Mentioning 300 yards also offers insight to the way Peterson feels about his season. There was no easing back following major knee surgery at the end of December. He doesn't even disc...
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