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MINNEAPOLIS - NOVEMBER 22: Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings looks on against the Seattle Seahawks at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on November 22, 2009 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
Top 15 Fantasy Running Back Monographs! Monograph – A highly detailed and thoroughly documented study or paper written about a limited area of a subject or field of inquiry. 1. Vikings – Adrian Peterson, Min (5) Fantasy owners should expect Adrian Peterson to be the first player taken in pretty much every draft this year. Peterson ended up with 2,097 yards and 12 touchdowns, but it’s easy to forget that he was eased into the season slowly due to a torn ACL and MCL in 2011. Peterson was limited over the first 5 weeks as he averaged just 19.2 carries for 84.0 yards per game and only managed to score 2 touchdowns. But after the shackles came off, he averaged over 22.9 carries for 152.4 yards per game and found the end zone 10 times. With 10 games of 100+ yards rushing including 8 weeks in a row from Week 7 thru Week 15. As a work horse for the Vikings, he was able to record 13 games with at least 17-plus carries including 8 games with 20-plus carries. Peterson also added 7 games with ...
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