Found December 28, 2012 on Fox Sports North:
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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The numbers -- a league-leading 1,898 rushing yards, 11 touchdowns, 6.0 yards per carry, 39 catches, a league-leading 2,113 yards from scrimmage -- speak for themselves and would stand up any in any season. For Adrian Peterson, 2012 hasn't been just any season or any year. The man who defied logic, and doctors' best projections, in his return from major knee surgery has had one of the most remarkable seasons in NFL history. Just over eight months from Dec. 30 surgery to repair tears to the anterior cruciate and medial collateral ligaments in his left knee, Peterson returned to the field for the Minnesota Vikings' first game of 2012. Every step of the way, Peterson has succeeded timelines and expectations, amazing even the strongest of skeptics. Now, Peterson has led Minnesota to the verge of the NFC playoffs following a 3-13 season while putting himself in the running for the MVP and Comeback Player of the Year awards. With 102 yards against the Gr...
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