Found August 21, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
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As Vikings coach Leslie Frazier warned 10 days ago when Adrian Peterson returned to practice, it would be a mistake to assume the All-Pro runner was "back." While Peterson has said he's ready to carry the offense, the Vikings will not test his readiness in the preseason. Frazier and the Vikings will hold Peterson out of the final two preseason games but not ruling out Peterson for the Sept. 9 opener against Jacksonville. "I want to caution you," Frazier said Aug. 12, the day Peterson returned to practice for the first time since reconstructive knee surgery in January. "I know there are a lot of fans who are very optimistic and excited about seeing him back. But for us, it's just part of the process. It doesn't mean a whole lot other than he's done a great job in his rehab up to this point off to the side with our strength coaches, (head athletic trainer) Eric Sugarman and his staff and our medical staff." Peterson was taken off the...
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