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The recent history between the Minnesota Vikings and New Orleans Saints has forever changed the two franchises since they met in the NFC Championship game on Jan. 24, 2010. New Orleans' 31-28 overtime victory propelled them to a win in the Super Bowl. The two teams met again in the season opener of the 2010 season with the Saints winning 14-9, the first loss in a season that led to the eventual dismissal of coach Brad Childress and quarterback Brett Favre. While it's little consolation at this point, some of the Vikings' players, including defensive end Jared Allen, say they'd still like the satisfaction of beating New Orleans. Minnesota (2-11) hosts the Saints (10-3) on Sunday. Here are five things to look for during Sunday's game: 1. How effective will Adrian Peterson be in his first game in four weeks? Peterson has missed the past three games with a high ankle sprain and is listed as probable to return. Despite missing the three games and most of the game ...
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