Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/5/14

MINNEAPOLIS - NOVEMBER 22: Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings smiles on the sideline against the Seattle Seahawks at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome on November 22, 2009 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
MINNEAPOLIS -- Adrian Peterson drove downfield, Green Bay Packers defenders draped all over him, pushing, pushing, pushing toward history. Freeze-frame that moment. With the game on the line, the playoffs in the balance and an all-time record just a few yards away, the Minnesota Vikings gave the ball to Peterson. Again, and again and again. And he delivered. Peterson ran for the final 26 yards of his 199 yards on Sunday at Mall of America Field, a bruising off-tackle adventure in which he seemed to carry the entire Green Bay defense with him. When he was finally tackled, the Vikings were in position for Blair Walsh to kick a 29-yard field goal as time expired that gave the Vikings a 37-34 victory. History? Peterson finished the regular season with 2,097 yards. He is the seventh player to run for 2,000 or more in a season, and he now ranks second, all-time, coming just eight yards short of tying Eric Dickerson's record of 2,105 and nine yards shy of breaking it. "It's a bi...
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