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No practice on Tuesday for Adrian Peterson

No practice on Tuesday for Adrian Peterson

profootballtalk.com startribune.com Updated Oct 23, 2012
If the Vikings would have practiced on Monday, running back Adrian Peterson wouldn’t have.  They practiced on Tuesday, and Adrian Peterson didn’t. In advance of Thursday night’s game against the Buccaneers, Peterson is resting an ankle that, as he
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