Vikings RB Adrian Peterson played through ankle injury
What are you looking for?
 
 
 
 

Vikings RB Adrian Peterson played through ankle injury

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson @AdrianPeterson played through an ankle injury on Sunday and still managed to have two of his longest runs this season. "The whole game I was fighting through it," said Peterson. "The wrong tackle aggravates it, but I got through it. I couldn't cut, and I was trying to test it out. That threw my focus off." In spite of his injury, Peterson totaled 103 yards although he hasn't found the end zone since Week 1.

Fantasy Analysis:

Peterson continues to have a solid year and has outplayed most people's expectations of him. He's had at least 80 total yards in every game and currently ranks eighth in the NFL in rushing yards per game (84). Looking ahead, the Vikings don't play the meat of their schedule until after their Week 11 bye. In those final six games, they face Green Bay twice, Chicago twice, St. Louis and Houston. For now though, Peterson is a must-start as long as he's healthy.

Source:
1500 ESPN Twin Cities

FFToolbox is now ScoutFantasy.com. Become a Scout Member today to get access to the best fantasy players in the world!

0 Comments | Add Yours

There are no comments on this article yet.

You must login in order to comment:

If you do not have an account yet, register here -- it's free

Warning: You don't have cookies enabled in your internet broswer. Without cookies, you will not be able to login. Some web browsers allow cookies to be managed on a per-site basis.



News Archive
NFL News Feed: XML Feed
Subscribe to FFToolbox NFL News and Rumors by Email


Partner of USA TODAY Sports Digital Properties