Posts Tagged ‘Adrian Peterson’
Posted: Sunday, November 4th, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Andrew Luck, Aaron Hernandez, Aaron Rodgers, Adrian Peterson, Andy Luck, Brandon Marshall, Calvin Johnson, Cam Newton, Carson Palmer, Chris Johnson, Darren McFadden, Doug Martin, Eli Manning, Greg Schiano, Hakeem Nicks, Jimmy Graham, Julio Jones, LeGarrette Blount, Peyton Manning, Robert Griffin III, Roddy White, Titus Young, Tom Crabtree
Our Adam Rank takes a look back at the fantasy weekend that was.
Posted: Thursday, October 25th, 2012 | NFL Playbook Staff Tags: Minnesota Vikings, NFL Network Thursday Night Football, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Adrian Peterson, Christian Ponder, Dexter McCluster, LaVonte David, Mark Barron, Mason Foster, Minnesota Vikings, NFL Network Thursday Night Football, NFL Playbook show, Percy Harvin, Tampa Bay Buccaneers
After being shredded for 377 yards and 4 TDs through the air, the Bucs’ defense is eager to rebound against Adrian Peterson and a run heavy Vikings offense.
Posted: Thursday, October 25th, 2012 | Kevin Patra Tags: NFL AM, Adrian Peterson, Christian Ponder, Minnesota Vikings
Christian Ponder’s improvement in his second season has been huge, but it’s all about Adrian Peterson leading to the Vikings 5-2 start.
Posted: Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012 | Kevin Patra Tags: NFL AM, Adrian Peterson, Double Coverage, Mark Kriegel, Steve Wyche
The Double Coverage guys debate whether Adrian Peterson is NFL MVP through seven weeks.
Posted: Monday, September 10th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Adrian Peterson, Arian Foster, Cam Newton, Josh Freeman, Mark Sanchez, Tom Brady, Vince Wilfork
When it comes to fashion, our NFL stars might not go all out like their NBA counterparts. If the September issue of GQ is any indication, however, we are going to see more style off the field this season. Here’s the best fashion from Week 1:
Posted: Tuesday, August 28th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Adrian Peterson, Jahvid Best, Kevin Smith, Mikel Leshoure, Tim Tebow
Could Tim Tebow become the first fantasy football running back eligible at the quarterback position?
Posted: Tuesday, August 14th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Adrian Peterson, Hakeem Nicks, Tim Tebow
Will the Wildcat offense increase Tim Tebow’s fantasy football value?
Posted: Thursday, August 9th, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: 2012 preseason gallery, Adrian Peterson, Calvin Johnson, Chad Johnson, Terrell Owens, Tim Tebow, Woody Johnson
Preseason games start on Thursday night and allow me to speak for everybody when I say we are ready for some football. But let’s be honest, some of us are a little rusty. Or maybe we’re just new to the sport all together, which means the vernacular can be a little intimidating.
Have no fear, he’s a look at some preseason glossary terms that will make it much easier to watch the game.
Posted: Friday, July 27th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Adrian Peterson, Brent Celek, Josh Morgan, Pierre Garcon, Santana Moss
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson might be placed on the PUP list, but fantasy football owners shouldn’t be too concerned.
Posted: Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Adrian Peterson, Earl Bennett, Jamaal Charles, Peyton Hillis, Toby Gerhart
Jamaal Charles and Peyton Hillis are expected to split carries 2012, but that’s a good sign for Charles’ fantasy football potential.
Posted: Friday, July 6th, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Steve Nash, Aaron Rodgers, Adrian Peterson, Brian Urlacher, DeSean Jackson, Los Angeles Lakers, Pittsburgh Steelers, Ray Lewis, Tom Brady
Steve Nash is going to play for the Los Angeles Lakers this season after a blockbuster deal this week. Nash’s trade to the Los Angeles Lakers comes months after Peyton Manning signed a deal with the Denver Broncos. But Nash’s deal is much more striking considering nobody ever thought they would see a day when Nash was a teammate with Kobe Bryant on the Los Angeles Lakers.
So with that in mind, we turned to Twitter on #talkaboutit Friday and asked you to select one NFL legend and a “no way” team for him to finish with, similar to Nash and the Los Angeles Lakers.
Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Adrian Peterson, Andre Roberts, Michael Floyd, Percy Harvin
Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is on target to play Week 1 of the 2012 season. Even so, caution might be key for his fantasy prospects.
Posted: Wednesday, June 20th, 2012 | Ian Rapoport Tags: Vikings, ACL, Adrian Peterson
Vikings RB Adrian Peterson tore his ACL on December 24, triggering the longest offseason of his life. He’s targeted Week 1 for his return, and he seems to be on track. That’s all come with work. “I’ve been in the lab,” Peterson told me, and that’s an apt description. How is he doing? What he has been doing? Will he be ready? All pertinent questions. At Vikings minicamp yesterday, I spoke with Peterson for a while, and here is the full interview. Peterson has always worked. No surprise. Everyone knows that. But this offseason has made him work even more. He’s been humbled, and that’s changed his sense of urgency. He is just dying to be out there. “It really […]
Posted: Wednesday, June 6th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Adrian Peterson, Doug Martin, Greg Schiano, Jerome Simpson, LeGarrette Blount, Pat Schurmur, Percy Harvin, Trent Richardson
The Browns expect Trent Richardson to be a workhorse as a rookie. How does that affect his fantasy value? Simply put, it’s great news.
Posted: Thursday, May 31st, 2012 | Adam Rank Tags: Ben Roethlisberger, Adrian Peterson, Hakeem Nicks, Todd Haley
Happy Thursday everybody. The biggest story in sports right now is the Los Angeles Kings’ victory in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals, that’s all anybody is talking about. But can you break yourself away long enough to talk some fantasy football?