Minnesota was sooooo yesterday. I’m actually in New Orleans now, gearing up to go to Saints OTAs in a little bit. But before I do, let’s get reflect on what we saw in Eden Prairie during Vikings OTAs (which I talked about on TV here). What happened? – The biggest thing that happened was that rehabbing Adrian Peterson and Percy Harvin ran up a hill. And I’m not lying, it was one of the coolest things I’ve seen. Two electric athletes, both fighting their way back to health, just absolutely going after it. They were racing. Harvin won almost all of them, but Peterson did get him twice — ACL tear and all. “It was a bit tough,” Harvin said. […]
Posts Tagged ‘Adrian Peterson’
Adrian Peterson, Jamaal Charles and DeMarco Murray are all coming off injuries in 2011. Find out how this trio is progressing and where you should target them in fantasy drafts.
Who’s the best draft pick of this millennium? NFL.com analyst Elliot Harrison ponders just that as he lists the top 25 picks since 2000.
A grown man shouldn’t believe in the Madden Curse, but it will impact my fantasy draft.
With Brandon Jacobs now in San Francisco, the fantasy value of Frank Gore takes a slight hit heading into the 2012 season.
Peyton Hillis says he contemplated retirement last season … for a career with the CIA? Alarm bells should be ringing in front offices around the NFL.
While Vikings RB Adrian Peterson pinpointed next week as a watershed moment in his rehabilitation from torn ligaments in his right knee, his coach, Leslie Frazier, urged his franchise’s most important player to pump the brakes.
Posted: Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Adrian Peterson, Antonio Brown, Buffalo Bills, Kevin Colbert, Mike Wallace, Minnesota Vikings, Pittsburgh Steelers, Stevie Johnson
With so many salary cap issues to wade through, the Steelers are in danger of losing Mike Wallace which would impact Pittsburgh’s offense and Wallace’s fantasy value.
Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Adrian Peterson, Arian Foster, Daniel Thomas, Houston Texans, Mario Williams, Miami Dolphins, Minnesota Vikings, Reggie Bush, Toby Gerhart
The number of featured backs around the NFL has been dwindling for years. Now it looks like one of the biggest names in fantasy football could find himself in a time-share next season.
Posted: Friday, January 13th, 2012 | Michael Fabiano Tags: Adrian Peterson
Adrian Peterson is confident that he’ll come back better than ever from ACL surgery. But if the past is any indication, he’ll have a tough time.
Posted: Wednesday, December 28th, 2011 | jasonfsmith1 Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Arian Foster, Adrian Peterson, Ahmad Bradshaw, Cam Newton, Chris Johnson, Darren McFadden, DeMarco Murray, Drew Brees, Eli Manning, Fred Jackson, Jamaal Charles, Mark Sanchez, Matt Forte, Matthew Stafford, Michael Turner, Peyton Hillis, Philip Rivers, Ray Rice
With the 2011 fantasy football season in the rear view mirror, Jason Smith looks at who could be the top fantasy pick in 2012. The answer isn’t as simple as you’d think.
Andre Johnson is out yet again, but fantasy owners shouldn’t quit on the talented wideout just yet.
As James Starks struggles to recover from an ankle injury, Ryan Grant has a chance to help fantasy owners in a big way against Kansas City.
Posted: Wednesday, December 14th, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Adrian Peterson, Ben Roethlisberger, Kansas City Chiefs, Kyle Orton, Minnesota Vikings, Pittsburgh Steelers, Ricky Stanzi, Toby Gerhart
Adrian Peterson looks like he’s back, Ben Roethlisberger doesn’t appear to be going anywhere and the Chiefs have no idea where they’re going at QB.
Adrian Peterson is a game-time decision for Minnesota this week, meaning fantasy owners should stay on alert in case he plays. And have a contingency plan ready in case he doesn’t.