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.
Posts Tagged ‘Adrian Peterson’
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.
Several big name fantasy players are trying to fight their way back from injuries to play in Week 14, but fantasy owners should be wary of all of them.
Posted: Thursday, December 1st, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Adrian Peterson, Ahmad Bradshaw, Cedric Benson, Cincinnati Bengals, Hakeem Nicks, Mario Manningham, Minnesota Vikings, New York Giants
Three key Giants missed practice Thursday, which could leave plenty of fantasy owners scrambling to find replacements during the final week of the fantasy regular season.
Posted: Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011 | NFL.com Staff Tags: Three and out, Adrian Peterson, Buffalo Bills, C.J. Spiller, DeSean Jackson, Fred Jackson, Michael Vick, Minnesota Vikings, Philadelphia Eagles
Fred Jackson is ruled out for Week 12 while Michael Vick, DeSean Jackson and Adrian Peterson try to work their way back to action despite seemingly tough odds.
With Adrian Peterson, Jay Cutler and Michael Vick all hurting, fantasy owners could be missing key pieces for the stretch run of the fantasy regular season.
Adrian Peterson could become a bigger part of Minnesota’s passing game while it looks like Sam Bradford and Peyton Hillis will be out another week.
Cowboys fans no doubt are still giddy over the 253-yard rushing effort by rookie RB DeMarco Murray in Week 7. Forget the fact that it’s a single-game franchise record, because a bit more context makes the performance even more impressive.