Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson (center,top) became the seventh player to rush for 2,000 yards in a season Sunday afternoon against the Green Bay Packers in Minneapolis. Peterson ÿnished with 199 yards and a touchdown in the Vikings’ 37-34 victory over the Packers, leaving him nine yards shy of breaking Eric Dickerson’s single-season record of 2,105 set in 1984. -
Photo by AP / JIM MONE
Minnesota’s Adrian Peterson ran right past everyone this season.
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Sports, Pages 13 on 12/31/2012
Print Headline: Playoffs the payoff/Peterson, at 2,097, nine short of record