Adrian Peterson

Adrian Peterson

Height: 6' 1"Weight: 220 lbsAge: 33College: OklahomaDrafted: #7 (1st Rd. by Minnesota)

Week 1 Outlook

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There are few better narratives in Week 1 than Peterson facing off against the Vikings in Minnesota. Given his comments, Peterson will undoubtedly be motivated to be at his best, and it's likely that the Saints will try to get him some goal-line work in an effort to get a touchdown. While it remains to be seen how much Peterson has left in the tank or the exact breakdown of the workload in the New Orleans backfield, the narrative alone, and the likelihood that Peterson scores a touchdown, makes him a fine play in the first game of the season.

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Adrian Peterson to be placed on Injured Reserve

Adrian Peterson (neck) will be placed on Injured Reserve this week, ending his 2017 season.

Fantasy Impact

Peterson had a brief resurgence with the Cardinals, but that was more about an increase in volume than effectiveness. He reportedly plans to play in 2018, but likely won't be much of a fantasy factor unless he lands in the absolutely ideal situation.

Dan Harris - 5 weeks ago
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Rush AttRush YdsRush TdsRecsRec YdsRec TdsFumblesPoints
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Rush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Last Week79049.9
Last 3 Weeks44.7025.3
Season to Date52.
Game Log
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OPPRush YdsRush TdsRecsPoints
Week 12vs. JAC79049.9
Week 11@ HOU26013.9
Week 10vs. SEA29012.2
Week 9@ SF1590214.7
Strength of Schedule
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Next Game@ DET1st easiest opponent
Next 3 GamesIND, DAL, SF20th easiest opponents
Playoffs (?)TEN, WAS, NYG10th easiest opponents
Rest of Season--11th easiest remaining opponents