Adrian Peterson: Fantasy football is a ‘headache’

Adrian Peterson is on record as saying rushing for 100 yards per game is “so easy.” Fantasy football? Not so much. The Vikings’ All-World running back told USA Today’s For The Win that being the consensus top NFL fantasy player is a “headache.” “I don’t wanna say it’s so worksome, but it gets worksome,” Peterson…

Adrian Peterson: I will ‘definitely’ break rushing record

After Adrian Peterson fell painfully short of Eric Dickerson’s single-season rushing record in 2012, he vowed to eclipse the mark — and then some — in 2013. With five days until the season begins, the Vikings’ All-World running back isn’t relenting. In a sit-down with ESPN’s Bob Holtzman, Peterson expressed confidence that he’ll break the…

Cordarrelle Patterson more explosive than Randy Moss?

By all accounts, Cordarrelle Patterson was the most physically gifted receiver in this year’s draft class. Such is the reason the Vikings traded up in the first round to snag the ex-Volunteer. And they could soon have a megastar on their hands. Former University of Tennessee receivers coach Charlie Baggett, who helped recruit Patterson, recently…

Adrian Peterson says he’s ‘not with’ gay marriage

Adrian Peterson’s now-former teammate, punter Chris Kluwe, is a noted activist for gay marriage, often speaking out or attending demonstrations that stress equality. Don’t expect Peterson to do the same. In a recent interview with Sirius/XM NFL Radio, the Vikings’ superstar running back said he’s “not with” gay marriage. “To each his own,” Peterson said,…

Brian Urlacher reportedly ‘leaning toward’ joining Vikings

Brian Urlacher might not be leaving the NFC North, after all. A source tells Michael Sneed of the Chicago Sun-Times that the former Bears linebacker has been in contact with the Broncos and Vikings, and is leaning toward signing with the latter. “It’s getting close to happening, but Brian is leaning toward heading to Minnesota…