Gerhart gets work with Peterson hurt
By Jon Krawczynski
AP Sports Writer
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Toby Gerhart was used to being a workhorse running back from his days as a college star at Stanford.
He wasn't playing behind Adrian Peterson then.
With Peterson starting for the Minnesota Vikings, it's been a quiet two seasons for Gerhart in the NFL. But Peterson suffered a high ankle sprain two weeks ago, giving Gerhart into a more featured role.
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