Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, center, runs for a six-yard touchdown in front of Detroit Lions safety C.C. Brown, left, and cornerback Jonathan Wade in the second quarter Sunday at the Metrodome in Minneapolis. (Associated Press)
Peterson runs for 160 yards as Vikes top Lions
By Jon Krawczynski, AP Sports Writer
MINNEAPOLIS -- Move over, Brett. Adrian Peterson is taking over the struggling Minnesota Vikings offense.
With Brett Favre again unable to move the ball through the air, Peterson rushed for 160 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Vikings to a 24-10 victory over the Detroit Lions on Sunday.
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