Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
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

Email

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.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement