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Peterson's stats, methods are staggering

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Adrian Peterson is being mentioned as an MVP candidate, for good reason. He leads the league in rushing yards, but also in many other categories, and some of his best runs have come with teams stacking up determined to stop him. The carnage report is inside.

It's hard to figure which of Adrian Peterson's statistics are most impressive. There are just so many. Maybe that's why his overall body of work this season has him in the conversation for MVP, despite being less than 11 months removed from surgery to repair the anterior cruciate and medial collateral ligaments in his left knee. "He'd be my candidate," tight end Kyle Rudolph said. "Watching him do... Recommended Stories

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