Adrian Peterson, 6 carries for 18 yards

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  1. mattjames2010

    mattjames2010 Well-Known Member

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    Peterson either needs to be the featured back or released. He's not a type of player that fits a RBBC.

    Honestly, they should have tried for Charles, I think he would fit that offense far better than Peterson.
     
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  2. sean10mm

    sean10mm Well-Known Member

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    Peterson could bounce back, but people needed to recognize that he's OLD for a running back. He's 32, an age when 99% of running backs are out of the league.

    Lynch looks like the better old running back right now, he's a year younger, plus taking a year off probably helped him physically. He's also had fewer major injuries I think.
     
  3. joseephuss

    joseephuss Well-Known Member

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    http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap30...-adrian-peterson-didnt-sign-up-for-nine-snaps

    Yes, Adrian you did sign up for 9 snaps a game. When you go to a team that has a pass happy offense, has a starting running back in front of you and also has another running back that is better suited as a 3rd down back/pass catcher then you set yourself up as a guy who will only get 9 snaps per game.
     
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  4. Doc50

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    It's possible that Loomis and Peyton are not on the same page -- GM buying assets that the coach doesn't want or need.
     
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  5. CashMan

    CashMan Well-Known Member

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    What did AP think when he signed? He was going to be the feature back in a throwing offense?
     
  6. Doc50

    Doc50 Original Fan

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    Yes, exactly that.
     
  7. ghst187

    ghst187 Well-Known Member

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    At that rate he will break Emmitts record when he's 73.
    Apparently, AP has a problem with reality, reality of his current abilities, reality of his current profession, and reality of what's appropriate in regards to child rearing...I'm sure there more
     
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  8. totheleft

    totheleft Active Member

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    Omg you killed me with the 73 bit.....:laugh::lmao::muttley::bow: I did manage to recover and read the rest.
     
  9. big dog cowboy

    big dog cowboy THE BIG DOG Staff Member

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    No kididng. That's the thing I didn't get about signing AP. Made no sense at all.
     
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