It’s been an up and down return to the NFL for Adrian Peterson through the first two weeks of the season. However, in Minnesota’s Week 3 matchup with the Chargers, Peterson is proving that he is still one of the elite NFL running backs.
AP already had a touchdown run earlier in the game – his first since returning – and he added a second on this impressive 43-yard-touchdown run to put the Vikings up 17-7. The big run, which came on the first Vikings snap of the second half, was highlighted by this beastly stiff arm:
I think it’s safe to say he’s back.