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Adrian Peterson    RB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Peterson was accused of injuring another of his children in a disciplinary incident in June of 2013, but his lawyer says authorities took no action and the allegation isn't true, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports. The Vikings acknowledged in a statement they knew of the incident before deciding to reinstate him to the team this week.

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Blair Walsh    K   Minnesota Vikings
 
Walsh's only field goal attempt in Sunday's loss to New England was blocked. However, he did make his only extra point attempt.

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Jasper Brinkley    LB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Brinkley started at middle linebacker and had 11 total tackles in Sunday's loss to New England.

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Tom Johnson    DE   Minnesota Vikings
 
Johnson had his second sack of the season in Sunday's win over New England.

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Greg Jennings    WR   Minnesota Vikings
 
Jennings had just one reception for four yards and was targeted just four times in Sunday's loss to New England.

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Kyle Rudolph    TE   Minnesota Vikings
 
Rudolph had five receptions for 53 yards in Sunday's loss to New England. He was targeted eight times.

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Jarius Wright    WR   Minnesota Vikings
 
Wright had one reception for 12 yards and lost five yards on one rushing attempt in Sunday's loss to New England.

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Adrian Peterson    RB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Peterson, who will fully participate in this week's practices and meetings, is expected to play this Sunday in New Orleans, the Vikings announced on their official website. "To be clear, we take very seriously any matter that involves the welfare of a child. At this time, however, we believe this is a matter of due process and we should allow the legal system to proceed so we can come to the most effective conclusions and then determine the appropriate course of action," Vikings owners Zygi and Mark Wilf said in a statement.

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Cordarrelle Patterson    WR   Minnesota Vikings
 
Patterson caught four passes on seven targets for 56 yards Sunday against the Patriots.

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Jerick McKinnon    RB   Minnesota Vikings
 
McKinnon had two carries seven yards and caught 2-of-3 targets for five yards in Sunday's 30-7 loss to the Patriots.

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Matt Asiata    RB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Asiata rushed for 36 yards on 13 carries and caught 5-of-7 targets for 48 yards with a TD in Sunday's 30-7 loss to the Patriots.

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Matt Cassel    QB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said after Sunday's loss to the Patriots that Cassel will start next week's game against the Saints, The Boston Globe's Shalise Manza Young reports.

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Rodney Smith    WR   Minnesota Vikings
 
Smith (hamstring) is inactive for Sunday's game against the Patriots.

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Joe Banyard    RB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Banyard is active for Sunday's game against New England, Scout.com reports.

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Matt Asiata    RB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Asiata is listed as the starter at running back Sunday against New England, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

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Sharrif Floyd    DT   Minnesota Vikings
 
Floyd (shoulder) is not included on the Vikings' inactive list ahead of Sunday's game against the Patriots.

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Xavier Rhodes    CB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Rhodes (groin) is not included on the Vikings' inactive list ahead of Sunday's game against the Patriots.

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Michael Mauti    LB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Mauti (foot) is inactive for Sunday's game against New England.

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Matt Asiata    RB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Asiata will start at running back against New England, a source close to the team told Stacey Dales of NFL Network.

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Adrian Peterson    RB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Peterson was released on $15,000 bail early Saturday after surrendering to police in Montgomery County Texas following his arrest on a felony charge of injury to a child, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports. The Montgomery County district attorney said the next court appearance for Peterson's case won't be for several weeks and a trial will not be scheduled for several months. The NFL will review Peterson's case under the NFL's personal conduct policy, NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy said. Peterson will not play Sunday against New England as he has been deactivated by the Vikings.

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Joe Banyard    RB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Banyard will be activated from the practice squad and added to the 53-man roster before Sunday's game against New England, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

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Jerick McKinnon    RB   Minnesota Vikings
 
With the Vikings having deactivated Adrian Peterson for Sunday's game against the Patriots, McKinnon will likely serve as the backup to Matt Asiata.

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Matt Asiata    RB   Minnesota Vikings
 
With the Vikings having deactivated Adrian Peterson for Sunday's game against the Patriots, Asiata is in line to make the start at running back.

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Adrian Peterson    RB   Minnesota Vikings
 
The Vikings have deactivated Peterson for Sunday's game against the Patriots.

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Michael Mauti    LB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Mauti (foot) is probable for Sunday's game against New England.

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Sharrif Floyd    DT   Minnesota Vikings
 
Floyd (shoulder) is questionable for Sunday's game against New England.

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Xavier Rhodes    CB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Rhodes (groin) is questionable for Sunday's game against New England.

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Adrian Peterson    RB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Peterson has been indicted by a Montgomery County, Texas, grand jury on charges of reckless or negligent injury to a child, ESPN reports. Minnesota is deciding whether Peterson will play this weekend, Jay Glazer of Fox Sports reports.

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Xavier Rhodes    CB   Minnesota Vikings
 
Rhodes (groin) was limited in practice Thursday, Ben Volin of the Boston Globe reports.

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Minnesota Vikings Schedule
Sep 7
W 34-6
Sep 14
L 7-30
Sep 21
1:00 PM ET
Sep 28
4:25 PM ET
Oct 2
8:25 PM ET
Oct 12
 vs. Detroit Lions
1:00 PM ET
Oct 19
1:00 PM ET
Oct 26
1:00 PM ET
Nov 2
1:00 PM ET
Nov 16
1:00 PM ET
Nov 23
1:00 PM ET
Nov 30
1:00 PM ET
Dec 7
 vs. New York Jets
1:00 PM ET
Dec 14
1:00 PM ET
Dec 21
1:00 PM ET
Dec 28
 vs. Chicago Bears
1:00 PM ET
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