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Notebook: Picking up the passing game

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The previous success of Adrian Peterson could be contributing to the current success of the passing game. See how it seems to be one or the other for the Vikings offense this season, with comments from Peterson, Matt Birk and more.

The theme is clear at Winter Park: Win by any means possible. The difference is that now the Vikings appear to be balancing out there offensive game plan as defenses commit resources to stopping Adrian Peterson and the Vikings' rushing attack. "Sometimes defenses are not going to let you do certain things. You always strive for balance, but sometimes if teams are going to play to stop the run... Recommended Stories