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Notebook: Peterson's final carry hurt most

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Adrian Peterson went over 9,000 career yards and had 100 for the game, but it was a no-gainer that hurt the Vikings. Plus, get nearly 20 notes that help tell the tale of the game.

Adrian Peterson went over the 9,000 career rushing yardage mark Sunday, topping the milestone in just 91 games. That makes him the third fastest to reach the 9,000-yard level, trailing only Eric Dickerson and Jim Brown. But Peterson actually had to hit 100 yards twice Sunday. He went over 100 yards early in the fourth quarter, but then had a 13-yard loss that dropped him back to 89 yards and... Recommended Stories