Peterson Runs For 212 As Vikings Top Rams

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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Jerome Simpson #81 of the Minnesota Vikings looks to avoid being tackled after making a catch against Cortland Finnegan #31 of the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Brandon Gibson #11 of the St. Louis Rams is tackled by A.J. Jefferson #24 of the Minnesota Vikings after making a catch at the Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Allen Reisner #83 of the Minnesota Vikings sacks Sam Bradford #8 of the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Everson Griffen #97 of the Minnesota Vikings scores a touchdown after incepting a pass against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Brian Quick #83 of the St. Louis Rams catches a touchdown pass against Josh Robinson #21 of the Minnesota Vikings at the Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings hurdles one of his linemen while rushing against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Christian Ponder #7 of the Minnesota Vikings scores a touchdown against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings runs with the ball against the St. Louis Rams during the game at Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Vikings won 36-22 as Peterson rushed for 212 yards.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings looks on from the sideline against the St. Louis Rams during the game at Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Vikings won 36-22 as Peterson rushed for 212 yards.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings runs with the ball against the St. Louis Rams during the game at Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Vikings won 36-22 as Peterson rushed for 212 yards.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Christian Ponder #7 of the Minnesota Vikings spikes the ball after rushing for a five-yard touchdown in the first quarter against the St. Louis Rams during the game at Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Vikings won 36-22.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Brian Quick #83 of the St. Louis Rams makes a four-yard touchdown reception in the first half against Josh Robinson #21 of the Minnesota Vikings during the game at Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Vikings won 36-22.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings rushes for an 82-yard touchdown in the first half against the St. Louis Rams during the game at Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Vikings won 36-22.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Christian Ponder #7 of the Minnesota Vikings evades pressure before rushing for a first quarter touchdown against the St. Louis Rams during the game at Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Vikings won 36-22.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Everson Griffen #97 of the Minnesota Vikings returns an interception 29 yards for a first half touchdown against the St. Louis Rams during the game at Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Vikings won 36-22.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Christian Ponder #7 and Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings talk on the sideline against the St. Louis Rams during the game at Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Vikings won 36-22 as Peterson rushed for 212 yards.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Christian Ponder #7 of the Minnesota Vikings looks to pass the ball against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Christian Ponder #7 of the Minnesota Vikings is sacked by Eugene Sims #92 of the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Christian Ponder #7 of the Minnesota Vikings looks to pass the ball against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Chad Greenway #52 of the Minnesota Vikings pursues Sam Bradford #8 of the St. Louis Rams on a broken play at the Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Sam Bradford #8 of the St. Louis Rams looks on from the sideline against the Minnesota Vikings at the Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Steven Jackson #39 of the St. Louis Rams rushes against the Minnesota Vikings at the Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Minnesota Vikings v St. Louis Rams
Sam Bradford #8 of the St. Louis Rams passes against the Minnesota Vikings at the Edward Jones Dome on December 16, 2012 in St. Louis, Missouri.
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