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Adrian Peterson: Ready for San Diego?

The Vikings are gearing up for preseason game No. 3 this week when they host the San Diego Chargers. Will Adrian Peterson play? Nobody knows for sure, but the plan is to increase Peterson's workload everyday in practice this week.
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