After a dozen carries and more than 70 yards in the first half, you'd think Adrian Peterson would be the go-to guy to keep the Vikings momentum going. The second half of the disastrous game against Detroit, though, shows Peterson with a mere five carries. The rest is history.
Peterson frustrated by lack of second half carries
Adrian Peterson is getting frustrated over the lack of second half carries he's been given this year. Peterson's father, Nelson, said Adrian was upset that he wasn't used more frequently after the Vikings took a 20-0 lead over the Lions.