Vikings' Peterson active for game against Panthers

Updated: September 21, 2008, 1:00 PM ET
Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS -- Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was active on Sunday for Minnesota's game against the Carolina Panthers even though he missed significant practice time last week with a hamstring injury.

Coach Brad Childress had said the NFL's leading rusher would be a game-time decision, and he was not among the list of inactives distributed before the game.

His presence is a huge boost for the 0-2 Vikings' struggling offense, which failed to score a touchdown ...

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