Jackson: Injury or not, I'll play vs. Eagles DeSean Jackson made it clear at the end of his press conference. Bad shoulder or not, the Washington Redskins receiver plans on playing Sunday's game against his former team at Philadelphia.
Vikings admit 'mistake' as Peterson barred Admitting they "made a mistake," the Minnesota Vikings changed course Wednesday as running back Adrian Peterson was placed on the NFL's exempt list, barring him from all team activities until his child-abuse case is resolved.
Nike suspends Peterson's endorsement deal Nike has suspended its contract with Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, announcing the decision Wednesday as part of a statement which also addressed the company's role as a partner with the NFL.
Eagles RB Brian Westbrook does more overall for his offense, but Vikings RB Onterrio Smith has become a home-run threat against spread out fronts. Both teams have weaknesses when it comes to defending the run, which makes that facet of this game even more intriguing. Because of the matchup problems that Owens and Moss present, neither defense can afford to overload in run support. As a result, Monday night's winner should be decided by the running back that finishes with the most production.