Adrian Peterson 'Getting Better' After ACL Injury

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Friday March 9th, 2012

Adrian Peterson is on the comeback trail from a torn ACL, and the Minnesota Vikings running back took to Twitter today to say he's progressing nicely.

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Peterson went down in Week 16 of the 2011 season against the Washington Redskins. He underwent surgery on Dec. 30 to repair his knee, and he's now targeting Week 1 of the 2012 season for a return.

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