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Something to Prove

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LAKE FOREST - Adrian Peterson beat out Brock Forsey as the third string running back. The way Peterson ran in the preseason may be a surprise to everyone, but the former sixth-round draft pick.

The 5-foot-10, 220-pounder went to camp in 2003 with a chance to compete with Anthony Thomas for the starting job. While that never materialized, Peterson made his first career start against Seattle in Week 7. He rushed for a career-high 55 yards, but suffered the injury that would eventually land him on Injured Reserve. "I knew that this would be my big chance. 2004 could make or break my... Recommended Stories

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