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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...

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