Peterson saw a season-low 10 carries in Week 6 against Carolina as the Vikings fell into a large deficit early. He still averaged 6.2 yards on those limited touches, and should bounce back in a big way Monday night against the Giants.
Peterson is constantly facing eight and even nine man fronts as the Vikings struggle to pass efficiently. With Josh Freeman the likely starter Monday night, and the Giants 26th ranked run defense on tap, look for Peterson to return to his old, game breaking, self.
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