Adrian Peterson will be without his lead blocker for the first three weeks of the 2013 season. The NFL has suspended fullback Jerome Felton for violating the league's substance abuse policy.
Vikings Pro Bowl fullback Jerome Felton underwent an emergency appendectomy on Wednesday, meaning Adrian Peterson's lead blocker will most likely miss the rest of the preseason.
Two days after the beginning of the 2013 NFL Free Agency period, let's take a look at where your team stands.
The Vikings rode Adrian Peterson to the playoffs last season. To take the next step they must upgrade their wide-receiver corps -- even if Percy Harvin is back -- and their linebackers.
Will Brinson examines the 2013 franchise-tag deadline winners and losers.
With 30 teams planning for 2013, Jason La Canfora checks potential free agents. Receivers intrigue on offense, along with a former No. 1 overall pick who could be moving.
The Associated Press' 2012 NFL All-Pro Team, as selected by a national panel of 50 media members, was announced Saturday.
They say that every rose has its thorn, and Sunday's finale that launched the Vikings into the playoffs still carries a slight sting of disappointment for RB Adrian Peterson, who came up nine yards short of the NFL single-season rushing record.
Adrian Peterson doesn't get the record but does it matter? Gregg Doyel says the Vikings make the playoffs because of the 'All-Day' greatness of their star and weighs in on their playoff chances at Green Bay.
Vikings center John Sullivan just missed making the Pro Bowl when the announcements were made on Wednesday. He was chosen to be a first alternate (along with fellow offensive lineman rookie LT Matt Kalil), but that designation won't get him the $500,000 bonus he would have received had he been voted onto the team.

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