Vikings kick returner Cordarrelle Patterson is the NFC Special Teams Player of the Week for Week Eight. Patterson earned the award after returning last week’s opening kickoff against Green Bay 109 yards for a touchdown, which was the longest kick return in NFL history and matched the longest play all-time.
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The U.S. unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low in August as employers added a modest 173,000 jobs, a key piece of evidence for the Federal Reserve.
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