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Peterson On Popular List

“Forbes” magazine has released its “Most-Liked NFL Players” list and Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is second.  Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald is first on the list.  After Peterson is New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, Green Bay Packers signal-caller Aaron Rodgers and Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson.

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