The Vikings launched into the 2012 season with a 26-23 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars at Mall of America Field. It was a big day for running back Adrian Peterson, it marked his return from major surgery last December and he broke a team record. Hear what Vikings players and coaches feel about the first win of the year.


Adrian Peterson

AP is announced last in the starting lineup:

Did you know all along you would play in this game?

Did you get more carries than you expected?

What are your feelings about today’s performance after all that you’ve gone through?

Did you have any trepidation or nerves before you got that first carry?

On setting the career rushing record for the Vikings…

Talks about win...

What was going on early in the game and what changed late in the 2nd quarter?

Leslie Frazier

How did you determine Adrian Peterson would start the game?

Chris Kluwe

Talks about fellow kicker Blair Walsh...