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Veteran Ravens defenders have not-so-fond memories of facing Adrian Peterson
Veteran Ravens defenders have not-so-fond memories of facing Adrian Peterson

Only four current Ravens defenders were on the roster when the team last played the Minnesota Vikings in 2009. Those who remain have not-so-fond memories of trying to tackle Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. Peterson, who was already a superstar in his third season in the league, rushed for 143 yards on 22 carries in that game, which was among the most memorable regular-season games of the John Harbaugh era. With Brett Favre and the Vikings getting off to a fast start at the Metrodome, the Ravens trailed by 14 points in the first quarter and were down 17 early in the fourth. But second-year quarterback Joe Flacco threw for 196 yards and two touchdowns to lead a furious comeback...

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