EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Vikings know who'll be giving the handoffs this week, even if they're not sure yet who'll be taking them.
Running back Adrian Peterson has shed the walking boot on his sprained right foot, but he wasn't ready for practice Wednesday. He probably won't participate until Friday at the earliest, and coach Leslie Frazier said he's more optimistic about the condition of backup Toby Gerhart than he is with Peterson. Gerhart's hamstring injury will also likely keep him from practicing until Friday. (MORE)