Tag Archives: Adrian Peterson

Fully-guaranteed contracts could cause problems for teams, players


It’s easy to say that NFL contracts should be fully guaranteed. In theory, every player should want that. In practice, fully-guaranteed contracts could create plenty of problems, both for teams and for players. Especially for younger players trying either to get a job or to get paid a fair salary. Assume, for example, that Adrian…

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Senate hearing on domestic violence in professional sports happens Tuesday


On Tuesday, outgoing Senator John D. Rockefeller IV, the Chairman of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee, will conduct a hearing on domestic violence in professional sports.  With the election past and Rockefeller retiring, he’s clearly not pandering to voters or advancing any other political agenda. On the agenda to testify is NFL executive…

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Surgex Sports Fantasy Studs and Duds Champions Announced

Kevin Kolb and John Skelton

The NFL regular season has concluded, which means it’s time to go over Week 17’s #Studs and #Duds and crown our Stud and Dud winners for the 2012 season. #STUDS 1. Alfred Morris (RB) Washington Redskins The Redskins rookie running back had a monster week 17 performance when the team needed it the most. Morris rushed for 200 yards and […]

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Adrian Peterson Comes Up 9 Yards Shy of Eric Dickerson’s Single Season Rushing Record

Adrian Peterson

Adrian Peterson made it very close. Peterson rushed 26 yards to the Packers 11 yard line as the clock was running out. Unfortunately, Peterson ended up nine yards shy of Eric Dickerson’s single season rushing record of 2,105 yards. The Vikings kicked the game winning field goal as time ran out to defeat the Packers 37-34 and clinch a spot in the playoffs. Despite not […]

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Surgex Sports Studs and Duds: Week 16

Tony Romo and Dez Bryant

    #STUDS 1. Dez Bryant (WR) Dallas Cowboys Bryant seems to have taken the next step to becoming a top level fantasy wide receiver. Bryant’s week 16 performance was masterful. Bryant caught nine passes for over 200 yards and two touchdowns. 2. Tony Romo (QB) Dallas Cowboys Romo has upped his game the last few weeks. He continues to […]

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