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Vikings RB Peterson active vs. Lions


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Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, who had been listed as questionable with an illness on Saturday, is active and will start in Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions.

Peterson also had been listed as probable to play with a finger injury. With the illness, Peterson was subsequently downgraded to questionable.

Peterson was limited in practice on Wednesday and Thursday.

The Vikings also announced that rookie wide receiver Stefon Diggs will be joining Peterson in the starting lineup.

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