Miami Dolphins defeat Minnesota Vikings, 14-10

MINNEAPOLIS - When Brett Favre made the decision, finally, to return for a 20th NFL season, he made it clear from the start that duplicating last year's magic with the Minnesota Vikings wasn't going to be easy.

Then again, he didn't think it was going to be THIS hard.

Favre was intercepted three times and the Miami Dolphins defense stopped Adrian Peterson on fourth-and-goal from the 1 to preserve a 14-10 victory over the Vikings on Sunday.

After throwing two inter...

Adrian Peterson put on one of his great running exhibitions Sunday, carrying the ball 28 times for 145 yards and a touchdown in the Vikings' 14-10 loss to the Dolphins.

Peterson ran 12 times for 61 yards in the first half and 12 for 80 in the fourth quarter; the mystery is the third quarter, when he had four carries for only 4 yards. Despite his great performance, the running back took the blame for the loss because he was unable to score in the fourth quarter with what...