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Despite hesitancy, how is Peterson pacing?

Adrian Peterson (David Banks/Getty)

What would Adrian Peterson need to do over the next 14 games to reach 2,500 yards, or even 2,000, and how does his two-game start compare to last year? He hasn't been bad, but he said he realized one thing he was doing wrong Sunday in his first 100-yard effort of the year.

Adrian Peterson reached the 100-yard rushing mark against the Chicago Bears twice on Sunday, but it wasn't anything like when he doubled 100 yards against them in 2007 with his 224-yard performance. Instead, Peterson surpassed 100 yards rushing, then suffered a 13-yard loss five minutes into the fourth quarter and worked his way back up to exactly 100 yards. It left him with 193 yards on 4...

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