Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson on Wheaties box


Adrian Peterson topped the 2,000-yard milestone. He won the NFL MVP award. Now he has attained the holy grail of breakfasthood.

AP got the Wheaties box. (via @DarrenRovell)

The news sparked a spirited debate in the NFL Media newsroom about best cereals. We caught a surprising amount of heat for backing Kix. Cinnamon Toast Crunch was the consensus winner, though it seems unfair to put that delicious sugar monstrosity up against more health-minded fare.

Wheaties was not in the discussion. A cursory Google search tells us we're not alone.

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