NFL Game of the Week: [Colts](/teams/indianapoliscolts/profile?team=IND) 18, [Vikings](/teams/minnesotavikings/profile?team=MIN) 15
By Gerry Reimel
"Fat, drunk and stupid is no way to go through life" -- Dean Wurmer.
The NFL analog of that advice might go something like this: Injured, insulted and 0-2 is no way to start a season.
What's the connection? 1978. That's the year both Animal House and the NFL's 16-game regular-season made their debut. And in the 30 years since, only 27 teams that started the season 0-2 have gone on to make the postseason.
9 Rec | 137 Yards | 0 TD
29 Att | 160 Yards | 0 TD
Peterson is averaging 100.3 rush yards per game (best mark in the league) since entering the NFL in 2007.