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Adrian Peterson, other Vikings players draw Capitol crowd

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ST. PAUL -- A visit by three big-name Vikings football players created a ruckus in the Capitol building Wednesday afternoon as lawmakers considered whether to build a new stadium for the team's 10 home games a year and other events.


While a committee debating the fate of a Vikings stadium proposal was in recess, running back Adrian Peterson, center John Sullivan and linebacker Chad Greenway met with Gov. Mark Dayton and lobbied others for a new home.

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