Key matchup in Cowboys’ game against Vikings

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Cowboys LB Sean Lee vs. Vikings RB Adrian Peterson:

Sean Lee is the reigning defensive player of the month. Adrian Peterson is the reigning MVP. It should be an intriguing matchup to see how Lee and the Cowboys’ defense handle arguably the best back in the game today. The Cowboys held Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy in check two weeks ago, but Peterson is a bigger back with similar speed. “You have to rally around the football and you have to have a bunch of guys tackling him,” Lee said of containing Peterson. “You have to be extremely disciplined in your gap because he can hit any gap, he can take the edge and, if you let him loose, he can take it to the end zone every single play.”

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