The Vikings lost to the Raiders yesterday 27-21 at Mall of America Field, the loss drops Minnesota to 2-8 and Oakland takes the top spot in the AFC West with a 6-4 record. The Vikings travel to Atlanta next Sunday to battle the 6-4 Falcons.

Adrian Peterson suffered a high ankle sprain early in the game and never returned, although AP hopes to play on Sunday, the Vikings are being a little more cautious.