At this point it is AP's to lose.
Peterson is the front-runner for the award right now, and for good reason. He has been giving opposing defenses nightmares all season. Peterson has the rare ability to run around or through would-be tacklers (he seems to enjoy the latter a lot more). Less than a year after tearing his ACL, heis within striking distance of Eric Dickersonís single season rushing record of 2,105 yards (Peterson needs 294 yards over his final two games to set a new record).