Quick Reads: The value of a fumble

The Vikings and Saints put the ball on the ground Sunday -- a lot. How much did it cost?

Updated: January 25, 2010, 3:20 PM ET
By Bill Barnwell | Football Outsiders

We handed this Quick Reads intro off to Adrian Peterson, but then he dropped it.

Maybe you saw that one coming. After the New Orleans Saints and Minnesota Vikings played a game that was more reminiscent of Pop Warner football on Sunday night, though, fumbles are on our mind.