NFC West Recap: Adrian Peterson Rushes For 134 Yards, Shines In Cardinals Debut

A recap of the latest news around the NFC West, including Adrian Peterson's strong debut with the Cardinals.

Here's a recap of the latest news around the NFC West division: 

Arizona Cardinals (3-3)

What happened:The Cardinals topped the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 38-33, in Week 6. 

  • Adrian Peterson didn't look 32 years old in his Cardinals debut against the Buccaneers. 
  • The Cardinals could have a new starting corner opposite of All-Pro Patrick Peterson. 
  • Darren Urban of azcardinals.com looked at how the team is preparing for their upcoming trip overseas to London. 

What's Next:The Cardinals head across the pond for a game against the Rams.


San Francisco 49ers (0-6)

What happened: The 49ers fell to 0-6 on the season after losing to Washington. 

  • The 49ers made a quarterback switch Sunday, replacing Brian Hoyer with C.J. Beathard. Head coach Kyle Shanahan explained the decision here. 
  • Joe Fann of 49ers.com offered nine takeaways from Sunday's loss. 
  • 49ers running back Carlos Hyde dominated the workload in San Francisco's backfield in Week 6. 

What's Next:The 49ers host the Dallas Cowboys in Week 7.


Los Angeles Rams (4-2)

What happened: The Rams defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars, 27-17, in Week 6.

  • Myles Simmons of therams.com looked at how special teams factored into the Rams' win over the Jaguars. 
  • Todd Gurley has reached at least 110 yards rushing in three of the Rams' last four games. 
  • Finally, Los Angeles running back Lance Dunbar is now eligible to come off the Physically Unable to Perform list (PUP), giving the team another versatile offensive weapon. 

What's Next:The Rams meet the Cardinals in London.

Team photographer Rod Mar shares exclusive behind-the-scenes images from the Seahawks' 16-10 win over the Los Angeles Rams during Week 5 at L.A. Coliseum.

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