Adrian Peterson might be back a lot sooner than a lot of people anticipated ... but we're guessing he isn't one of them.

Kevin Love might be deserving some praise for how well he defended after getting his fourth foul Sunday.

FIVE THINGS

The U.S. won 104 medals and 46 golds in London. How that compares to the previous five Summer Games:

2008: 110 medals, 36 golds

2004: 101, 35

2000: 94, 37

1996: 101, 44

1992: 108, 37

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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"I came here to be a legend. I am now, so I am very happy with myself." -- Usain Bolt on Sunday, obviously pleased with his Olympics.