Adrian Peterson's future with the Minnesota Vikings dimmed further Tuesday, with the NFL suspending the star running back without pay for at least the rest of the season. As his representatives initiated an appeal, Peterson remained at the center of an ...
FOX News · 11/18/2014
He already has 941 yards rushing, which is just 65 behind Adrian Peterson for the NFL lead. Obviously, the Colts would be wise to try to slow Martin down, especially after he ripped the Eagles for 235 yards last Sunday. If Martin runs well behind a ...
WTHR Indian's News Leader · 6 hours ago
Tampa Bay
Entering the rematch, Dan Campbell’s Dolphins also have lost three of their past four. 7. The heavyweight matchup between Adrian Peterson and Atlanta’s defense. No team has given up fewer yards rushing than the … · 14 hours ago
Jameis Winston
Only Doug Martins and Adrian Peterson ran over 200 yards in this season’s NFL. It was Rawls’ 31-yard touchdown catch, an untouched sprint past linebacker Michael Wilhoite, that finished off the 49ers’ comeback … · 16 hours ago
Marshawn Lynch
Adrian Peterson has set the same magic number for his comeback season as he does every year: 2,500 rushing yards. But to reach it, he will have to overcome a tragic number for running backs: age 30. As is his preseason custom, Peterson wasn’t …
Wall Street Journal · 8/9/2015
The Minnesota Vikings have reversed course on the handling of running back Adrian Peterson, placing him on the exempt/commissioner’s permission list -- meaning he is suspended indefinitely from all team activities amid the running back’s child-abuse …
ABC News · 9/17/2014
The Bucs can run the football. Tampa Bay is second in the NFL in rushing offense and Doug Martin's 941 rushing yards trail only the Vikings' Adrian Peterson. The offensive line could get another boost Sunday with the …
Tampa Bay Times · 13 hours ago
When he looked in the mirror, Adrian Peterson knew something was terribly wrong. His eyes, his mouth, every part of his face was swollen. His throat itched, and he labored to breathe. Eric Sugarman, the Vikings’ trainer, could hear the struggle in ...
Stack · 10/25/2013
Adrian Peterson told the Oakland Raiders “see you later” with this amazing 80-yard touchdown run. Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson had his best game of the season and capped it off by finding a clear path to the end zone. Peterson
FanSided · 11/16/2015
If you have Adrian Peterson on your fantasy team, you might not have been too happy to see him take the field on Sunday and rush for a game-high 98 yards against the Lions. Why? Because you probably decided not to start Adrian Peterson based on the … · 10/26/2015

Adrian Peterson

American Football Player
Adrian Lewis Peterson is an American football running back for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Vi…
Adrian Lewis Peterson is an American football running back for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Vikings seventh overall in the 2007 NFL Draft. He played college football at Oklahoma. Peterson set the NCAA freshman rushing record with 1,925 yards as a true freshman during the 2004 season. As a unanimous first-team All-American, he became the first freshman to finish as the runner-up in the Heisman Trophy balloting. Peterson finished his college football career as the Sooners' third all-time leading rusher.
  • Born: Mar 21, 1985 (age 30) · Palestine, TX
  • Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m)
  • Team: Minnesota Vikings · Running back · 28
  • Salary: $11 million USD (2015)
  • 40-yard dash time: 4.4 seconds
  • Net worth: $30 million USD (2015)
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