MANKATO, Minn. -- Adrian Peterson hasn't taken a preseason carry since 2011 and that doesn't seem likely to change. When Vikings players reported to camp a week ago, coach Mike Zimmer said it was 'doubtful' that Peterson would see any action in the …
1500 ESPN Twin Cities · 8/1/2015
Adrian Peterson
So you've spent the entire summer wondering about DeflateGate, what's going to happen to Adrian Peterson, and if Johnny Manziel is going to get his act together. In the middle of all this, you suddenly think, "Oh shit!
Complex · ByBrian Josephs · 15 hours ago
Aaron Rodgers
Adrian Peterson will be one of the NFL’s most scrutinized players this season. It begins Saturday when the Minnesota Vikings report to training camp and attempt to make their reunion with their standout running back go smoothly after Peterson missed ...
Washington Post · ByMark Maske · 7/22/2015
The road to success in the NFL begins each year with the hard work and wide-open possibilities of training camp. As teams around the league gear up for the 2015 campaign, NFL Media reporters will be checking in …
NFL · 7/30/2015
Minnesota Vikings
The Minnesota Vikings and Adrian Peterson have agreed to restructure the final three years of his contract. The move was announced by the Vikings on Tuesday, and statements from both Peterson and the team were released. "I appreciate the Vikings for ...
CBS Sports · 7/21/2015
Check it out here. A little diddy of musical chairs to their receiving corps notwithstanding, the biggest story surrounding the Vikings this offseason involved Adrian Peterson. Reinstated to the roster by the NFL in mid-April, Peterson is all set to return ...
CBS Sports Fantasy News · 18 hours ago
Adrian Peterson is as good as ever after a year away. That’s the word from Vikings coach Mike Zimmer, who said on today’s PFT Live that his star running back stayed in great shape while he missed 15 games last …
NBC Sports PFT · 7/31/2015
After being hesitant to rejoin the Vikings, Adrian Peterson is back and restructures his contract. MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings agreed Tuesday to restructure the final three years of his contract, giving the six-time Pro ...
New York Daily News · 7/21/2015
Part of that success came down to Forte’s involvement in the passing game. Of the seven players who managed a top-12 finish on a bad team the last three years, Adrian Peterson in 2013 was the only one with fewer than 35 receptions. Five of the seven …
Rotoworld · 8 hours ago
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The news that Adrian Peterson has settled his contract sounds as if it is a strong endorsement of the Minnesota Vikings' former persona non grata running back. It was. The Vikings, as Yahoo Sports' Charles Robinson wrote Tuesday, gave Peterson some of …
YAHOO · ByEric Edholm · 7/21/2015

Adrian Peterson

American Football
Adrian Lewis Peterson is an American football running back for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Vik…
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.
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  • Born: Mar 21, 1985 (age 30) · Palestine, TX
  • Salary: $11.25 million USD (2014)
  • 40-yard dash time: 4.4 seconds
  • Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m)
  • Net worth: $20 million USD (2015)
  • Spouse: Ashley Brown (Since 2014)
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