MANKATO, Minn. — Adrian Peterson burst through the line of scrimmage and veered toward the sideline as he headed up the field. Safety Robert Blanton had the Minnesota Vikings running back in his sights and …
Hamilton Spectator · 7/29/2015
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Sports World News · 7/30/2015
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Adrian Peterson is working his way back into playing shape. The Vikings star is taking part in his first team practices since last September. He acknowledged to NFL Network's Marshall Faulk that the initial practices …
Tulsa World · 7/30/2015
The Minnesota Vikings announced Tuesday that they have renegotiated the contract of Adrian Peterson. One of the highest paid players in the league, Peterson, 30, has three more years left on his contract that will pay him a handsome amount of money. · 7/21/2015
It doesn't help that the Lions play in the same division as the Super Bowl favorite Packers, and the Vikings get Adrian Peterson back. Last year, 10 of the Lions' 11 victories came against teams that finished .500 or …
The Detroit News · 9 hours ago
If they’re not happy, they can cut Peterson before the guarantee kicks in and he then will have a chance to sign with another team. In essence, the Vikings have given Adrian Peterson a one-year guaranteed deal while leaving the door open for him to flee ...
The viking age · 7/21/2015
The familiar refrain in talking about such things is “every player is different.” Running back Adrian Peterson rushed for 1,266 yards and 10 touchdowns the season after tearing his ACL in the 2012 season finale. Safety …
Arizona Cardinals · 16 hours ago
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MINNEAPOLIS — Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings agreed Tuesday to restructure the final three years of his contract, giving the six-time Pro Bowl running back $20 million in guaranteed money. The Vikings announced the agreement four days …
Denver Post · ByDave Campbell · 7/21/2015
The bright spots are at the quarterback position and on defense. The cloud is in the backfield: Adrian Peterson. Teddy Bridgewater is brimming with confidence, and the defense looks to build on massive improvements …
Austin Daily Herald · 7/30/2015
MINNEAPOLIS – A small group of fans cheered outside the courthouse. One held a "COME BACK A.P." sign. Adrian Peterson smiled and signed autographs as he walked to a waiting SUV with his wife and one of his agents. Peterson, the Minnesota …
USA Today · 2/7/2015

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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