Earlier this evening, it had been announced that running back Adrian Peterson had not been reinstated after the judge ruled against the NFL in his appeal, taking the case back to the CBA process. But that doesn’t mean that thousands of other fans ... · 2/27/2015
The 2-year-old son of Adrian Peterson, the Minnesota Vikings running back, has died Friday afternoon in a South Dakota hospital after suffering horrendous injuries from an aggravated assault by Joseph Robert Patterson, the boyfriend of the boy's mother.
The Christian Post · 10/12/2013
But stopping Minnesota's Adrian Peterson will be a much more difficult task than containing Detroit's Joique Bell and Ameer Abdullah. "What is it that sets him apart? Everything," Packers linebacker Julius Peppers … · ByGenaro C. Armas · 11/20/2015
Green Bay
Peterson is eligible to go back to work on Friday. The NFL has reinstated running back Adrian Peterson, the league announced on Thursday. His reinstatement officially kicks in on Friday, at which point he can participate in any scheduled activities with ...
SBN · 4/16/2015
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 · 13 hours ago
Tampa Bay
What's wrong with Adrian Peterson? This seemed to be on the minds of many in Mortimer's, the barely lit south Minneapolis bar, as the Vikings were locked in a tight game against Detroit. Peterson seemed off, sluggish. With the Vikings cradling a thin lead ...
City Pages · 11/4/2015
Earlier this week Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson did something so very 2015: He fired up his laptop and/or mobile device, and decided he had some important things to say. We have a common term for what happened next. Peterson
Bloguin · 5/30/2015
The Minnesota Vikings have announced that running Adrian Peterson will "fully participate" in all team activities this week and he is expected to play in next Sunday's game, following an indictment and arrest for child abuse on Friday. This comes after ...
The Wire · 9/15/2014
MINNEAPOLIS - Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson took to Twitter Thursday to voice his frustrations with the team and his contract. I love people who think they know it all! Smh, Research how many NFL teams hasn't honored a player's contract & …
KARE 11 · 5/28/2015
Yesterday WORLD Magazine weighed in on Adrian Peterson’s arrest for child abuse. A grand jury in Texas indicted star Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson and a warrant for his arrest was issued Friday by the Montgomery County (Texas ...
Patheos · ByLibby Anne · 9/15/2014

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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