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ADRIAN PETERSON RUMORS

Mike Zimmer says Adrian Peterson 'looks like a Hall of Fame' running back

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer couldn't hold back his praise for Adrian Peterson stating the rusher 'looks like a Hall of Fame' running back. Peterson, back from almost a year long absence dues to legal issues and a league suspension, hasn't shown a bit of rust at the start to the team's training camp. “He’s in fantastic shape. His body is rock hard. He’s really...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Three things to keep watching for during Vikings’ training camp

The Minnesota Vikings recently finished up day four of training camp, and there still are plenty of things we need to find out soon as to how they’ll roll into 2015. It’s a year of hype and intrigue after the team made many strong additions and chose to bring back controversial running back Adrian Peterson, who is a guarantee to give this team a much-needed spark. With that in...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Three reasons why Adrian Peterson won’t reach 2,500 yards

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is no stranger to confidence nor cockiness, no matter how you want to look at what the All-Pro has to say about himself. Peterson game within inches of tying Eric Dickerson’s record for yards in a season, falling eight short when he hit 2,097 in 2012, which is considered a career-year. Per NFL.com, Peterson believes he’s capable...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson: I knew the Vikings wouldn't trade me

Adrian Peterson spent a good portion of the offseason trying to force his way out of Minnesota. Or, should we say, the All-Pro running back wanted the Vikings to think he wasn’t going to be happy until they traded him. In an interview with Peter King of The MMQB on Sunday, Peterson admitted that he...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson aiming to rush for 2,500 yards

Adrian Peterson is raring to destroy NFL record books on a yearly basis. The Minnesota Vikings running back came within eight yards of breaking Eric Dickerson’s single-season rushing record with 2,097 yards in 2012, but his personal goal is much, much more lofty. According to the team’s official Twitter account, Peterson aims to rush for 2,500 yards every year. "I always...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson Shares Picture of New 'Armor of God' Tattoo on Instagram

Life will soon get completely back to normal for Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, Training camp will start, he'll report to practice, and get back to what he does best, running the football. When he does report it appears that he is going to have some new ink to show off--the Armor of God.With the picture he posted to Instagram he included part of the scripture where...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

If You Were Worried About Adrian Peterson Not Being in Shape…

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is back with the team and prepared to put the mess of the past year completely behind him. Fresh off signing a restructured three-year deal with Minnesota, this future Hall of Fame running back appears ready to go. REALLY ready to go: Courtesy of CBS Sports I am pretty sure that most of our dreams wouldn’t allow us to put ourselves...
Via Sportsnaut
11 days ago  |  Discuss

4 Takeaways from Adrian Peterson’s Contract Restructure

The Minnesota Vikings and Adrian Peterson shocked the football world by coming to terms on a new contract on Tuesday. Just weeks after it was assumed Peterson would remain away from the team due to a contract stalemate and his own reservations over returning from suspension, the running back met Minnesota halfway in what amounts to a newly structured three-year deal. The value of...
Via Sportsnaut
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson restructures contract with Vikings

The Minnesota Vikings care very much about keeping Adrian Peterson happy. How do we know this? Because the team announced on Tuesday that Peterson’s contract has been restructured by way of a “mutual” agreement. “This agreement is a win for both Adrian and the Vikings and is a positive step toward Adrian finishing his career...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson: I'm still the NFL's best running back

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson slipped to No. 62 in NFL Network’s ranking of the Top 100 Players of 2015. This may be surprising to some considering Peterson only played one game in 2014. Also I appreciate all my colleagues for voting ya boy into the Top 100 ! Mad Love & Respect goes out to all of y'all (You All)! God Bless — Adrian Peterson (@AdrianPeterson...
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June 28, 2015  |  Discuss
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