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Adrian Peterson works out with Jameis Winston, gets Dirk Koetter’s attention

Adrian Peterson is still searching for a new home, and he had to have known working out with Jameis Winston would trigger speculation that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers could be interested in the veteran running back.On Tuesday, Winston’s personal quarterback coach George Whitfield shared a photo on Instagram of himself posing with Peterson, Winston and strength and conditioning coach...
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Giants HC on adding Adrian Peterson: ‘Never say never’

Nearly three weeks into free agency, and running back Adrian Peterson remains unemployed. But his joblessness may not last for long.According to head coach Ben McAdoo, the New York Giants may very well have Peterson on their radar.McAdoo responded with “never say never” when asked directly about the idea of bringing Peterson to the squad. He elaborated a bit on Peterson’s...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Lions GM: Adrian Peterson still has ‘plenty left in the tank’

Adrian Peterson remains unsigned even though NFL free agency began a few weeks ago, and there isn’t exactly a ton of buzz surrounding him. But at least one team believes he still can play.Detroit Lions GM Bob Quinn still thinks Peterson can bring something to the table.“I think AP still has plenty left in the tank,” Quinn told’s Kyle Meinke on Monday at the NFL...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Reporter: Giants 'would not go near' Adrian Peterson

The New York Giants seem like they are in need of backfield help after they released veteran running back Rashad Jennings, and there has been some speculation that they could kick the tires on Adrian Peterson. According to one reporter, there’s no chance of that happening.Gary Meyers of the New York Daily News wrote over the weekend that the Giants “would not go near” Peterson...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson makes statement, says it is ‘not all about the money’

Free agent running back Adrian Peterson used Twitter to try to silence the various reports indicating that his high financial demands are the reason he still doesn’t have a job.Peterson wrote on Twitter Friday evening that he’s unsigned because he hasn’t found the best fit for his talents and a team that can contend for a Super Bowl title. This is clearly a direct response...
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: NFL scout says Adrian Peterson ‘a glorified fullback’

One of the big surprises as we move into the third week of NFL free agency is that Adrian Peterson is not only still available but that nobody’s even really kicked the tires on the former Minnesota Vikings running back.Trying to figure out why, Bleacher Report’s Mike Freeman spoke with several NFL executives, many of whom see Peterson as a guy who has no more tread left on his...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Cordarrelle Patterson already recruiting Adrian Peterson to the Raiders

Cordarrelle Patterson has signed with the Oakland Raiders and took to Twitter, asking for Adrian Peterson — his now former Minnesota Vikings teammate — to join him. Patterson has yet to play a game with the Raiders. But since he signed in Oakland, his experience has been overwhelmingly positive.“Since I joined the team, it seemed like 30 seconds and like my phone was blowing...
Via Sportsnaut
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Five NFL teams that really need Adrian Peterson

Running back Adrian Peterson is headed into the 2017 season as a free agent. The Minnesota Vikings made the decision not to pay Peterson the whopping $18 million he was slated to earn this year.Being that he is one of the more viable free agent running backs, when healthy, Peterson should attract a high volume of interest. Not every team that reaches out to Peterson may be a desired...
Via Sportsnaut
26 days ago  |  Discuss

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