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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
14 hours 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
1 day 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...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Adrian Peterson still seeking too much money

Adrian Peterson remains a free agent, and we have yet to hear of any real interest from teams. While he is on the wrong side of 30 and coming off another significant knee injury, money likely remains the biggest issue.ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler reported on Friday that Peterson is still turning teams off with his contract demands, and that apparently includes the Green Bay Packers. Some...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 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
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Peterson reportedly ‘remains a possibility’ for Raiders

Latavius Murray has left a vacancy in the Oakland Raiders’ backfield by signing with the Minnesota Vikings, and there is some speculation that it could be filled by the man Murray is replacing in 2017.Adam Schefter and Josina Anderson of ESPN reported on Friday that signing Adrian Peterson “remains a possibility” for the Raiders. More specifically, sources told Schefter and...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Seahawks among ‘desirable landing spots’ for Adrian Peterson

Running back Adrian Peterson is one of many free agents who could be on the move very shortly.In addition to the Oakland Raiders, who reportedly have a mutual interest, the Seattle Seahawks top Peterson’s choice of landing spots, per Stacey Dales of NFL Network. Peterson will likely be able to weigh several options teams in need may propose. The running back maintains excellent...
Via Sportsnaut
19 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
23 days ago  |  Discuss

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