1. Adrian Peterson Comments on Factors That Could Lead to NFL Retirement

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson hasn't shown any signs of slowing down over his nine-year NFL career, but on Monday, he spoke with ESPN...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 22,880 reads 69 comments

  2. Adrian Peterson Comments on Vikings' 2016 Outlook, Laquon Treadwell and More

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson already told Peter King of The MMQB he thinks his squad will lift the Lombardi Trophy this season, and he didn’t back down ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 12,939 reads 196 comments

  3. Adrian Peterson Compares Teddy Bridgewater to Tom Brady

    Minnesota Vikings superstar running back Adrian Peterson said Friday there are elements of Teddy Bridgewater's game that remind him of Tom Brady...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 28,565 reads 197 comments

  4. Adrian Peterson Opens Houston Gym Complete with Obstacle Course, Yoga and More

    Perfect practice makes for perfect performances. Adrian Peterson has proved he's capable of turning in virtually flawless outings, particularly after coming just eight yards shy of the NFL 's all-time single-season rushing record...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 3 months ago 59,003 reads 14 comments

  5. Adrian Peterson to Donate $100,000 to Flood Victims from His Texas Hometown

    Adrian Peterson is using his platform and personal resources to help victims of a flood that swept through his hometown of Palestine, Texas, over the weekend...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 months ago 6,738 reads 28 comments

  6. Emmitt Smith Discusses Adrian Peterson, Evolution of Role of Running Back

    The NFL 's all-time leading rusher Emmitt Smith thinks only Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson  can break the record he set back in 2002...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 6 months ago 10,821 reads 37 comments

  7. Adrian Peterson Named 2015 NFL FedEx Ground Player of the Year

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has won the FedEx Ground Player of the Year award for a fifth time, the team announced Saturday...

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  8. Vikings' Peterson Wins NFL Rushing Title for 3rd Time

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson finished the regular season with 327 carries for 1,485 yards and 11 touchdowns, earning his third NFL rushing title and first since 2012...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 months ago 2,508 reads 9 comments

  9. Adrian Peterson Discusses Child-Abuse Case, Parenthood and More in SI Exclusive

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson managed to put off-field distractions behind him en route to a fantastic 2015 season, but the reigning rushing champion reflected on his difficult road in an exclusive interview with Sports Illustrated ..

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 months ago 28,657 reads 0 comments

  10. Adrian Peterson Injury: Updates on Vikings Star's Back and Recovery

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson suffered a lower-back injury against the Green Bay Packers on Jan. 3. Peterson returned for the final drive of the game and won't miss further game action...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 12,835 reads 19 comments

  11. Giants vs. Vikings: Postgame Grades, Notes and Quotes for Minnesota

    The Minnesota Vikings crushed the New York Giants by a score of 49-17 on Sunday Night Football , finally proving they are capable of winning games slated during prime time...

    Robert Reidell Written by Robert Reidell about 7 months ago 11,637 reads 87 comments

  12. Adrian Peterson Injury: Updates on Vikings Star's Ankle and Return

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson temporarily left Week 15 against the Chicago Bears with an ankle sprain but eventually returned to the contest. He ultimately would not miss any additional game action due to the ailment...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 months ago 21,044 reads 60 comments

  13. Teddy Bridgewater, Stefon Diggs, Adrian Peterson's Post-Week 15 Fantasy Advice

    The Minnesota Vikings continued their run at the NFC North with a convincing 38-17 victory over the Chicago Bears on Sunday and even avoided an injury scare along the way...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 7 months ago 2,430 reads 1 comments

  14. Adrian Peterson Scores 100th Career Touchdown vs. Cardinals

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson had a nine-yard touchdown run with 3:57 left in the first quarter, giving him his 100th career touchdown Thursday...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 8 months ago 4,819 reads 1 comments

  15. Adrian Peterson Cuts Up Cardinals Defense for 100th Career TD

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson scored his 100th career touchdown in style against the Arizona Cardinals on Thursday night...

    Arman Walia Written by Arman Walia about 8 months ago 29,869 reads 35 comments

  16. Biggest Takeaways from the Minnesota Vikings' Week 13 Loss

    Hurting on defense and mostly noncompetitive on offense, the Minnesota Vikings were roughed up by the visiting Seattle Seahawks in Week 13—losing by a 38-7 final at TCF Bank Stadium on Sunday afternoon...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 8 months ago 7,055 reads 71 comments

  17. Adrian Peterson Comments on Vikings Coaching Staff After Loss to Seahawks

    The Minnesota Vikings are one of the surprise teams of the 2015 NFL season at 8-4, but not even that was enough to satisfy star running back Adrian Peterson after Sunday’s 38-7 loss to the Seattle Seahawks...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 27,216 reads 168 comments

  18. Vikings' Peterson Moves into 19th Place on All-Time Rushing List

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson ran for 158 yards and two touchdowns on 29 carries during Sunday's 20-10 win over the Atlanta Falcons, moving past O.J...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 8 months ago 957 reads 1 comments

  19. Adrian Peterson Reminds NFL That He Is the Best Running Back in the League

    When Adrian Peterson returned to the field in Week 1 of this season, it wasn't your typical game. Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings were playing the second leg of the Monday Night Football doubleheader against the San Francisco 49ers...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about 8 months ago 12,292 reads 63 comments

  20. Adrian Peterson Boosts MVP Campaign During Another Impressive Vikings Win

    Let’s play one of the most important NFL word-association games. When you see the letters “MVP” together while capitalized and maybe even bolded, which player ...

    Sean Tomlinson Written by Sean Tomlinson about 8 months ago 31,695 reads 113 comments

  21. Man Convicted in Death of Adrian Peterson's Son Sentenced to Life in Prison

    Joseph Patterson was sentenced to life in prison without parole on Thursday for his role in the October 2013 death of two-year-old Tyrese Ruffin, the son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 months ago 375,569 reads 0 comments

  22. In a Season Dominated by QB Play, Adrian Peterson Making Case for 2nd MVP Award

    The Minnesota Vikings ' Adrian Peterson scoffs at the notion the NFL is solely a quarterback-driven league and running backs are devalued in today's game. Peterson continues to prove the opposite as a legitimate MVP candidate...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 8 months ago 23,651 reads 90 comments

  23. Teddy Bridgewater, Adrian Peterson, Stefon Diggs Post-Week 10 Fantasy Advice

    The Minnesota Vikings continue to roll, which is good news for fantasy owners, because their offensive trio of Teddy Bridgewater, Adrian Peterson and Stefon Diggs is making its presence felt in grand fashion...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 5,481 reads 18 comments

  24. Adrian Peterson Ties O.J. Simpson for Most 200-Yard Rushing Games in NFL History

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is used to setting NFL records, so the former MVP certainly had a smile on his face during his team's 30-14 win over the Oakland Raiders on Sunday when he tied O...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 months ago 20,210 reads 176 comments

  25. Adrian Peterson Says He Wants to Play in NFL for 10 More Years

    Typical NFL running backs start looking toward retirement as they approach their 10th year in the league. Adrian Peterson isn't a typical NFL running back...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 months ago 17,447 reads 62 comments