Adrian Peterson

#28, RB, Minnesota
Adrian Peterson
  • Height:
    6-1
  • Weight:
    217
  • Born:
    March 21, 1985
  • Birth Place:
    Palestine, Texas
  • College:
    Oklahoma
  • Draft:
    2007 1ˢᵗ round (7ᵗʰ pick) by the Minnesota Vikings
  • Yds
    75
  • Y/G
    75.0
  • TD
    0


Player Notes
One day after Peterson's agent, Ben Dogra, said in an interview on Tuesday that he believes a return to Minnesota this season is not in the "best interest" of the standout running back, coach Mike Zimmer said he "fully expects" Peterson to be with the team for the 2015 season, adding Wednesday there are "no plans" to trade the star. Wed, Mar 25 Stats Inc.
Coach Mike Zimmer said the Vikings "have no plans" to trade Adrian Peterson. Wed, Mar 25 Rotoworld
The Vikings don't owe Adrian Peterson any of his $12.75M 2015 base salary until the start of the regular season. Tue, Mar 24 Rotoworld
NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports Adrian Peterson's player rep met with the Vikings on Monday, but that there was "no resolution." Tue, Mar 24 Rotoworld
Adrian Peterson's agent, Ben Dogra, said he doesn't "think it's in the best interests of Adrian Peterson to play for the Vikings." Mon, Mar 23 Rotoworld
Adrian Peterson's agent told USA Today that "we want out of Minnesota." Mon, Mar 23 Rotoworld
Yahoo!'s Charles Robinson reports Adrian Peterson's agent refused a dinner meeting with Vikings GM Rick Spielman at the NFL owners' meetings. Fri, Mar 20 Rotoworld
According to Profootballtalk's Mike Florio, the Cardinals "continue to be the most likely destination" for Adrian Peterson. Thu, Mar 19 Rotoworld
Vikings GM Rick Spielman informed the agent for Adrian Peterson that the team will not release his client. Wed, Mar 18 Rotoworld
According to Yahoo's Charles Robinson, Adrian Peterson currently "looks like he has lived in the gym the last six months." Wed, Mar 18 Rotoworld
Rushing Receiving
Last 10 Games Rushing Receiving Fumbles
Date Opp. Score Rush Yds Avg Long TD Rec Tgt Yds Avg Long TD Fum FumL
Sep 7 @StL W 34-6 21 75 3.6 17 0 2 3 18 9.0 9 0 0 0
Career Stats
Rushing
Rushing Fumbles
Year Team G Rush Yds Y/G Avg TD Fum FumL
2007 Min 14 238 1341 95.8 5.6 12 4 3
2008 Min 16 363 1760 110.0 4.8 10 9 4
2009 Min 16 314 1383 86.4 4.4 18 7 6
2010 Min 15 283 1298 86.5 4.6 12 1 1
2011 Min 12 208 970 80.8 4.7 12 1 0
2012 Min 16 348 2097 131.1 6.0 12 4 2
2013 Min 14 279 1266 90.4 4.5 10 5 3
2014 Min 1 21 75 75.0 3.6 0 0 0
Totals 104 2054 10190 98.0 5.0 86 31 19
Receiving
Receiving Fumbles
Year Team G Rec Tgt Yds Y/G Avg Long YAC TD Fum FumL
2007 Min 14 19 28 268 19.1 14.1 60 15.0 1 4 3
2008 Min 16 21 39 125 7.8 6.0 16 6.6 0 9 4
2009 Min 16 43 57 436 27.3 10.1 63 10.4 0 7 6
2010 Min 15 36 50 341 22.7 9.5 34 9.7 1 1 1
2011 Min 12 18 23 139 11.6 7.7 22 7.0 1 1 0
2012 Min 16 40 51 217 13.6 5.4 20 4.9 1 4 2
2013 Min 14 29 40 171 12.2 5.9 22 5.7 1 5 3
2014 Min 1 2 3 18 18.0 9.0 9 10.5 0 0 0
Totals 104 208 291 1715 16.5 8.2 63 8.3 5 31 19
Returns
Returns Kickoff Returns Punt Returns
Year Team G KR Yds Avg Long TD PR Yds Avg Long TD
2007 Min 14 16 412 25.8 53 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
2008 Min 16 1 16 16.0 16 0 0 0 N/A 0 0
Totals 30 17 428 25.2 53 0 0 0 N/A 0 0