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
The Minneapolis Star Tribune reports that authorities in Minnesota have filed a petition seeking a protective order for the son of Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. The petition asks a judge to block Peterson from using any corporal punishment or physical discipline on the 4-year-old boy. It also would block any unauthorized or unsupervised contact. Fri, Sep 19 Stats Inc.
ProFootballTalk's Mike Florio considers it unlikely that Adrian Peterson will ever play for the Vikings again. Thu, Sep 18 Rotoworld
Vikings placed Adrian Peterson on the NFL's exempt/commissioner's permission list until his child-abuse case is resolved. Tue, Sep 16 Rotoworld
The Minnesota Vikings have placed Peterson on the exempt/commissioner's permission list, a move that will require him to stay away from the team while he addresses child abuse charges. Tue, Sep 16 Stats Inc.
ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Vikings "intend to bring back" Adrian Peterson once his legal case is resolved. Wed, Sep 17 Rotoworld
The NFL says the Adrian Peterson and Greg Hardy cases are under review. Tue, Sep 16 Rotoworld
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton is calling for the Vikings to suspend Adrian Peterson. Tue, Sep 16 Rotoworld
Profootballtalk reports the Vikings could "reverse course" on Monday's decision to reinstate Adrian Peterson. Tue, Sep 16 Rotoworld
The Vikings have reinstated Adrian Peterson and he is expected to play in Sunday's Week 3 game at New Orleans. Mon, Sep 15 Rotoworld
A source tells the New York Post that the Vikings will not release Adrian Peterson. Mon, Sep 15 Rotoworld

Next Game

Home Score Away

Sunday, September 21

Rushing Receiving
Last 10 Games Rushing Receiving Fumbles
Date Opp. Score Rush Yds Avg Long TD Rec Tgt Yds Avg Lng 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 Lng 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 60 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