Adrian Peterson

Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 220
College: Oklahoma
Birth Place: Palestine, Texas
Draft: 2007 1st round (7th pick) by the
  • The Cheat Sheet

    You Won't Believe Where Vegas Thinks Adrian Peterson Will Play in 2017

    Future Hall of Fame running back Adrian Peterson is officially a free agent. Peterson’s age (he will turn 32 years old on March 21) and injury history could keep some teams from pursuing the 2012 NFL MVP. With the news that the Minnesota Vikings were not going to pick up Peterson’s contract option, the oddsmakers in Las Vegas released the odds for their list of favorites to sign the former Oklahoma Sooner.

  • Yardbarker

    Eight biggest surprises thus far in NFL free agency

    Adrian Peterson remains without a team and it's one of the bigger surprises of free agency. Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports Lots of moving trucks have taken off to new destinations since NFL free agency kicked off on March 9. It did not take but a few hours for some of the better free agent prospects to gets whisked away by new teams. Yet, some higher-caliber free agents remain untouched. A significant number of trades have also occurred. One of them sent one of the league’s most dynamic wide receivers to the Super Bowl champions. Meanwhile, some non-free agents have been doing an excellent job of distracting the news media. There could be an interesting new running back joining the Oakland

  • SNY

    Giants sign veteran RB Shaun Draughn

    Ralph Vacchiano | Facebook | Twitter | Archive It wasn't Adrian Peterson or even LeGarrette Blount, but the Giants have found the veteran running back they've been searching for this offseason. Shaun Draughn, a 29-year-old journeyman who spent the last season-and-a-half with the San Francisco 49ers, has agreed to terms on a contract with the Giants, the team announced Wednesday. The 5-11, 205-pounder is a power back, who has some skills as a receiver. He's also joining his ninth team in his seven-year NFL career. The Giants were intent on adding a running back this offseason after cutting veteran Rashad Jennings. They are comfortable giving the starting job to second-year pro Paul Perkins, according