Adrian Peterson

Date of Birth
Mar 20, 1985
College
Oklahoma
Height
6-1
Weight
217 lbs

Adrian Peterson

Bio

Adrian Lewis Peterson was born in Palestine, Texas on March 21, 1985. A running back for the Minnesota Vikings, he is considered one of the top players in the National Football League and won the 2012 NFL Most Valuable Player Award. Peterson is the nephew of former Phoenix Cardinals running back, Ivory Lee Brown.

During his time at Palestine High School, Peterson attracted significant attention from recruiters and was named as the single best high school football prospect by various sources. Over the course of his last two seasons, he averaged more than 200 yards per game and was selected as an All-American in his senior year. At the end of 2009, Peterson was chosen as ESPN RISE's Player of the Decade, based largely on his high school career.

After high school, Peterson opted to attend t...

Statistics
STATS
ATT
YDS
Y/A
TD
LONG
20+
40+
FUM
RZ ATT
1DN
YDS/G
2013 Regular Season
279
1266
4.5
10
78
3
0
3
36
59
90.43