ADRIAN PETERSON NEWS

The Time Has Come for Vikings Wrestlemania

Today is the one day of the year in which sports entertainment fans from around the world come together for what is known to them as their Super Bowl. Wrestlemania 31 is taking place tonight in the San Francisco 49ers' Levi's Stadium and the main event will feature two former Minnesota Vikings facing off against each other.Brock Lesnar (tried out for Minnesota in 2004) and Roman...
Via Pro Football Spot
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Chad Greenway takes pay cut to stay with Vikings

Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway is taking a pay cut to give Minnesota more than $3.225 million in salary cap space, reports ESPN’s Field Yates. Greenway’s base salary for 2015 has been reduced from $7 million to $3.4 million. Greenway, who is entering the final year of his contract, will receive $1 million in guaranteed money...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Vikings and Terence Newman agree on 1-year deal

Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports The Minnesota Vikings and cornerback Terence Newman have agreed on a one-year deal, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. The #Vikings and veteran CB Terence Newman have agreed on a 1-year, $2.5M deal with $750K guaranteed, source said. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 26, 2015   Newman, 36, played for coach Mike Zimmer in Dallas ...
Via Sports-Glory
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Does Adrian Peterson Feel the Vikings Have Wronged Him?

View image | gettyimages.com After the Vikings dominant win over the St. Louis Rams on a match up on September 7, 2014, Week 1 of the NFL. The Vikings looked like a team that was going to turn it around from the year before with a rushing attack that ran behind the All-Pro running back of Adrian Peterson, which handed a Rams team, that was supposed to have one of the best defenses...
Via TopSportsReport
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson is Staying in Minnesota

The latest addition to the Adrian Peterson rumor mill has come for a source closer to the situation than most. Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer responded to the Adrian Peterson trade rumors simply and as a matter of fact. The Vikings’ head coach expects Adrian Peterson to play for the Vikings this season, and for the remainder of his three-year contract.  Connor Orr...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Arians won’t discuss Peterson: “That’s tampering, dude!”

Everyone in the country is discussing Minnesota Vikings’ running back Adrian Peterson. Everyone except Arizona Cardinals’ head coach Bruce Arians. Arians was asked flat out what the chances are of the Cardinals trading for the disgruntled Peterson. Firing right back at the reporter with an answer, Arians jokingly responded with this comment (via NFL.com). You’re trying...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer: ‘We have no plans to trade Adrian’

In an increasingly contentious and very public back-and-forth between the Minnesota Vikings and the Adrian Peterson camp, Mike Zimmer again toed the company line and reiterated that the team has no intent of trading the running back … or at least won’t publicly be declaring it. Zimmer, speaking on Wednesday from the NFL owners meeting...Read More The post Vikings head coach...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Vikings’ Mike Zimmer: “We Have No Plans to Trade Adrian Peterson”

Minnesota Vikings’ head coach Mike Zimmer made their plans for running back Adrian Peterson crystal clear when he was interviewed by NFL media personnel on Wednesday (via NFL.com). I’m not going to speculate on what he wants or doesn’t want. He’s under contract for three more years with us and that’s why you sign these contracts, and why you get these big bonuses. Zimmer...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Vikings' Zimmer: There are 'no plans' to trade Adrian Peterson

PHOENIX -- Vikings coach Mike Zimmer ''fully expects'' Adrian Peterson to be with the team for the 2015 season, adding Wednesday there are ''no plans'' to trade the star running back. Peterson has not yet been reinstated by the NFL from his suspension under the personal conduct policy. Peterson has balked at returning to the team, questioning the Minnesota organization's support...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Coach Zimmer 'fully expects' Peterson to be with Vikings

PHOENIX (AP) Vikings coach Mike Zimmer ''fully expects'' Adrian Peterson to be with the team for the 2015 season, adding Wednesday there are ''no plans'' to trade the star running back. Peterson has not yet been reinstated by the NFL from his suspension under the personal conduct policy. Peterson has balked at returning to the team, questioning the Minnesota organization's support...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Zimmer: Peterson trade not in Vikings’ plans

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said Wednesday that his team has no plans to trade Adrian Peterson and that he expects the star running back to honor his contract.
Via Philly Sports Live
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Peterson's agent says return to Vikings not in best interest

Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings have reached a standstill. Peterson previously expressed uneasiness about continuing to play for the Vikings, coming off a season lost because of the child abuse case the standout running back was involved in. But his camp has since advanced that stance to the point of wanting out. Peterson's agent, Ben Dogra, said as much on Monday to reporters...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Adrian Peterson, Draft, Chiefs, Eagles, & Packers

Adrian Peterson Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Adrian Peterson‘s agent, Ben Dogra, met with the Vikings on Monday night. However, there is still on resolution in regards to Peterson’s situation. Draft Tony Pauline reports that Florida OL Chaz Green has private workouts schedule with the Buccaneers, Panthers, Falcons, Texans, Cowboys, Bills, Saints, and Chargers. Tony...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys reportedly interested in Adrian Peterson

By Vincent FrankThe saga of one Adrian Peterson continues. Fresh off Peterson’s agent indicating publicly that it’s not in the best interest of his client to return to the Minnesota Vikings in 2015, comes this piece of information from ESPN’s Jane McManus indicating that the Dallas Cowboys are looking at Peterson for “the right price.” This runs completely contrary...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys reportedly interested in Adrian Peterson

The saga of one Adrian Peterson continues. Fresh off Peterson’s agent indicating publicly that it’s not in the best interest of his client to return to the Minnesota Vikings in 2015, comes this piece of information from ESPN’s Jane McManus indicating that the Dallas Cowboys are looking at Peterson for “the right price.”  This runs completely contrary to recent reports...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Adrian Peterson, Rule Changes, Draft, Browns, & Raiders

Adrian Peterson According to Jason Cole of the Bleacher Report, Adrian Peterson wants out of Minnesota and prefers to play for an organization that he trusts. Cole mentions that Peterson likes the Vikings’ coaching staff, ownership, and even GM Rick Spielman, but there are still members of the organization that he doesn’t trust. On top of ... The post NFL Notes: Adrian Peterson...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Agent says Peterson return to Vikings not in 'best interest'

Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings have reached a standstill in their relationship. 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. Peterson previously expressed uneasiness about continuing to play for the Vikings, but Dogra has advanced that stance to...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Agent: Adrian Peterson return to Vikings not in 'best interest'

Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings have reached a standstill in their relationship. 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. Peterson previously expressed uneasiness about continuing to play for the Vikings, but Dogra has advanced that stance to...
Via AP on Fox
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Agent: Peterson return to Vikings not in 'best interest'

Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings have reached a standstill in their relationship. 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. Peterson previously expressed uneasiness about continuing to play for the Vikings, but Dogra has advanced that stance...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson’s agent Ben Dogra: ‘We want out of Minnesota’

Ben Dogra, the agent for Adrian Peterson, said in no uncertain terms on Monday that it is in his client’s best interests to start anew with a different team next season. “We want out of Minnesota,” Dogra unequivocally told USA Today‘s Jarrett Bell while making an appearance at the NFL owners meeting in Phoenix, Ariz....Read More The post Adrian Peterson’s agent Ben Dogra...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Peterson Looking for a Switch

While March Madness in full effect, the NFL has taken themselves off the center stage and the transaction pace set earlier in the month has fallen off the wayside, much like the 49ers franchise. But there are few tidbits that are Fantasy Football related, and the first one is: What exactly will happen with father-of-the-year Adrian Peterson? It's no secret that he doesn't want to...
Via Razzball Football
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson’s Agent Doesn’t Want Running Back To Stay With Vikings

Where Adrian Peterson plays in 2015 is anyone’s guess. But one thing is clear: His agent wants it to be somewhere else. Ben Dogra, who’s been at odds with the Minnesota Vikings’ front office while negotiating on behalf of his client over the last several months, told ESPN’s Kevin Seifert as much at the NFL Annual Meeting in Phoenix. “I don...
Via NESN.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Agent Ben Dogra does not want Adrian Peterson back with Vikings

The agent for Adrian Peterson made it clear in public comments Monday that he does not want his client to return to the Minnesota Vikings next season. “I don’t think it’s in the best interests of Adrian Peterson to play for the Minnesota Vikings,” agent Ben Dogra said at the NFL owners meetings in Arizona....Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Adrian Peterson, Draft, Rams, Redskins, & Seahawks

Adrian Peterson Adrian Peterson‘s agent, Ben Dogra, told reporters that he doesn’t think it’s in his client’s best interests to play for the Vikings in 2015. (Jason Cole) Draft Tony Pauline reports that 13 teams were on hard for Colorado State QB Garret Grayson’s Pro Day including the Jets, Chargers, Rams, and Bills. The Browns reportedly had ... The post NFL Notes: Adrian...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Trade Market Doesn’t Appear To Be Developing For Adrian Peterson

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports is starting to have his doubts about whether a trade market will ever develop for Vikings RB Adrian Peterson. La Canfora points out that Peterson’s representatives have made it “very clear” that he has no interest in playing another game for the Vikings. However, NFL teams do not appear to be lining ... The post Trade Market Doesn’t Appear...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
7 days ago  |  Discuss
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