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Adrian Peterson: I would love to retire as a Viking

The NFL had no comment on the report that Vikings running back Adrian Peterson told Cowboys owner Jerry Jones that he wants to play for the Cowboys after his tenure with the Vikings comes to an end, but Peterson was willing to address it on Thursday. In a statement released in tandem with one from the Vikings, Peterson admits that he spoke to Jones but says that he never told the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

No comment from Cowboys, yet, on Peterson conversation

The Dallas Cowboys have issued no comment in response to the comments from owner Jerry Jones to Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, reportedly in response to Peterson’s stated desire to play for the Cowboys after his time with the Vikings ends. But while the Cowboys currently are saying nothing, don’t be surprised if Jones addresses the topic at tonight’s preseason game...
Via Pro Sports Daily
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Peterson: 'I would love to retire as a Viking'

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Vikings running back Adrian Peterson reiterated on Thursday that he hopes to remain in Minnesota until he retires, responding to a report that he spoke to Jerry Jones about one day playing for the Dallas Cowboys. Peterson and the Vikings both issued statements shortly after ESPN reported that Peterson had a phone conversation with Jones, the owner of the Cowboys...
Via AP on Fox
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Peterson: 'I would love to retire as a Viking'

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Vikings running back Adrian Peterson reiterated on Thursday that he hopes to remain in Minnesota until he retires, responding to a report that he spoke to Jerry Jones about one day playing for the Dallas Cowboys. Peterson and the Vikings both issued statements shortly after ESPN reported that Peterson had a phone conversation with Jones, the owner of the Cowboys...
Via Fox Sports North
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Peterson says he 'would love to retire as a Viking'

  Vikings running back Adrian Peterson reiterated on Thursday that he hopes to remain in Minnesota until retires, responding to a report that he spoke to Jerry Jones about one day playing for the Dallas Cowboys. Peterson and the Vikings both issued statements shortly after ESPN reported that Peterson had a phone conversation with Jones, the owner of the Cowboys, this summer about...
Via AP on Fox
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson: I never said I wanted to leave the Vikings

A report from ESPN’s Outside the Lines indicated that Vikings running back Adrian Peterson told Cowboys owner Jerry Jones that he would like to finish his NFL career in Dallas. Peterson of course is denying he ever said such a thing. “This was a casual conversation … in which I never indicated I wanted to leave the Vikings,” said Peterson, via Tom Pelissero of USA TODAY Sports...
Via Pro Football Zone
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson: ‘I never indicated I wanted to leave the Vikings’

The Minnesota Vikings and running back Adrian Peterson have released statements following a report by ESPN’s “Outside the Lines” that the Pro Bowler told Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones that he wants to be a Cowboy. Statement from the Vikings: “We are focused on the 2014 season, and as we have consistently communicated, Adrian is an integral part of the Vikings organization...
Via Sports-Glory
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson 'would love to retire as a Viking'

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is reiterating that he hopes to remain in Minnesota until he retires in response to a report that he reached out to Jerry Jones about playing for the Dallas Cowboys this summer. Peterson issued a statement on Thursday after ESPN reported that he asked Jones about playing in Dallas. Peterson says it ''was a casual conversation...
Via AP on Fox
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones May Have Violated NFL’s Tampering Policy By Talking to AP

Per ESPN’s Outside The Lines, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones may have violated the NFL’s league policy on tampering when he had a conversation with Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. The NFL’s rules on player tampering lay out specific steps to take if a team is contacted by a player who is under contract with another team: “… the contacted club must immediately...
Via BlackSportsOnline
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Jones opens up about Manziel, Peterson

Jerry Jones has the worst case of non-buyer's remorse on record. Nearly four months removed from the NFL Draft, the Cowboys owner is still Wild About Johnny. In a lengthy story for ESPN The Magazine that appeared on the network's web site Thursday, Jones expressed his extreme disappointment for being talked out of selecting quarterback Johnny Manziel instead of guard Zack...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

The top 5 Minnesota Vikings themed fantasy football team names

Tonight the Minnesota Vikings will close out their pre-season schedule against the Tennessee Titans. That means the 2014 NFL season is so close that we can almost taste it. That almost means that it’s time to get your fantasy football team ready. I had my draft a couple weeks ago and can’t wait to get started. (Actually to tell you the truth I didn’t get anybody I wanted and...
Via cover32 - Vikings
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson Says He Wants to Retire as a Viking

To clarify, I don’t know if Adrian Peterson is lying, it is my opinion he is lying in the statement below. “This was a casual conversation between NFL colleagues in which I never indicated I wanted to leave the Vikings. I have always said I understand the NFL is a business but that I would love to retire as a Viking.” If you want to retire as a Viking why are you telling Jerry...
Via BlackSportsOnline
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson does not deny the report that he spoke with Cowboys owner

The Minnesota Vikings and Adrian Peterson responded to the ESPN post saying that Adrian Peterson would love to play for the Dallas Cowboys.  Well Adrian, did not deny the fact that he spoke with Jerry Jones, which makes things pretty odd now….. Vikings Comment “We are focused on the 2014 season, and as we have […] The post Adrian Peterson does not deny the report that he spoke...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Adrian Peterson Told Jerry Jones He Wants To Play For Cowboys

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson wants to go home when he’s all done wearing purple. Peterson, a Texas native, reportedly has interest in playing for the Dallas Cowboys. According to an ESPN “Outside the Lines” report, the All-Pro running back told Dallas owner Jerry Jones he wants to play for the Cowboys when his contract with the Vikings expires. According to...
Via NESN.com
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

It's Cold in Minnesota: AP Wants to Play for Cowboys?

Do you feel that? The world is shaking right now because of this recent report. If Adrian Peterson did indeed make a phone call to speak with Jerry Jones about the possibility of playing for the Dallas Cowboys, then Twitter may very well crash.Peterson is the best running back of his generation, and he's an absolute bruiser with ridiculous speed. This is the type of back that...
Via Pro Football Spot
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Adrian Peterson told Jerry Jones he wants to play for Cowboys

In a report from ESPN’s “Outside The Lines” Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson said he would like to play for the Dallas Cowboys. Peterson called Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones back in June, and told him of his interest to play in Dallas, this according to a profile that was done on Jones, by […]
Via Full Scale Sports
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson Reportedly Wants To Be A Dallas Cowboy According To Jerry Jones

This June, ESPN sportswriter Don Van Natta Jr. was following Jerry Jones around to get a better understanding of Jones’ life when he became privy to a curious conversation between Adrian Peterson and the Cowboys owner. While the two were together, Jones received a phone call, reportedly from Adrian Peterson during which Peterson supposedly told Jones that he’d love to play...
Via Next Impulse Sports
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson: I'd play for Cowboys

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson told Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones in a June telephone call he would like to play for the Cowboys at the end of his tenure with the Vikings, according to an "Outside the Lines" report. "Well, I understand, Adrian," Jones told Peterson during the call. "I'd like that, too ... Well, I love your story. I...
Via Pro Sports Daily
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Adrian Peterson Wants to Play for Cowboys Before Retirement

Adrian Peterson a native Texan, has been reported to have had a phone conversation with Dallas Cowboys owner and General Manager Jerry Jones about his desire to play for the Cowboys once his tenure with the Minnesota Vikings is over. ESPN senior writer Don Van Natta recounts the conversation in a recent ESPN Outside the lines piece that  Jerry was in the suite after a June George...
Via BlackSportsOnline
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Adrian Peterson Wants to Play for the Cowboys

Now this is some interesting information right here. According to a report by ESPN, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson placed a call to Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones back in June indicating that he wants to suit up for the Cowboys one day .  Wow. Jerry Jones confirms that Adrian Peterson called in June to say he wants to play for Cowboys 1 day. From @DVNJr: http:...
Via Sportsnaut
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson Wants To Play For The Cowboys

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson told Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones in a June telephone call he would like to play for the Cowboys at the end of his tenure with the Vikings, according to an “Outside the Lines” report. The telephone call is recounted as part of an expansive “Outside the Lines”/ESPN the Magazine profile of Jones by ESPN senior writer Don Van...
Via Geeks and Cleats
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Vikings Peterson is interested in playing for the Cowboys?

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson told Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones in a June telephone call he would like to play for the Cowboys at the end of his tenure with the Vikings, according to an “Outside the Lines” report. “Well, I understand, Adrian,” Jones told Peterson during the call. “I’d like that, too … Well, I love your […] The post Vikings...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jones: Adrian Peterson told me he'd like to play for the Cowboys

ESPN’s “Outside the Lines” is reporting that Vikings RB Adrian Peterson told Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones back in June that he would like to play for the Cowboys once his deal is up with Minnesota. “Well, I understand, Adrian,” Jones told Peterson during the call. “I’d like that, too … Well, I love your story. I love your daddy’s story. I’ve always respected...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Adrian Peterson told Jerry Jones he wants to be a Cowboy

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson told Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones that he would like to play for the Cowboys when his contract with the Vikings ends, according to a an “Outside the Lines” report. “Well, I understand, Adrian,” Jones told Peterson during the call. “I’d like that, too … Well, I love your story. I love your daddy’s story. I’ve...
Via Sports-Glory
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Vikings want ‘poise’ from Christian Ponder

The Minnesota Vikings have chosen Matt Cassel as their starting quarterback to start the upcoming season, and have Teddy Bridgewater as his primary backup. Christian Ponder is the quarterback that has been left out of the rotation equation, and he seems to have had his last chance at playing time in Minnesota. That being said, the Vikings have not traded him and Ponder hasn’t requested...
Via Sports-Glory
17 hours ago  |  Discuss
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