Adrian Peterson Biography

Adrian Peterson

Full name: Adrian Lewis Peterson
Nickname:
All Day
Birth date: 
March 21, 1985
Birth place:
Palestine, Texas
Height: 
6 feet 1 inch
Occupation: 
Athlete, Football Player
Spouse (s): 
Ashley Brown
Religion: 
Christian
Zodiac sign: 
Aries

Adrian Peterson is a popular American football player. He is considered one of the best running back in the NFL history. Adrian Peterson passed traumatic childhood when he was 7 years old, his older brother, Brian, get killed by a drunk driver. Six years later, his father was arrested for money laundering in connection with drug dealing. However, Adrian dedicated himself for sports at the young age.

Adrian Peterson Early Life:

Adrian Peterson was born on March 21, 1985, in Palestine, Texas to Nelson and Bonita Jackson. His parents both were athletes. Father, Nelson Peterson was a famous Idaho State University basketball player and mother was three-time Texas state champion at Westwood High School. Then mother Bonita joined at the University of Houston on an athletic scholarship as a long jumper and sprinter. Adrian’ father called him as nickname “All Day”. He passed a traumatic early life lose an elder brother at 7 years and six years later police arrested his father accusing in involving in drug dealing. But Adrian never loses his courage and split from mission to build up a career in the athletic world.

Adrian Peterson Career:

Adrian Peterson used to play basketball at Palestine High School, but he is more talented on the football field. As a junior running back he rushed 2,960 yards and 32 touchdowns and got a chance to play at the University of Oklahoma.

Adrian is a terrific NFL performer in the history; he elected by the Minnesota Vikings on April 28, 2007, for their 2007 NFL Draft and selected first running back. In the first two seasons, he makes a history rushing 3,000 yards. Adrian won the MVP award for his terrific performance in the Pro Bowl. In 2010, running 5,000 Adrian became the fifth fastest player in his 51st game. In 2012, he ended the season by running 2,097 yards and became the sixth fastest player to reach 8,000 yards and won the numerous awards.

Personal Life:

Adrian Peterson married his girlfriend Ashley Brown in July 2014; the couple has been dating since 2010. Brown posted for Playboy magazine to show off her body shape. But the best running back player of NFL has relationships with various women and several children from this relationship. He already has eight child’s father.

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