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 (m. 2014)
Net Worth: $5 million
Zodiac sign: Aries
Adrian Peterson is a popular American football player. He is considered one of the best running back in NFL history. Adrian Peterson had traumatic childhood when he was 7 years old, and 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 to sports at a 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 a three-time Texas state champion at Westwood High School.
Then mother Bonita joined the University of Houston on an athletic scholarship as a long jumper and sprinter. Adrian’s father called him as a nickname “All Day”.
He passed through a traumatic early life loss of 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 nothing splits him from his mission to build up a career in the athletic world. He has a half-brother named Jaylon Brown, a running back at Klein Oak High School.
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 history; he was 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 history by 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 numerous awards.
He signed with the Seattle Seahawks practice squad on December 4, 2021.
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 in NFL has relationships with various women and several children from this relationship. The children are – Tyrese Robert Ruffin, Axyl Eugene Peterson, Adeja Peterson, and Adrian Peterson, Jr.