TMZ "Sad news for the woman who claimed she was pregnant with Adrian Peterson's 9th kid -- TMZ Sports has learned she had a miscarriage ... but she's still gunning for AP's cash. As we previously reported, the woman -- a massage therapist -- was asking for roughly $2 MILLION from the NFL star to..." September 02
TMZ "A massage therapist who claims she was knocked up by Adrian Peterson has asked for $1.9 MILLION to care for the kid for 18 years ... but the NFL star has fired back with a big, fat "NO DEAL." TMZ Sports has learned ... Peterson was contacted by the woman's attorney in early August -- claiming..." September 01
Minneapolis Star Tribune "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell attempted to suspend Adrian Peterson without pay for the final six games of the 2014 season. Goodell did this in a letter sent to Peterson on Nov. 18 in which the commissioner stated, “You have shown no meaningful remorse.’’ I went slightly nuts at the time in..." August 27
The Score "LeBron James is such a transcendent figure, the NFL's top running backs are battling to compare themselves to him. The four-time NBA MVP almost commandeered a mismatched Cleveland Cavaliers squad last season to what would've been the franchise's first title, but fell short in six games to the..." August 23
Fox Sports North "The man they call "All Day" appears to be largely A-OK. Yes, Vikings star Adrian Peterson endured some pain on Tuesday, but he told reporters on Wednesday that, if this were the regular season, he'd consider himself healthy enough to play. "Took a knee to the thigh," Peterson explained. It's..." August 13
NFL-NFLPA contempt hearing in Adrian Peterson case, which was supposed to happen tomorrow, has been moved to Aug. 26.
Minneapolis Star Tribune "Thirty-year-old Adrian Peterson has a vision that includes playing football at least seven more years, retiring somewhere beyond 2021 and entering the Pro Football Hall of Fame as the career rushing leader and greatest player in NFL history. “Not just the greatest running back,” he points out...." August 09
ESPN "Adrian Peterson will travel to Canton, Ohio, this weekend as the Minnesota Vikings play in the Pro Football Hall of Fame Game. The next time he's back there, it could be for his own Hall of Fame induction. What is said about Peterson at that point will be shaped by the second half of his..." August 07
Sporting News "Vikings running back Adrian Peterson had his probation terminated 15 months early by a judge, and not everyone is happy about it. The probation stems from Peterson's child abuse case. He pleaded no contest in November to misdemeanor reckless assault and received two years of probation to avoid..." August 06
Pro Football Talk "Adrian Peterson is as good as ever after a year away. That’s the word from Vikings coach Mike Zimmer, who said on today’s PFT Live that his star running back stayed in great shape while he missed 15 games last year for abusing his son. Zimmer says Peterson seems excited for the season and looks..." July 31
NFL.com "Adrian Peterson is working his way back into playing shape. The Vikings star is taking part in his first team practices since last September. He acknowledged to NFL Network's Marshall Faulk that the initial practices presented some physical challenges to his 30-year-old body. "I kind of..." July 29
Pro Football Talk "Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has high hopes for the 2015 season. Very high: Peterson says that he goes into this season, and every season, aiming for 2,500 yards. “I always keep the mark at twenty-five, so if I get close to that, that’s not bad,” Peterson told the Vikings’..." July 27
Zimmer says Peterson is in great shape. "I'll probably have to hold him back more so than push him." They're not tackling him, though.
Pro Football Talk "Before Tuesday, Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was due to make $44.75 million non-guaranteed over the next three years. Now, Peterson is due to make less — but he’s likely to earn a lot more of it, with the Vikings or someone else. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, Peterson’s..." July 21
NFL.com "The Vikings and Adrian Peterson have mutually agreed to restructure the final three years of Peterson's contract. Per team policy, contract details will not be disclosed. "This agreement is a win for both Adrian and the Vikings and is a positive step toward Adrian finishing his career as a..." July 21
ESPN 1500 Twin Cities "A judge is stepping in to initiate settlement talks between the NFL and NFL Players Association, ordering the sides into negotiations on the case filed in federal court by the union over Adrian Peterson's now-expired suspension. U.S. Magistrate Judge Janie Mayeron ordered on Monday that both..." July 21
Twin Cities "Adrian Peterson recently was named the 62nd-best player in the NFL. He actually was excited about it. NFL Network is doing its annual countdown of the top 100 players in the league, based upon voting by players. When Peterson recently was named No. 62, a drop from No. 4 the previous year, the..." June 29
Pro Football Talk "Despite being suspended and unhappy for much of the offseason, running back Adrian Peterson has assumed a leadership role with the Vikings in recent weeks. With the team off until the start of training camp, Peterson has brought teammates including wide receiver Mike Wallace and running back..." June 28
St. Paul Pioneer Press "Emmitt Smith's former Dallas backfield mate, Daryl Johnston, has said Adrian Peterson's abbreviated 2014 season likely cost him any chance of breaking Smith's NFL career rushing record. Not so fast, says Peterson. The Vikings' star running back long has had a goal of topping Smith. Despite..." June 15
NFL.com "It was three seasons ago when Adrian Peterson single-handedly tugged the Vikings into the playoffs with an outrageous 2,097 yards on the ground. His 348 carries that year weren't even a career high, though, with Peterson averaging a whopping 290.4 totes per season before last autumn's lost..." June 13
Sporting News "Vikings coach Mike Zimmer told reporters Wednesday he doesn't expect running back Adrian Peterson to play in the preseason. It's not really anything new for Peterson, who hasn't had a preseason carry since 2011. But it is sort of a surprise, considering Peterson played in just one game last..." June 11
ESPN "Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf said Wednesday he is excited to have running back Adrian Peterson back with the team, adding he has never felt more optimistic about the state of the franchise since his family bought the team in 2005. Sitting in a patio chair at the Vikings Children's Fund..." June 10
Twin Cities "Now that Adrian Peterson is back, there’s plenty of hype about how good the Vikings could be. With the star running back returning after missing 15 games last season because of a child-abuse incident and joining quarterback Teddy Bridgewater, wide receiver Mike Wallace and others on offense,..." June 03
Minneapolis Star Tribune "Adrian Peterson’s standoff with the Vikings seemed as if it might stretch into training camp after his Twitter rant last week decrying the NFL’s lack of guaranteed contracts. But Peterson surprisingly decided Monday to rejoin his teammates after conversations over the weekend, specifically with..." June 03
CBS Sports "For the first time in over nine months, Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was at the team's practice facility on Tuesday in a return that almost didn't happen. During a 25-minute press conference, Peterson admitted that he actually considered retirement during his lengthy time off. "I'm..." June 02
Pro Football Talk "Maybe Adrian Peterson just wanted to see which way the wind was blowing, and it was moving north. Whatever the reason, the Vikings running back has now decided to report to Vikings OTAs, after a strange offseason that made it clear he wasn’t happy about the prospect. “I decided to come back..." June 02
Sportsnaut "Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson probably doesn’t understand that “Tweeting through it” won’t accomplish many goals. The much maligned veteran went on a pretty absurd Twitter rant on Thursday, talking about everything from how NFL teams don’t honor contracts to how players are..." May 29
Mike Zimmer with as strong a statement as he's made on Peterson: "He's got two choices. He can play for us or not play."
The Score "Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer is refusing to capitulate to Adrian Peterson's demands. Peterson is not attending organized team activities and reportedly demanded a trade, with the Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals emerging as his preferred destinations. Zimmer was decidedly..." May 27
CBS Sports "Ben Dogra is nothing but persistent. The powerful agent, never shy about playing the role of antagonist if he deems it required, has been plenty content to take a heel turn in the ongoing saga of Adrian Peterson vs. the Minnesota Vikings. It would come as no surprise if he continues to push..." May 26
Ominous text from agent Ben Dogra about #Vikings RB Adrian Peterson. "He is very very strong ... he's like Revis." Sounds like a holdout.
Yahoo! Sports "When Adrian Peterson skips this week's organized team activities for the Minnesota Vikings, he will attempt to send an unmistakable message to the franchise: He wants to be traded. That's what a source within the star running back's inner circle told Yahoo Sports on Sunday night. Despite..." May 25
Sportsnaut "Reports surfaced on Sunday evening that Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson wouldn’t be on hand for the team’s OTAs this week. That’s a sign of the 30-year-old running back playing hardball with the team. This all stems from Peterson feeling disrespected by the way the Vikings didn’t..." May 25
ESPN "The Minnesota Vikings will open their optional team practices this week without Adrian Peterson, a source confirmed to ESPN.com's Ben Goessling. The news was reported earlier Sunday by The Associated Press, which cited a source as saying the star running back told coach Mike Zimmer that he..." May 25
ESPN 1500 Twin Cities "When Adrian Peterson will report to the Vikings remains an unknown, but Mike Zimmer thinks he has an idea of when he might see his star running back. The Vikings coach, however, wasn't willing to tip his hand. "I think I do have an indication," Zimmer told 1500 ESPN this week, adding he's not..." May 22
NFL.com "The NFL and NFLPA are at odds again, and it has nothing to do with Tom Brady's recent suspension. The players union announced Tuesday that they filed a motion in Federal Court related to Adrian Peterson. The NFLPA claims Commissioner Roger Goodell and the NFL have "deliberately ignored" the..." May 20
Minneapolis Star Tribune "Members of the Minnesota media got an opportunity to watch tape with Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer today. What Zimmer said during that film session was off the record, but he did speak on the record afterward. So of course Adrian Peterson came up. Maybe it was the clips from the 2014 season..." May 14
Sportress of Blogitude "Ben Dogra, the agent for Adrian Peterson, seemingly has accepted with the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft come and gone that his client will be a member of the Minnesota Vikings next season. And because of that reality setting in, Dogra has changed his tune, now suggesting that the team should..." May 03
Pro Football Talk "The Vikings continue to insist that Adrian Peterson will not be traded. Not everyone believes them. Cris Carter, the Hall of Fame former Vikings receiver who now works as an ESPN commentator, suggested today on Mike & Mike that he has been given inside information about a Peterson..." April 30
NFL.com "The Minnesota Vikings have no intention of trading Adrian Peterson. The Dallas Cowboys have no intention of trading for a veteran. Those facts won't stop the running back from dreaming about one day playing in Dallas. While attending the Dallas Mavericks-Houston Rockets NBA Playoff game on..." April 29
NFL.com "Vikings general manager Rick Spielman intends to keep Adrian Peterson on the roster and he's not leaving much room for interpretation. "We can just end the Adrian Peterson stuff," Spielman told reporters on Tuesday. "Our position has not changed. ... We have no interest in trading Adrian..." April 28
Sportsnaut "NFL Media insider Ian Rapoport reported on Sunday that the Minnesota Vikings are strongly set against trading running back Adrian Peterson, so much so that it would potentially take too much for another team to acquire him. Yahoo Sports’ Charles Robinson echoed this sentiment on Sunday, saying..." April 27
Yahoo! Sports "Rarely has a veteran player dominated an NFL draft run-up the way Adrian Peterson has. While this is the portion of the offseason typically overrun with pro days, propaganda and draft subterfuge, Peterson has remained the veteran question mark curling around the month of April. Who is in the..." April 27
SB Nation "Adrian Peterson will likely go down as the best running back of his generation and looks to be Hall of Fame bound after racking up more than 10,000 rushing yards and six trips to the Pro Bowl in his first seven NFL seasons. He already ranks 28th all-time in rushing yards and 14th in rushing..." April 22
Would Cowboys trade picks for a RB (Adrian Peterson)? Stephen Jones on 105.3: "I don't see us using any picks to trade for veteran players."
CBS Sports "It's not clear yet where Adrian Peterson will play in 2015, but we should know for sure by May 2. According to the St. Paul Pioneer Press, the Vikings plan to hold onto Peterson if they can't find a trading partner by the end of the NFL Draft, which runs from April 30-May 2. "If he's not..." April 21
Gus said he and GM David Caldwell have not had any talks about AP. Had brief conversation a while ago but nothing substantive.
ESPN "Adrian Peterson did not attend the start of the Vikings' offseason workout program Monday, a league source told ESPN, although the star running back's absence at this stage of Minnesota's offseason has been almost a yearly occurrence. The Vikings had not been expecting Peterson to show up at..." April 20
Larry Brown Sports "Now that Adrian Peterson has been reinstated by the NFL, it will be interesting to see if he is successful in his quest to force his way out of Minnesota. Given the terms of his current contract and the value the Vikings want in return, Peterson may be stuck. ESPN’s Adam Caplan reports that the..." April 20