Adrian Peterson already has $36-million guaranteed as part of his brand new $100-million contract, but that doesn't mean he wasn't thinking about securing his future earlier in his career. Peterson told the Pioneer Press that he took out a $15-20-million insurance policy on himself a couple of years ago.
Adrian Peterson: 'I feel myself improving'
The Vikings' Adrian Peterson says he's getting closer to where he wants to be since reconstructive knee surgery nine months ago. The running back tells the Pioneer Press he feels himself improving and his leg continues to get stronger. "Each day I'm getting closer to where I want to be; I'm just going to keep pushing at it," Peterson said.