Adrian Peterson

All NFL running backs get compered to Adrian Peterson these days, the picture of a franchise running back. Peterson's incredible speed, powerful burst and explosive strength make him a nightmare to tackle, and opposing defenses have nightmares trying to game plan for this guy. Off the field, he likes his video games, but on the field? It's best to just get out of his way.

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Adrian Peterson Is Oddly Excited to Play in the NFL Preseason

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By: Rob Scott

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Adrian Peterson's Amazing Double Swiss Ball Push-Up

Looking for a challenging full-body exercise to test your core strength and stability? Try Adrian Peterson's Double Swiss Ball Push-Up, which blasts the small stabilizer muscles that are key to maintaining balance and form in all of your lifts.

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2009 Nike Global Training Summit

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