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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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Crazy Stat: Carson Palmer Ran Faster Than Adrian Peterson in Week 12

The NFL has gone high-tech. New for the 2015 season, every player has a tracker embedded in his shoulder pads that collects data like velocity, dist...

Why Adrian Peterson Thinks He'll Rush for 2,500 Yards This Season

Over the course of his college and NFL careers, Adrian Peterson's body has done its best to keep one of the best running backs in recent memory fr...

Your Favorite Athletes' Favorite Cheat Meals

Photo: AP Images Avoid sugars. Abstain from foods high in saturated fat. Renounce fried stuff. As an athlete, everywhere you turn there's s a food...

(Almost) Nothing Can Stop Adrian Peterson

When he looked in the mirror, Adrian Peterson knew something was terribly wrong. His eyes, his mouth, every part of his face was swollen. His t...

Adrian Peterson's 2,000-Yard Workout

The NFL's most extraordinary physique was not built with ordinary exercises alone. Although Adrian Peterson loves old standbys like the Bench, Squat ...

Adrian Peterson Used Wii Fit to Rehab His Knee

When Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson tore both his ACL and MCL toward the end of the 2011 football season, few observers thought he...

How Adrian Peterson Can Recover From His Sports Hernia

After suffering a catastrophic knee injury, Adrian Peterson came back and was named the NFL's 2012 MVP. However, he now faces another challenge duri...

Returning to Football After an ACL Injury: The Adrian Peterson Way

It was not that long ago that an athlete's career was over if he or she "blew out" a knee (mostly referring to ACL injuries). It's a traumatic injur...

Pros' Picks: Gridiron Gamers

Below, NFL superstars Adrian Peterson, Brandon Lloyd and Aaron Rodgers share thoughts about their favorite video games. Peterson: "Zelda was th...

Derrick Rose & Adrian Peterson: Assassin's Creed 30-Second Spot

STACK recently sat down with Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson to talk Assassin's Creed Revelations. "No one really knows, but I call my...