Adrian Peterson Net Worth

Adrian Peterson is worth around 2.86 billion dollars.


Peterson is the only NFL player that had a net worth of $1 Million by July 2019.

Adrian Lewis Peterson is an American football running back. Peterson was drafted in the 2007’s NFL Draft by the Minnesota Vikings.

He became the first freshman to finish the runner-up in the Heisman Trophy. He finished his college football career with more than 10,000 yards rushing and became the Sooners’ third all-time leading rusher.

Early Life

After being a walk-on at Idaho, Peterson went on to play football at TCU. He spent one year there before going back to the school to finish all of his degree requirements. Peterson is now the starting left tackle for the Vikings.

He played on the varsity basketball team at Westwood High School under coach Johnnie L. Johnson and was named the team Most Valuable Player his senior year. Later, he attended the University of Houston.


Peterson began his career when he entered the 2007 NFL Draft. He was seen as the first running back selected by the Minnesota Vikings. His injuries did somewhat question his future but he did play well enough to get a contract extension from the Vikings. He played 9 seasons with Minnesota, rushing for 13,097 yards and 58 touchdowns. His career record stands at 12,355 yards and 69 touchdowns. When he retired, he still held the most rushing yards in NFL history from his running back position.

A year later, he signed a contract worth 44 million dollars and made a phenomenal performance at the 2009 NFL Pro Bowl.

Peterson is the first player to ever win the NFL rushing title in consecutive years. This made him a great player in the NFL, but he is also the leader of the Minnesota Vikings, who currently have the number one seed in the NFC.

After the contract with Adrian Peterson, the Vikings renewed their contract with him, making him the highest paid running back in the NFL. After only one season in the NFL, Peterson became the first player in the history of the league to record back to back 2,000 yard rushing seasons.

In 2016, he was named the AFC Special Teams Player of the Week for week fifteen after returning a punt 74 yards for a TD. In Week 17, he was named the AFC Special Teams Player of the Week for the third time after returning a punt 72 yards for a TD. On January 1, 2017, Lynch started the season finale and had 18 carries for 86 yards.

Peterson is now believed to be in debt. While he’s been the most successful NHL player of all time, he’s struggled with managing his finances.
It’s also been reported that in 2014, he went bankrupt.

Adrian Peterson made his millionth dollar playing football.


 Adrian Peterson is a running back who has won three rushing titles, four rushing touchdowns, four rushing touchdowns against the Pittsburgh Steelers, three rushing touchdowns against the Dallas Cowboys, five rushing touchdowns against the Houston Texans and two rushing touchdowns against the Green Bay Packers.

Favorite Quotes from Adrian Peterson

ADP is not currently on the roster list for Thursday’s game. A source with knowledge of the situation told PFT that Peterson is staying with the team through its bye week. He will not appear on injured reserve.


This is a statement of Adrian Peterson. I will not accept any offers to play.

Adrian Peterson is estimated to be worth more than $1 million.

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