• Adrian Peterson wants to show he's “on a whole different level.”

    1 month ago - By Pro Football Talk

    Adrian Peterson‘s about to turn 35, or about five years past the expiration date for most running backs. But he thinks he has more to offer. Washington picked up the contract option for 2020 for the veteran back, and he plans to show the team he's worth the $2.25 million they're paying him. “Going into
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  • Redskins exercise 2020 option on RB Adrian Peterson

    Redskins exercise 2020 option on RB Adrian Peterson

    1 month ago - By Fox Sports

    The Washington Redskins have exercised their 2020 option on running back Adrian Peterson
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  • Redskins exercise club option on Adrian Peterson's contract, giving him chance to climb all-time rushing list

    1 month ago - By CBSSports

    Peterson is fifth on the all-time rushing list
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  • Washington picks up Adrian Peterson's club option for 2020 season

    1 month ago - By Yardbarker

    The Washington football team announced on Wednesday that they will pick up running back Adrian Peterson's team option for the upcoming season, securing the return of the future Hall of Famer in their backfield. Peterson, who will turn 35 in March, delivered another strong season as part of Washington's backfield. He racked up 898 rushing yards and five touchdowns on the year, while averaging 4.3 yards per carry. Washington hired Ron Rivera as head coach in December and he is quickly working to keep some of this team's most important veterans, including Trent Williams, for their leadership...
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  • Adrian Peterson will be back with Washington in 2020

    1 month ago - By Yardbarker

    Adrian Peterson will turn 35 next month and is now officially what feels like a lifetime beyond the shelf life of an NFL running back, but Washington still believes he has something to offer. On Wednesday, the team announced that the club option on Peterson's contract for 2020 has been exercised. He is set to earn a base salary of $2.25 million. Peterson had another solid season last year, rushing for 898 yards and five touchdowns in 15 games. He averaged 4.3 yards per carry, which was his best mark since 2015. Had Jay Gruden stuck around in Washington, it seems less likely that Peterson...
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  • Redskins exercise Peterson's 2020 option

    1 month ago - By TheScore

    The Washington Redskins announced Wednesday that they exercised the 2020 club option on running back Adrian Peterson 's contract. Peterson, who will turn 35 in March, was Washington's leading rusher in each of the last two seasons. "Adrian Peterson is the epitome of what it means to be a pro in this league," head coach Ron Rivera said in a statement. "Adrian's leadership and passion toward the game of football will set an example of what is expected of the players in this program moving forward." The future Hall of Fame runner signed with the Redskins prior to the 2018 campaign after being...
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  • Redskins exercise '20 option for RB Peterson

    1 month ago - By ESPN

    RB Adrian Peterson, who has led the Redskins in rushing for each of the past two seasons, will return to the team in 2020 for a base salary of $2.25 million.
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  • Redskins bring back Adrian Peterson for 2020 - Adrian Peterson | WAS

    1 month ago - By Rotoworld

    Redskins exercised Adrian Peterson's 2020 option.
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  • Adrian Peterson's 2020 Contract Option Exercised by Redskins

    1 month ago - By Bleacher Report

    The Washington Redskins announced Wednesday that they exercised the option in running back Adrian Peterson 's contract for the 2020 season...
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  • Washington exercises 2020 option on Adrian Peterson's contract

    1 month ago - By Pro Football Talk

    Adrian Peterson won't be a free agent in March. Washington announced on Wednesday that they are exercising their option on Peterson's contract for 2020. It is the final year of the two-year pact he signed with the team last year. Peterson is set to make a base salary of $2.25 million and count $3 million
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