Washington Football Team releasing Adrian Peterson
ASHBURN, Va. - The Washington Football Team is releasing running back Adrian Peterson.
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The 35-year-old running back is number five on the NFL’s all-time career rushing yards list with 14,216 – just behind Barry Sanders.
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He is fourth in touchdowns with 111.
Peterson has been selected for seven Pro Bowls.
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With Washington, Peterson rushed for 1,940 yards and 12 touchdowns in two seasons.
An Oklahoma product, Peterson entered the NFL in 2007.