Vikings, Adrian Peterson agree to deal
MINNEAPOLIS -- Adrian Peterson thinks he's the best running back in the game.
Now he's getting paid like it, too.
Peterson agreed Saturday to a contract extension with the Vikings that includes $36 million in guaranteed money and as much as $100 million over the next seven years if he plays that long with Minnesota. A league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter that Peterson will receive $40 million over the first three years of the deal.
Peterson also will get ...
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