Adrian Peterson
Running Back
Drafted: Round 1 (#7 overall), 2007
Experience: 11 Years
College: Oklahoma
Contract: 2 yr(s)
$5,030,000
Signing Bonus $1,500,000 AAV$2,515,000 G'teed:$1,500,000 Free Agent:2021 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2019 Contract details by year 34 $1,030,000 $750,000 - - $1,780,000 $1,500,000
2020 Contract details by year 35 $2,250,000 $750,000 $250,000 - $3,250,000 $750,000
Contract Notes:
  • 2020 Per Game Active Bonus: $15,625 ($250,000, 15 LTBE)
  • 2020 Option Year must be exercised by 2/25/2020
  • Annual Incentives: $1.5M
    1,000 rushing yards + team rushing rank improvements from year prior
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2007 Player Cash Earnings $285,000 $3,000,000 $3,705,000 $6,990,000
2008 Player Cash Earnings $370,000 - - $8,145,000
2009 Player Cash Earnings $755,000 - - $755,000
2010 Player Cash Earnings $3,640,000 - - $3,640,000
2011 Player Cash Earnings $8,250,000 $12,000,000 - $20,500,000
2012 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - - $8,250,000
2013 Player Cash Earnings $11,250,000 - - $11,500,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $9,676,471 - - $9,926,471
2015 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,000 - $2,000,000 $13,000,000
2016 Player Cash Earnings $7,750,000 - $4,251,848 $12,001,848
2017 Player Cash Earnings $705,882 - - $705,882
2017 Player Cash Earnings $294,118 $2,500,000 - $2,794,118
2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,015,000 - - $1,015,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,030,000 $1,500,000 - $2,530,000
14 seasons $64,021,471 $19,000,000 $18,731,848 $101,753,319

Cap Hit

#23
Running Back
#15
Washington Redskins
#510
NFL

AAV

#24
Running Back
#609
NFL

Cash

#24
Running Back
#519
NFL
  • Feb 19 2020

    Washington (WAS) exercised a $2.5M option for 2020

  • Mar 13 2019

    Signed a 2 year $5.03 million contract with Washington (WAS)

  • Aug 20 2018

    Signed a 1 year $1.015 million contract with Washington (WAS)

  • Mar 12 2018

    Released by Arizona (ARI), clearing $2.8M in cap

  • Oct 10 2017

    Traded to Arizona (ARI) from New Orleans (NO) for 2018 6th round pick (#189 Kamrin Moore)

  • Apr 25 2017

    Signed a 2 year $7 million contract with New Orleans (NO)

  • Feb 28 2017

    Minnesota (MIN) declined option for 2017, clearing $18M in cap space

  • Aug 4 2016

    Fined $2,073,529 Fined 3 game checks from 2014 for violating the personal conduct policy (Child violence)

  • Jul 21 2015

    Signed a 3 year $42 million restructured contract with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Sep 10 2011

    Signed a 6 year $86.28 extension with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Jul 29 2007

    Signed a 5 year $40.5 million contract with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Apr 28 2007

    Drafted by Minnesota (MIN): Round 1 (#7 overall)