March 4, 2024

Adrian Peterson’s most unforgettable play, for him, was a fumble recovery

Future Hall of Fame operating again Adrian Peterson has had loads of memorable performs in his profession. So which play of his profession would he placed on an infinite loop?

We requested him that query throughout his Super Bowl-week go to to PFT Live. His reply was not what we anticipated.

“It was the NFC Championship game against New Orleans, and it was an inside zone play to the right,” Peterson stated. “I burst by means of the outlet. I’m most likely three or 4 yards previous the road of scrimmage and I don’t know who hit the ball out, however the ball flew out in entrance of me, and possibly landed six, seven yards in entrance of me and I was down on my knees. It was two defenders by it. I don’t know the way I bought to the ball. It’s just like the ‘Angels in the Outfield’-type state of affairs, severely. I flew to that ball and recovered it and two guys actually have been like two or three yards from it. And it was like an out of physique expertise, simply the urgency to get to that ball. You bought to look it up and also you’ll perceive. . . . Like, I was so decided that I couldn’t lose that ball that identical to that, I was in a position to get to it.

Here’s the play. It actually was wonderful that he recovered it.

And it’s much more wonderful that he regards that as the one play from all of his performs that he would watch repeatedly.