Washington cuts RB Peterson after 2 seasons
The Washington Football Team has released running back Adrian Peterson, which could signal the end of his NFL career.
Peterson spent the past two years with Washington, leading the team in rushing over that time with 1,940 yards and 12 touchdowns. He has rushed for 14,216 yards, trailing Barry Sanders by 1,053 yards for fourth place on the NFL's career list. Peterson ranks fourth with 111 rushing touchdowns.
"It comes as a surprise. I didn't feel I showed anything that would warrant being released," Peterson told ESPN.
He also was adamant about wanting to continue playing.
"Oh, yeah, without a doubt," Peterson said. "I definitely want to play."....
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