Seahawks' Pete Carroll on team signing Adrian Peterson: 'We finally got him'


Adrian Peterson is again within the NFL, this time with Seattle and Pete Carroll, who will lastly coach the working again after attempting a few years in the past.

Caroll advised reporters throughout his media availability Wednesday that the group was working to signal the 36-year-old Peterson to its follow squad. He then introduced up that he did not signal Peterson within the 2000s whereas teaching at USC.

“We lastly bought him,” Carroll mentioned. 

Peterson selected Oklahoma as his collegiate workforce.

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After Carroll’s announcement, NFL reporter Josina Anderson tweeted that Peterson texted her to say he had “simply signed.” 

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The Titans waived Peterson on Nov. 23 as a part of a sequence of roster strikes. He performed in three video games for Tennessee after being signed to its follow squad on Nov. 2 and racked up 82 yards and a landing speeding. 

Seattle including Peterson is not an enormous shock as a result of many of the Seahawks’ speeding core is on injured reserve or recovering from damage. Main rusher Alex Collins returned from a groin damage Monday in the course of the Seahawks’ 17-15 loss to Washington. He rushed seven occasions for 14 yards and misplaced a fumble. 

The Seahawks (3-8) are final within the NFC West. Including Peterson might probably increase their probabilities of incomes assertion wins of their ultimate six video games. 

Peterson might simply work his manner up from the follow squad to the Seahawks’ 53-man roster for Sunday’s recreation vs. the 49ers. If he is not added for the sport, his subsequent potential debut would be in Week 14 on the highway vs. Houston, in his residence state of Texas.

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