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Adrian Peterson talked to Jerry Jones about playing for Dallas Cowboys

by Erik Horne Published: August 28, 2014

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Back in December of 2013, Adrian Peterson hinted that it might be cool to play in Texas someday.

Well, the Peterson-comes-home narrative has been re-ignited. In a video from released on Thursday, ESPN writer Don Van Natta Jr. discusses a June phone call Cowboys owner Jerry Jones received from Peterson when the Minnesota Vikings running back -- a native of Palestine, Texas -- indicated that he'd like to play for the Cowboys.

Van Natta Jr., who was working on a feature story about Jones at the time (you can read that story here), recalls being in Jones' suit at AT&T Cowboys Stadium in June for George Strait concert, when Jones got the call from AD.



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by Erik Horne
Online Sports Editor
Erik Horne joined The Oklahoman as a sports web editor/producer in September 2013, following a five-year stint at The Ardmoreite (Ardmore) – first as a sports writer, then sports editor. At The Ardmoreite, Horne reported on everything from prep...
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