Please don't remain calm

Adrian Peterson's angst runs deep, but so does his ambition

Updated: April 5, 2013, 12:18 PM ET
By Allison Glock | ESPN The Magazine

This story appeared in ESPN The Magazine's Oct. 6, 2008, issue. Subscribe today!

ADRIAN PETERSON just wants his ice cream.

A scoop of cake-batter flavor, in a cup, with pecans and caramel and maybe some crumbled Snickers. It is the wane of summer, and he practiced twice today at the Vikings training facility in Mankato, and he will practice twice tomorrow and again most every day until the three-week-long camp ends. It is "drudgery," explains coach Brad Childress, ...

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