Adrian grew up in a small town called Chanute, Kansas. His father’s name is Lee and his mother’s name is Amy. Adrian Peterson was very creative and imaginative. He would spend most of his time alone in his room and watch television. At the age of 9, he started playing football. He didn’t have any athletic background and he was not that good at football. But he was able to improve over time and he became a better athlete. He played as a defensive back but he loved playing as a running back. He had some injuries when he was a child. He was also bullied in school because of his size and he was called a bully by other children. He was a victim of bullying and he was the only victim who came out of this situation alive. He was an intelligent boy and he wanted to become a great football player. So, he went to college to learn more about the sport. He also learned about nutrition and he also improved his skills over time. He was not good at school but he was a good student.