Adrian Peterson is the #1 ranked running back in the country by TheInsiders.com. He is one of only two 5 star players at his position, and when he takes a visit be it officially or unofficially, it's big news. The recruiting world was interested Peterson's visit to Arkansas, and half the world talked to him about it. Part of the fun of the recruiting process is seeing what each player will tell each publication. This is what Peterson had to say to us.
"My Top 5 list right now is Oklahoma, Miami, Arkansas, Texas, and
UCLA," said Peterson.
How was the trip to Arkansas last weekend?
"Fayetteville is a lot like Palestine, only it's a lot bigger. Coach Nutt
is tight, and I really liked him and his staff. I've also gone to UCLA for an
official visit. It is a cool college and a nice campus. I don't have my other
three official visits scheduled yet. I am still trying to decide who they will
On the season, Peterson has shown why he is ranked the #1 back in the country.
His team is 5-1, and he has rushed for an absurd 1,400 yards and 18 touchdowns.
Peterson doesn't appear to be in any hurry to make a decision, but that could
"Right now I'm planning on making a commitment at the All-American game in
San Antonio, but I don't know for sure. It could be anytime."
With his favorites narrowed to five schools, there will be five sets of fans
watching closely over the next 2+ months.
#1 RB Narrows list of Schools to 5
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