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Washington running back Adrian Peterson has an explore on the career dashing leaderboard as he heads into his 14th season.

Peterson is at point out fifth in NFL history with 14,216 career dashing yards. In fourth establish apart is Barry Sanders, who had 15,269 yards in his 10 NFL seasons. Peterson hopes he can top Sanders this yr.

“That’s without a doubt likely the most targets, passing Barry Sanders would without a doubt be likely the most highlights of my career. What he done, and how I’ve seemed as much as him, I’ve continuously wanted to claim I did one thing better than Barry Sanders,” Peterson mentioned on NFL Network.

Topping Sanders this yr would require Peterson to map 1,054 yards this season, and that would be a colossal say: Peterson hasn’t obtained that many yards in any season since 2015. Peterson, who became 35 this offseason, might well perchance wish to play until he’s 36 to switch sooner than Sanders.