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McKinnon impressed with Peterson, his idol

McKinnon impressed with Peterson, his idol

Jerick McKinnon grew up idolizing Adrian Peterson and now he is backing him up and wowed by Peterson's athleticism in person.

The Vikings biggest charity event for player participation provided a bit of a synopsis of Jerick McKinnon's early days with the Minnesota Vikings. McKinnon was taking time out from helping with the Vikings' annual playground build at a Twin Cities school to talk with a reporter. One of the boys at the elementary school stopped the conversation and asked if Adrian Peterson was there yet. Then the...

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