Vikings confirm Adrian Peterson's surgery, say recovery takes 6 weeks
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The Minnesota Vikings confirmed Thursday that Adrian Peterson underwent surgery to repair his adductor muscle. Recovery time is expected to take six weeks.
Here's the official release:
"Adrian Peterson had surgery today with Dr. William Meyers at the Vincera Institute in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Meyers was able to successfully repair Adrian's adductor muscle while also doing a compartmental release. Adrian is expected to make a full recovery in approximately 6 weeks."
Peterson, who turns 29 in March, has now had surgery three straight offseasons.