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    Re: Adrian Peterson Gives $1 Million to OU

    "Thank you Bobby Stoops for keeping me in to get injured when we were up 34-9 against Iowa State"



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    Re: Adrian Peterson Gives $1 Million to OU

    Quote Originally Posted by Gnomeborg View Post
    "Thank you Bobby Stoops for keeping me in to get injured when we were up 34-9 against Iowa State"
    Poor guy. But its nice to play the spoiler sometimes.



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    Re: Adrian Peterson Gives $1 Million to OU

    He's been great for the Vikings. My only knock on him as someone just said is when he showboated for another TD during garbage time against ISU.


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    Re: Adrian Peterson Gives $1 Million to OU

    Must be nice.



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    Re: Adrian Peterson Gives $1 Million to OU

    Quote Originally Posted by mj4cy View Post
    He's been great for the Vikings. My only knock on him as someone just said is when he showboated for another TD during garbage time against ISU.
    Thats the only reason the Vikings got him. People were scared he was "injury prone". I tell all my friends that ISU laid the beatdown on him and hurt him, causing him to fall. I leave out the flip into the endzon for no reason part.



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    Re: Adrian Peterson Gives $1 Million to OU

    Quote Originally Posted by Gnomeborg View Post
    "Thank you Bobby Stoops for keeping me in to get injured when we were up 34-9 against Iowa State"
    I was there!



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    Re: Adrian Peterson Gives $1 Million to OU

    Quote Originally Posted by Rhoadhoused View Post
    Thats the only reason the Vikings got him. People were scared he was "injury prone". I tell all my friends that ISU laid the beatdown on him and hurt him, causing him to fall. I leave out the flip into the endzon for no reason part.
    Yup. Most of my ISU friends were Vikings fans, we all loved it how our college team was responsible for our pro team landing our best player.



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    Re: Adrian Peterson Gives $1 Million to OU

    Just returning what OU gave to him during his college years.



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    Re: Adrian Peterson Gives $1 Million to OU

    Has any former ISU players, that are now pro, given a significant donation?



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    Re: Adrian Peterson Gives $1 Million to OU

    Quote Originally Posted by cowboycurtis View Post
    Has any former ISU players, that are now pro, given a significant donation?
    I have wondered the same.

    Next time I get an Alumni mailing with the lists, I will look.

    I remember Coach Jim Walden was a regular contributor.



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    Re: Adrian Peterson Gives $1 Million to OU

    Quote Originally Posted by cigaretteman View Post
    Considering how much money these big time schools make off these kid's labor and how many pro athletes go broke after football you'd think he would hold on to that $1 million. He might need it later on and OU will just throw it onto the pile.



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