Vikings’ Adrian Peterson has a scary allergic reaction to seafood


Adrian Petersonwas just fine on Saturday at Vikings camp. (Genevieve Ross /AP)

Peterson, who is on the physically-unable-to-perform list as he recovers from left knee reconstruction last December, ate seafood during lunch at a Mankato, Minn., restaurant. When he returned to camp, things got scary. His face and throat began to swell and he experienced shortness of breath. He was taken to a hospital in an ambulance.

“Everything is back to normal now,” Frazier said Monday evening (via StarTribune.com). “Little bit of a scare, but he's fine.”

Peterson, who earlier this month was arrested in an incident in Houston, was back in his dorm within hours and was cleared to continue his rehab work today. Frazier said that Peterson has had allergic reactions in the past, but never this severe.

Frazier said Peterson told him that he has had allergic reactions before, but not as severe as Monday's.

In the future, A.P. might want to stick with beef and chicken.

Follow us: @CindyBoren | @MattBrooksWP

More

Peterson: Truth about arrest “will surface”

More NFL News

Terrell Thomas re-injures knee

Titans, former coaches react to O.J. Murdock suicide

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.

sports

Success! Check your inbox for details. You might also like:

Please enter a valid email address

See all newsletters

Comments
Show Comments
Most Read

sports

Success! Check your inbox for details.

See all newsletters