Adrian Peterson, Le’Veon Bell sign deal to box each other in July exhibition


Adrian Peterson and Le’Veon Bell are recognized for being star working backs within the NFL, however this summer season, they’re going to be duking it out within the boxing ring. Peterson and Bell have signed contracts for a boxing exhibition that may happen July 30 at Area in Los Angeles. 

Bell confirmed the information through Twitter on Friday afternoon. 

Let’s now check out the story of the tape between the 2 gamers.

Here is a have a look at how they evaluate:


30 years outdated

37 years outdated


6′ 1″

6′ 1″


225 lbs

217 lbs

NFL accolades

2-time first-team All-Professional, 3-time Professional Bowler

4-time first-team All-Professional, 7-time Professional Bowler, NFL MVP, NFL Offensive Participant of the 12 months

12 months retired

Not formally retired from the NFL

Not formally retired from the NFL

Final group performed with, 12 months

Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Baltimore Ravens, 2021 (8 video games whole)

Tennessee Titans and Seattle Seahawks, 2021 (4 video games whole)

It wasn’t too way back when each gamers have been arguably one of the best at their place. Bell, who had transient stints final season with the Ravens and Buccaneers, was an All-Professional in the course of the 2014 and 2017 seasons. In 2016, Bell broke the Steelers‘ common season and postseason single-game dashing data. Peterson, an All-Decade performer for the 2010s, gained his third dashing title in 2015 at age 30. Like Bell, Peterson noticed restricted taking part in time final season whereas taking part in for the Titans and Seahawks. 

Boxing has lengthy been a ardour for Bell, who used the game as cardio throughout his time with the Steelers. Bell’s ardour for the game grew throughout his 12 months away from soccer in 2018. 

“I attempt to discover methods to be more healthy,” Bell said on the time when discussing his boxing regiment. “I need my physique to be in nice form in order the season comes nearer you may begin seeing that type to take form. [Boxing] is simply to assist with my cardio and my stamina. It is just a little completely different than soccer, and I attempt to keep off my joints within the offseason as a lot as attainable, nonetheless get cardio. As a substitute of reducing and doing lots of drills, I have been doing lots of boxing coaching.”

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