American Footballer Adrian PetersonWho Has Been Married To Wife Ashley Brown Since 2014 Has Fathered Six to Eight Children With Multiple Women-Know The Full Story Here

News by Ruby Sparks Published on 02 Nov,2018 Updated on 02 Nov,2018

American Football star Adrian Peterson who has been married to Ashley Brown since 2014 is truly a family man now. He, however, was not the same person a few years back. Love and relationship were not made for him. He was linked with so many women in the past that he's still unknown about the number of his children. Peterson has popularly marked his name in the list of 'The Most Prolific Fathers in Sports History'.  

Thankfully, he is a changed man and all the credits go to his dear wife Ashley Brown.  Let's know about his journey here. 

Adrian Peterson's Blissful Married Life With Wife Ashley Brown

Adrian Peterson, 33, is living a blessed life with his wife Ashley Brown. Sources say that the couple went on and off during his time at the University of Oklahoma where they first met.

Brown was one of those who posed for Playboy and became the part of a "Girls of the Big 12" series at that time.

CAPTION: Adrian Peterson attending an event with his gorgeous wife Ashley Brown SOURCE: Getty Images

After many years of ups and downs, the couple finally got engaged in 2010. They took some time for themselves and tied the knot in July 2014 in presence of their son Adrian Jr.

At present, the lovely couple shares two boys with the younger one born in 2015.

Gorgeous Brown regularly appears on Peterson's Instagram posts along with their two children. It seems that the American football running back for the Washington Redskins is living the life of a true family man without any extra-marital affairs.

We wish to see them living the wonderful life along with every step of their journey of life.

Adrian Peterson Has Fathered Between 6-8 Children 

Peterson has been marked as one of the most prolific fathers in sports history along with other stars including Kenny Anderson, Mike Tyson, Shawn Kemp, and Vladimir Guerrero.

Multiple sources mentioned that he has around 6 to 8 kids in total with different women. One of those women reportedly came forward and revealed that he has up to seven kids.  

Erica Syion, a former dancer came forward and spilled the beans on 'TMZ Live'. She, however, made things clear that Peterson dutifully pays his child support. She emailed Media Take Out and claimed that she's the mother of Peterson's second child and the oldest son named Anthony.

He came to know about one of his sons when he was in the coma at a  hospital in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. His 2-year-old son died after suffering injuries at the hands of Joseph Patterson, the boyfriend of Ann Doohen in 2013.

Bobby Ruffin who was initially believed to be the father of the deceased baby boy went on Facebook and revealed the whole situation. As per TMZ, here's what Ruffin wrote on Facebook after Peterson received all the words of sympathy for his sons' early death:  

"So tired of this poor Adrian Peterson sh*t. Let me blow all your minds. The boy who died was my son."

"Yes A.P. he was the biological father but I raised him and he carried my name. Tyrese Robert Ruffin. I don’t blame AP for not really caring cuz him and I both found out recently who the biological father was."

"AP met my son for the first time yest when my son was already in coma. I was here today when we pulled the plug, not him. He was happily practicing and has no problem playing on Sunday."

"So yea this isn’t all out yet but I’m sick of the poor AP sh*t. He didn’t know or even meet my son. Sorry for the outburst but put yourself in my place."

Peterson was arrested in September 2014 after being accused of physical assault to one of his son. He was put on probation and fined $4000 for his action but didn't serve any jail time.

After all, the NFL suspended him until 15 April 2015 after the case was settled.   

CAPTION: Adrian Peterson with his daughter SOURCE: Larry Brown Sports

As stated in a 2009 E:60 profile, he shared that he has two children who lived with their mothers in Texas. His lovely daughter was four years old in 2009. He has another daughter living in Minnesota with a waitress at a famous Minnesota club.

Adrian Peterson: Quick Facts

  • Born on 21 March 1985 in Palestine, Texas.
  • His father Nelson Peterson and mother Bonita Brown were both star athletes while attending the Idaho State University and the University of Houston respectively.
  • His brother named Brian Peterson died at the age of 9 being hit by a drunk driver while on his bicycle.
  • He attended Palestine High School where he was active playing football, basketball, and track.
  • He joined the University of Oklahoma where he played for coach Bob Stoops in Oklahoma Sooners football team from 2004-2006.
  • For the 2012 NFL season, he received the NFL MVP Award and the AP NFL Offensive Player of the Year Award.
  • He became the third fastest player reaching 10,000 rushing yards in NFL history in the 2013 season.
  • He signed a one year contract with the Washington Redskins on 20 August 2018.
  • As per Celebrity net worth, he has a net worth of about $30 million while it is about $18 million as per the Richest.