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Adrian Peterson

'I'm 200% Innocent'

7/13/2012 11:02 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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NFL star Adrian Peterson insists ... he did NOT resist arrest last week outside a Houston nightclub after allegedly shoving an off-duty police officer -- claiming, "I'm 200% innocent."

The Minnesota Vikings running back just spoke inside a Houston courthouse, telling reporters, "I didn't push, shove, touch anything or anyone, especially an officer."

He added, "I definitely don't have a problem with the Houston PD. This involves two individual officers that I have an issue with. Once everything is settled, the truth will come out."

Peterson was at court this morning for his arraignment on the resisting arrest charge -- but the arraignment was postponed to August.

On his way out, Peterson was asked if the incident was a run-of-the-mill drinking situation that got out of hand -- and Peterson responded, "Yeah, pretty much."

As for the off-duty officers involved in the arrest -- Peterson's lawyer says they were all in uniform at the time.

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31.

Stonefree    

He's a great football player who I hope comes back a full 200% this season.

832 days ago
32.

billybob    

If 100% is a turn of 180 degree, than your 200% innocence is a 100% guilty, and your are back in the face of danger, you dumbass...

832 days ago
33.

Kari    

If you had said 300%, then I know it would have been true, but at 200%--no.

832 days ago
34.

Talamox    

He's a great running back. Hope he comes back strong this year.

832 days ago
35.

Snowman with a Turnip Nose    

If at math you're sh#t - they must acquit!

832 days ago
36.

Fools Rush In    

200% Innocent, 400% Guilty, best two out of three wins!

832 days ago
37.

Greg     

What a whinny lil punk. He aint no better than any other stupid ni--er out there sellin crack.

831 days ago
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