Home Sports Redskin How Adrian Peterson is fighting back, claiming in court filings he doesn’t... SportsRedskin How Adrian Peterson is fighting back, claiming in court filings he doesn’t owe the entire $7.5 million (and rising) debt August 15, 2019 1 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Washington Redskins running back Adrian Peterson told reporters Tuesday he would not comment on a lawsuit filed against him by a lender claiming he had defaulted on a multi-million dollar loan. Less than 24 hours after he spoke, his lawyers filed his response to the creditor seeking a ruling for more than $7.5 million from the player (up 44 percent from the original amount). In the latest filing, Peterson claims the lender, DeAngelo Vehicle Services (DVS), may have — yes, “may have” — forgiven $2 million of the original $5.2 million loan he took out in 2016. And he wants another $1 million taken off if the lender collects on an insurance policy. The dueling figures set up a high-stakes hearing next week in which the lender is seeking a ruling from the judge that the running back now owes them the $7.5 million, while Peterson wants the court to order extensive discovery into DVS starting with a 2017 tax form. “A 1099-C cancellation of debt was filed… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Washington Redskins Morning Clips: 8/25 [NFL: Videos] – Washington Redskins linebacker Montez Sweat showed up in preseason Week 3 | Baldy's Breakdowns – NFL Videos Redskins officially announce QB Case Keenum as Week 1 starter Redskins officially name Case Keenum as their starting quarterback [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Landon Collins Is Clicking With The Rest Of The Secondary [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – Redskins: Luck’s retirement should have Jordan Reed pondering his future [SB Nation: Hogs Haven] – Skins Stats & Snaps: Redskins @ Falcons (Offense) Derrius Guice proves health and confidence in his first preseason action [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – Former Redskins QB Robert Griffin III gives Andrew Luck respect on Twitter [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – Redskins could look to trade veteran QB to Colts in wake of Andrew Luck’s retirement [USA Today: Redskins Wire] – Adrian Peterson ranked among NFL's best in broken tackles last year [SB Nation: Hogs Haven] – The Daily Twitter: 25 August 2019 – The Andrew Luck retirement early edition LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.