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 2 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 [USA Today: Redskins Wire] – Former Redskins safety offers highly-critical comments on Jay Gruden and Josh Norman [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – Redskins Saturday Spotlight: Submit questions for midseason mailbag Redskins refuses to trade LT Trent Williams Report: Redskins will not trade OL Trent Williams during the season [USA Today: Redskins Wire] – Keys to the Redskins pulling off a major upset over the San Francisco 49ers [USA Today: Redskins Wire] – NFL Draft: Who was drafted in the 2015 first round? [Washington Post] – Five keys for the Redskins against the 49ers 15 key questions for NFL Week 7 [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – Redskins QB Dwayne Haskins progressing, drawing praise from coaches [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – Redskins Week 7 Reality Checks – The Shanahan Revenge Game [SB Nation: Hogs Haven] – The Daily Twitter: 19 October 2019 [Washington Post] – Redskins will be without Vernon Davis and Chris Thompson on Sunday against the 49ers 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.