Adrian Peterson brave in face of awkward TMZ query


We all know the (possibly apocryphal) Super Bowl story about Doug Williams being asked how long he'd been a black quarterback.

It was dumb.

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Twenty-five years later, we have a new challenger for hilariously inept race-based NFL queries. Not surprisingly, it comes from the airport-dwellers over at TMZ.

In the video above, you'll see Minnesota Vikings running back and reigning league MVP Adrian Peterson patiently respond to lunk-headed questioning about gay players and the NFL.

Then watch said lunkhead crash to the pavement like a Chris Farley character. On balance, this is worth your time. Just barely.

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