The brand new rule on NFL jersey numbers has provoked numerous opinions and response across the league. Now, we’ve got the primary recognized high-profile participant to reap the benefits of the rule.
Cornerback Patrick Peterson revealed on Sunday that he’ll be carrying No. 7 with the Minnesota Vikings, a quantity beforehand unavailable to NFL defensive backs. Peterson wore the quantity in faculty at LSU, however because of the earlier restrictions, wore No. 21 up till now within the NFL.