Adrian Peterson Says NFL Players Work in 'Modern-Day Slavery' - NFL - NESN.com Hey Adrian - I have news for you. Without the owners, you don't get paid a $7 figure salary. Some people should just keep their mouths shut. Claiming his job is the equivalent of slavery??? Guy clearly doesn't know his frigging history. Hey Adrian - Slaves didn't have $7 figure salaries, top notch medical facilities, top notch training facilities, and get to play a GAME..