MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) Adrian Peterson is coming to a breakfast table near you.

The Vikings running back is appearing on three limited-edition Wheaties boxes, one of which is released this week.

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According to Wheaties marketing manager Jim Wilson, A.P. is a natural fit for their product.

“Adrian embodies the heart of a champion whether he’s scoring touchdowns or giving back to his community,” Wilson said.

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Peterson says he’s honored to appear on the iconic cereal box.

“I never thought that as a kid that I would actually be on the same box that once had my childhood heroes on it,” Peterson said. “I am blessed and fortunate to have such an incredible honor.”

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The first Adrian Peterson Wheaties box is now available in stores.

Adrian Peterson's Wheaties Box