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Former Mustang Peterson Gets Shot At Professional Football

Posted: Sunday, June 19th, 2011 at 5:54 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS Sports-Derek Cardwell

Former P-C-M Football Standout E-J Peterson is getting his chance to play football on the professional level. Peterson this week signed a free agent contract with the Iowa Barnstormers of the Arena League. After P-C-M, Peterson played at Grand View in Des Moines where he was a star linebacker. Last fall Peterson had 86 total tackles with 62 being unassisted. He also racked up eight tackles for loss, 3.5 sacks, three forced fumbles, and two interceptions. In his first game with the Barnstormers, they fell to Dallas 65-55.