Last week the NFL released the 2017 schedule which featured a Monday Night Football home opener for the Minnesota Vikings, who host the New Orleans Saints at U.S. Bank Stadium. Now, it looks like they will face a very familiar face in that game.
Has Adrian Peterson played his last game as a member of the Minnesota Vikings? Today, the Vikings announced they will not will not exercise the 2017 option Peterson's contract. That move means that he will become an unrestricted free agent on Thursday, March 9.
Earlier this week, Adrian Peterson made headlines by returning to the Minnesota Vikings practice field with the intention to play week 16 in Green Bay. Today, he made headlines again by announcing he wants to play sooner.
There has been much speculation since Adrian Peterson went down with a knee injury Sunday night against the Green Bay Packers on just how long he would be out. Today we found out that his best long-term option is the worst scenario for the current season...