Saints, free-agent RB Adrian Peterson in negotiations

Former Vikings RB Adrian Peterson to Sign with Saints Reports say

It won't take long for Peterson to play his old team, as the Saints and Vikings play on Monday Night Football in Week 1 at Minnesota. General manager Rick Spielman said then the door was still open for Peterson to return but then announced Peterson wouldn't be back after the Vikings signed running back Latavius Murray as a free agent March 16.

Peterson will have to prove his worth after missing 13 games last season with a knee injury, and prove he'll be OK off the field after missing 15 games in 2014 following child-abuse charges. Ingram finished as the No. 10 Fantasy running back in standard leagues, and he's been good for Fantasy owners in each of the past three seasons.

Peterson, a four-time first-team AP All-Pro and seven-time Pro Bowler, has rushed for 11,747 yards and 97 touchdowns in his career. And how do you feel about New Orleans being the Minnesota Vikings first regular season opponent during the 2017 season?

Let's face it - the entire Saints season will get a little more dramatic, with two all-time greats in Peterson and Drew Brees trying to make at least one more deep playoff run.

Unless they select a running back later this week at the NFL Draft, it seems the Giants' depth chart will remain the same concerning the position. "They are headed in the direction of a new contract for Adrian Peterson".

Malcolm Butler might be staying with the Patriots after all.

-The San Francisco 49ers are "still strongly considering" taking a quarterback with the No. 2 overall pick in this week's NFL Draft.

Peterson would especially thrive in Sean Payton's offense because he wouldn't be asked to carry the load.

Speculation regarding free agent running back Adrian Peterson and the Green Bay Packers may soon come to an anticlimactic end.

The 6-foot-1, 238-pound Compton registered a career-high 104 tackles (60 solo) in 2016 - his third full season with the Redskins.

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