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Saints Adrian Peterson discusses facing his former team in Week 1

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Former NFL MVP Adrian Peterson was cut loose by the Minnesota Vikings this past February, thus becoming a free agent. After speaking with numerous teams, including the Green Bay Packers, New England Patriots, Oakland Raiders and Seattle Seahawks, “All Day” opted to sign on with the NFC South […]

Minnesota Vikings release former NFL MVP Adrian Peterson

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) The Minnesota Vikings have decided to part ways with former NFL MVP and legendary team running back Adrian Peterson. “All-Day” was due to count for an $18 million hit against the Vikings salary cap in 2017, which would have been twice as much as any other running back […]

Vikings vs. 49ers Preview

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       The San Francisco 49ers will open their 2015 NFL season at home against the Minnesota Vikings tonight, in what will be the second game featured on Monday Night Football. San Francisco struggled on offense during the preseason, scoring just two touchdowns in four games. The […]

Adrian Peterson returns to the Vikings‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       Minnesota Vikings fans can breathe a long sigh of relief. That’s because star running back and former NFL MVP Adrian Peterson reported to OTA’s earlier this week. Peterson’s return to Minnesota puts an end to any possible trade or retirement talks. The return of “All […]

Coach Zimmer: We have no plans to trade Peterson!

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       If Adrian Peterson decides to lace up his football cleats for the 2015 NFL season, he will almost certainly be doing so in a Minnesota Vikings uniform. Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer spoke to the media about the ‘Peterson situation’ earlier today: “I’m not going […]

GM expects Peterson to return to Vikings‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman recently told Twin Cities reporters that he expects Adrian Peterson to be a part of his football team this season: “We expect Adrian Peterson to be part of our football team.” Spielman’s comments come less than a week after […]