BREAKING: Vikings will not exercise 2017 option on Adrian Peterson's contract. The RB will become an unrestricted free agent on March 9th. pic.twitter.com/d38q7TwT2c— NFL Network (@nflnetwork) February 28, 2017
Minnesota Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman announced on Tuesday morning that 2012 MVP running back Adrian Peterson will not be returning to the Vikings in 2017. Peterson will now become a free agent on March 9. Is he a fit for the Seattle Seahawks?
So after 10 years in Minnesota, Adrian Peterson will become a free agent in 9 days. Here's Vikings GM Rick Spielman's statement. pic.twitter.com/yEOnXI7Bie— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) February 28, 2017