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According to reports, Adrian Peterson is leaving the Minnesota Vikings organization and heading south to play with the New Orleans Saints.

NFL.com is reporting that the seven-time Pro Bowl running back has signed a two-year deal with the New Orleans Saints worth $7 million, with $3.5 million guaranteed.

“I am excited to be joining the New Orleans Saints,” Peterson told ESPN’s Josina Anderson. “I’m really looking forward to this opportunity. Most importantly, I chose this team because it just felt right within my spirit.”

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