Adrian Peterson: Cut by Cards

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Peterson likely will look for a new home, as David Johnson (hand) figures to gobble up the vast majority of backfield snaps in Arizona.

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Arizona Cardinals will cut the veteran running back on Monday after he spent the latter half of last season with the team.

A December neck injury ultimately cost Peterson the end of the season as well.

That bonus was part of the two-year deal that Peterson signed with the Saints last offseason and acquired by the Cardinals when they traded for Peterson in October.

New York Jets working on deal for Teddy Bridgewater
He was a Pro Bowl selection after his second season and was largely considered a rising star at his position before the injury. The Vikings have offered the free agent quarterback a three-year, $86 million deal, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport .

Peterson, who turns 33 this month, was once the league's premier running back for the Minnesota Vikings. He also rushed for 97 of his 99 career touchdowns with the Vikings.

Peterson signed on with the New Orleans Saints previous year but was traded to the Arizona Cardinals early in the season.

He racked up a pair of 100-yard games for the Cardinals and finished as the team's leading rusher with 448 yards and two touchdowns in six games.

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