Listen: AP thanks the Vikings organization for all their support

Peterson said that he's, "forever indebted" to Minnesota.

Adrian Peterson tweeted out a message to Vikings fans on Friday, thanking them for their support over the years.

"As I embark on this new journey, I want to take this time to thank all my Viking fans, who have been supportive for a decade plus," Peterson said.

A message to my fans and @Vikings family

— Adrian Peterson (@AdrianPeterson) May 6, 2017

Minnesota's all-time leading rusher signed with the New Orleans Saints in April. Coincidentally, the Vikings open their regular season against the Saints on Monday Night Football at U.S. Bank Stadium.

Earlier this month, Peterson told that he plans "to run for about 150-200 yards" against his former teammates.

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